Some of the world's richest people think that one day you'll be eating chicken, duck, and beef that's been grown in a lab.
Bill Gates, Richard Branson, Twitch cofounder Kyle Vogt, and Kimbal Musk — brother of Elon Musk — are among several high-profile backers of Memphis Meats, a San Francisco startup which develops meat from stem cells
The company has raised a $17 million (£13.3 million) Series A round led by DFJ.
Food giant Cargill, venture capital firm Atomico, New Crop Capital, SOSV, Fifty Years, KBW Ventures, Inevitable Ventures and author Suzy Welsh all joined the round.
The new round brings Memphis Meats' total funding to $22 million (£17 million)