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on May 15, 2019

Lab-grown meat may provide taurine for vegan dog, cat food

Most taurine supplemented into pet food comes from industrial laboratories, knocking it out of the running for clean label.

Taurine from lab-grown meat may allow pet food formulators to make vegan and vegetarian dog and cat foods, while avoiding dilated cardiomyopathy and adhering to the clean label trend.

Taurine, essential for cat health and popular in human energy drinks, occurs naturally in animals’ bodies, which makes that source of…

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