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Lab-Grown Meat, backed by Bill Gates & Tyson Foods, Meets FDA

Lab-Grown Meat, backed by Bill Gates & Tyson Foods, Meets FDA

There are lab-grown meat startups relying on animal cells to produce beef, poultry and seafood products for consumers. Companies like Memphis Meats Inc. and Future Meat Technologies have taken advantage of creating cultured meat, an alternative to r..

Twitter to join S&P 500, replacing Monsanto

Twitter to join S&P 500, replacing Monsanto

Dow Jones Indices announced that Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) will be joining the S&P 500 replacing Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) in the index. Monsanto, an agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation, will be removed from the S&..

Gilead Shares Fall After Hepatitis C treatment Sales Plunge

Gilead Shares Fall After Hepatitis C treatment Sales Plunge

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) reported its first quarter financial results after market close on Tuesday and missed analysts estimates. Shares fell by 7 percent after the opening bell on Wednesday.For the first quarter, Gilead reported revenue..

Elon Musk Predicts Mars Colonization by 2024

Elon Musk Predicts Mars Colonization by 2024

Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX, presented his new updated plan for the colonization of Mars at The International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide, Australia on Friday. But he said that the biggest problem for the company would be the expenses."..

Younited Credit Stumps Up $47.8 million

Younited Credit Stumps Up $47.8 million

Younited Credit is creating the world's largest crowdfunding platform inside continental Europe. The French startup has raised about $47.8 million. The money will be used to launch their products in a number of new countries. The cash will enabl..

Bayer Partnership with Start-Up in Agri Niche

Bayer Partnership with Start-Up in Agri Niche

A partnership has been announced between German company Bayer and a biotech start-up based in Boston to enable crops to make their own fertilizer. The move which is expected to make waves in the agriculture sector will give substantial impetus to Bo..

IBM invests $240 for AI research with MIT

IBM invests $240 for AI research with MIT

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced on Thursday that the two plan for 10 year, $240 million investment to create the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab. The lab’s purpose is to research fund..