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"using living things to create products or to do tasks for humans"
About Biotechnology - Biotech
Biotechnology is the practice of using plants, animals and micro-organisms such as bacteria, as well as biological processes - such as the ripening of fruit or the bacteria that break down compost , the fermentation of alcohol for some benefit.
For example, biotechnology is used in in industry, medicine and agriculture to produce foods, medicines, test for diseases and remove waste.
Biotechnology has formed the basis of learning about people and diseases and has underpinned the development of treatments.
Agriculture and food production applications:
Topics covered on BioPortfolio:
Biological Bioport https://twitter.com/BiologicalB
Stem Cells https://twitter.com/stemcellnews
Clone Expressed Gene
Human Genetic Engineering
Hybridoma (hybrid cell)
Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Recombinant DNA Technology