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Stories Tagged "protein"

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Beverage Buzz

posted on August 1, 2003 at 8:08 PM

To help bolster the pollination prowess and provide nourishment when pollen and nectar from flowers aren't readily available a smoothie drink has been formulated to provide protein and carbohydrates to honey bees. Full Story

A Fish Tale

posted on June 27, 2003 at 8:06 PM

USDA researchers have developed a test to see if the presence of a certain protein, myosin, correlates with a trout's muscle growth. Muscle is what gives the fish its most tender, delicate flavor. Full Story

Cloned Cheese

posted on January 31, 2003 at 8:01 PM

Scientists in New Zealand have genetically engineered cows that produce milk with higher than normal levels of protein, which would speed the process of making cheese. Full Story

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