The patent filing describes a novel process for achieving a
higher degree of fat differentiation and significantly lowering
costs for cultivated fat production
NESS ZIONA, Israel, Oct. 6, 2022
/PRNewswire/ -- Steakholder Foods Ltd. (NASDAQ: STKH), (formerly
MeaTech 3D: $MITC), an international deep-tech cultured meat
company, is pleased to announce that it has filed a provisional
patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
(USPTO), regarding methods and systems for adipocytes
The patent application details a new and improved process for
differentiating stem cells into fat (increasing cultivated fat
yields from stem cells), which is more easily reproducible and
cost-effective than current methods. This patent filing is the
latest step in Steakholder Foods' push to reduce global dependence
on animal-derived components.
To date, Steakholder Foods' patent portfolio, fully owned by
Steakholder Foods group companies, includes a granted patent and 15
Arik Kaufman, Steakholder
Foods' Chief Executive Officer &
Founder: "The filing of this provisional patent
application represents another step forward in Steakholder Foods'
ongoing mission to reduce the cost and complexity of cultured fat
production, and strengthens our fully-owned patent portfolio. We
are excited by the potential to use healthier, plant-sourced
cell-culturing inputs in our hybrid as well as bioprinted
About Steakholder Foods Patent Portfolio
Steakholder Foods seeks to obtain patent protection for its
technologies, as well as registering other intellectual property
rights for its business and technology assets in the United States and internationally.
Steakholder Foods aims to protect the technology, inventions and
improvements that are commercially important to the development of
its business, using the most effective and efficient intellectual
property instruments, including patents, trademarks, and trade
To date, the Steakholder Foods group companies have a portfolio
of one granted patent and 15 patent applications with the USPTO and
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) filed through the
International Patent System. These applications relate to two main
fields (mechanical and biological), covering Steakholder Foods'
activities, products, and much of its supply chain, both pre- and
About Steakholder Foods
Steakholder Foods Ltd., formerly MeaTech 3D Ltd., is an
international deep-tech food company at the forefront of the
cultured meat revolution. The company initiated activities in 2019
and is listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the ticker "STKH"
(formally MITC). Steakholder Foods maintains facilities in Rehovot,
Israel and Antwerp, Belgium and has recently expanded
activities to the US.
The company is developing a slaughter-free solution for
producing a variety of beef, chicken, pork, and seafood products —
both as raw materials and whole cuts — as an alternative to
industrialized farming and fishing. With its membership in the UN
Global Compact, Steakholder Foods is committed to act in support of
issues embodied in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
(SDGs) which include strengthening food security, decreasing carbon
footprint, and conserving water and land resources.
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