Welcome everyone to Episode 78 of The Stem Cell Podcast where we discuss the stem cell hamburger. Please visit stemcellpodcast.com for all of our episodes and to sign up for the newsletter.
The Science Round Up
We begin with the world famous Science Round Up and discuss the latest science/stem cell news including:
- Time for an update to science text books?
- Identifying HIV patient 0.
- Ancient monkey “hook-ups.”
- Stem cell hamburgers?
- Reactive oxygen species and blood stem cells.
- New iPSC discovery.
The interview with Dr. Mark Post
For the interview portion of the show, sponsored by STEMCELL Technologies, we bring on Mark Post, professor of vascular physiology at the Maastricht University. Dr. Post is an innovator being the creator of the world’s first lab grown hamburger. Mark’s work has been highlighted in main stream media and he has given a TEDx talk about his technology and the meat industry. Recently Mark was back in the news with an announcement that the cost of these stem cell burgers has significantly come down. After this we close the show with a signature SCP rant. Enjoy! [Read more…]