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Dutch scientist Mark Post displays samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011.    REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Dutch scientist Mark Post displays samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Dutch scientist Mark Post displays samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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Dutch scientist Mark Post poses with samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011.    REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Dutch scientist Mark Post poses with samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Dutch scientist Mark Post poses with samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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Dutch scientist Mark Post examines samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Dutch scientist Mark Post examines samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Dutch scientist Mark Post examines samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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Samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, are seen at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011.     REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, are seen at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Samples of in-vitro meat, or cultured meat grown in a laboratory, are seen at the University of Maastricht November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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