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Scientists think cockroach milk could be the superfood of the future
 

Scientists think cockroach milk could be the superfood of the future

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An international team of scientists has just sequenced a protein crystal located in the midgut of cockroaches. The reason?
 
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26 Jul 2016 - General
 
It is referred to as milk but it is not milk . It is a small grainy crystal-like object in a certain species of cockroach that give birth to their young. This crystal like food actually is what they refer to as a whole food. It contains all the amino acids, carbohydrate and minerals that a person need. So do not be surprise when the world in teeming to the brim with human, that is if we stop killing each other, we may not have enough land to grow food to feed everyone of us. Then, we will have ...
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Cockroach milk! I can't wait to drink cockroach milk! As disgusting as it may sound, if what these scientists are claiming is true, that really could be a potent food supplement and a huge advancement in the fight against world hunger. Like the cattle farms we have to produce dairy products, I hope we will not see cockroach farms. Imagine how many cockroaches will be needed yo produce just one litre of 'cockroach milk'. But if they can successfully sequence the molecule and reproduce...
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