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Science  29 Jul 2011:
Vol. 333, Issue 6042, pp. 505-506
DOI: 10.1126/science.333.6042.505-b

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A microbiologist has used the proteins in dairy milk to create the first industrial, all-natural, and eco-friendly fiber fit for the runway. Her dairy-produced threads won an innovation award at the July 2011 Berlin Fashion Week.