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The Race to Recreate Breast Milk Without the Breast

Companies are harnessing biotech to make bespoke milk

For many new mothers, the “breast is best” advice given by doctors can seem hopelessly unrealistic. Not all women have the time or support they need to breastfeed, and some have trouble producing enough milk or getting their baby to latch.

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Future Human is a science publication from Medium about the survival of our species. It is run by the OneZero editorial team, which also publishes stories about major forces in technology through its namesake publication and stories about gadgets on Debugger.

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Emily Mullin

Emily Mullin

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.

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