Bottle of beer made from genetically modified yeast, England, 1995

Made:
1995 in England
maker:
BRF International

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Beer brewed using genetically modified yeast, December 1995

Genetically modified yeast was used to brew this beer… purely for research purposes. The brewers, BRF International, were investigating organisms present in yeast that could potentially spoil the taste of regular beer.

Details

Category:
Biotechnology
Object Number:
1996-297
type:
bottle
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
credit:
BRF International
status:
Permanent collection

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