Gottlieb: FDA, USDA Still Figuring Out Jurisdiction Of Cultured Meat

July 23, 2018
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said his agency and the U.S. Department of Agriculture are still working out how the federal bodies will regulate cultured meats -- foods resembling meat, poultry and seafood that are produced using small amounts of cells from the animal that the food product is supposed to resemble -- but he reaffirmed that FDA will definitely play a key role in overseeing the budding industry. "There's no question that FDA is going to play a role here...

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