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‘Shroom FitBit: Processors In Tech Wearables Could Be Replaced With Fungi Mycelium, New Study Finds

4 Mins Read In a recent study titled ‘Reactive fungal wearable‘, researchers explore the use of fungi as a potential candidate to produce sustainable textiles that can be used as eco-friendly bio wearables, for instance, the processors in tech wearables like Fitbits could be replaced by incorporating mushroom mycelium. The joint research venture undertaken by the University of […]

Asian Investors Back Mushlabs In US$10M Round To Scale-Up Mushroom-Based Alt Protein

3 Mins Read Biotech startup Mushlabs has recently raised US$10 million in a Series A funding round for its mushroom-fermentation technology. The financing round was led by Singapore’s VisVires New Protein and Switzerland’s Redalpine, with participation from existing investors including Hong Kong-based Happiness Capital.  Germany-based startup Mushlabs, who was part of ProVeg Incubator, has secured a US$10 million […]