• Pharmaceutical
  • This conference will have a variety of plenary lectures, session lectures and poster presentations, Scientific Exhibitions, Panel Discussions, and the B2B meetings with world renowned speakers, biotechnologists, pharmaceutical professionals and leading specialists involved in biotechnology and bioengineering. (rsc.org)
  • In the late 20th and early 21st centuries, biotechnology has expanded to include new and diverse sciences such as genomics, recombinant gene techniques, applied immunology, and development of pharmaceutical therapies and diagnostic tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the growth of pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology consulting has recently developed into an industry of its own and separated from the management consulting industry that traditionally also provides technological advice on R&D projects to various industries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Puma Biotechnology is a publicly-traded pharmaceutical company (NASDAQGS: PBYI) headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. Puma in-licenses intermediate-stage drug candidates for further development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bioremediation
  • Understanding Biotechnology presents careful and complete introductions to cloning, gene therapy, pharmacogenomics, molecular markers, forensic DNA, bioremediation, and biodiversity, as well as a full chapter on the risks of bioterrorism. (informit.com)
  • biological sciences
  • for biotech, its actually two words with two meanings: biosciences, for all biological sciences, and biotechnology. (wikipedia.org)
  • In many instances, it is also dependent on knowledge and methods from outside the sphere of biology including: bioinformatics, a new brand of computer science bioprocess engineering biorobotics chemical engineering Conversely, modern biological sciences (including even concepts such as molecular ecology) are intimately entwined and heavily dependent on the methods developed through biotechnology and what is commonly thought of as the life sciences industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Both start-up and established organizations would hire biotechnology consultants mainly to receive an independent and professional advice from key opinion leaders, individuals with extensive knowledge and experience in a particular area of biotechnology or biological sciences, and, often, to outsource their projects for implementation by well qualified individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • defines
  • The American Chemical Society defines biotechnology as the application of biological organisms, systems, or processes by various industries to learning about the science of life and the improvement of the value of materials and organisms such as pharmaceuticals, crops, and livestock. (wikipedia.org)
  • commercialization
  • Biotechnology consulting (or biotech consulting) refers to the practice of assisting organizations involved in research and commercialization of biotechnology in improving their methods and efficiency of production, and approaches to R&D. This assistance is usually provided in the form of specialized technological advice and sharing of expertise. (wikipedia.org)
  • This has also been fueled by the impact various conflicts of interests can have on commercialization when biotechnology organizations contract services from academic institutions or government scientists This is exemplified by the successful emergence of a large number of consulting companies dedicated exclusively to servicing the biotech industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three years later EnCor moved into rented lab space at the Sid Martin Biotechnology Incubator, a facility dedicated to commercialization of intellectual property generated in the University of Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • farmers
  • Through early biotechnology, the earliest farmers selected and bred the best suited crops, having the highest yields, to produce enough food to support a growing population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Throughout the history of agriculture, farmers have inadvertently altered the genetics of their crops through introducing them to new environments and breeding them with other plants - one of the first forms of biotechnology. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first food product produced through biotechnology was sold in 1990, and by 2003, 7 million farmers were utilizing biotech crops. (wikipedia.org)
  • innovation
  • The Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies (CBIS) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute interweaves life sciences, physical sciences, and engineering into the fields of biotechnology and medicine, opening exciting new pathways to innovation and discovery. (rpi.edu)
  • company
  • Researchers at a Worcester, Massachusetts, biotechnology company, Advanced Cell Technology, succeeded in creating the world'sfirst cloned human embryos. (informit.com)
  • NASDAQ: KZIA), an Australian oncology-focused biotechnology company, is pleased to announce that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Orphan Drug. (kctv5.com)
  • InNexus Biotechnology, Inc.. was a drug company based in British Columbia, Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company would soon change its name to Pierce Biotechnology, Inc. to reflect its focus and expertise on these growing areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, the company formerly known as Pierce Chemical Company and Pierce Biotechnology Inc. is the research & development and manufacturing location for Thermo Scientific Pierce Protein Research Products. (wikipedia.org)
  • EnCor Biotechnology is a United States company that manufactures antibodies to neural and yeast proteins. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pharmacopeia was a public biotechnology company that pioneered the field of small molecule combinatorial chemistry. (wikipedia.org)
  • processes
  • Biotechnology is the use of living systems and organisms to develop or make products, or "any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, or derivatives thereof, to make or modify products or processes for specific use" (UN Convention on Biological Diversity, Art. (wikipedia.org)
  • food
  • The timing of evaluation of genebank accessions and the effects of biotechnology by Bonwoo Koo, Brian Wright, International Food Policy Research Institute. (google.com)
  • Looking back on the last few years, it is difficult to imagine life without biotechnology.Biotechnology is everywhere you look, from food in the grocery store, to routine medical treatmentsin the hospital. (informit.com)
  • The scientific consensus around the safety of new and established biotechnology-based breeding is stronger than any other scientific issues around food regulations. (fao.org)
  • For thousands of years, humankind has used biotechnology in agriculture, food production, and medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Agriculture
  • Biotechnology will have an increasingly profound impact on human health, agriculture, the environment, and society itself. (informit.com)
  • 3. Introduction Introduction Biotechnology is one of the fastest growing sectors worldwide and is reshaping the life science and agriculture industries. (slideshare.net)
  • technologies
  • Yet some of the oldest technologies were biotechnologies e.g. the manufacture of yoghurt, sauercraut, leavened bread, salami, wine, beer involved live organisms and things like the vegetable tanning of leather might also be considered a biotechnology. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Helps students go beyond the biased, superficial, emotional, or self-interested discussions of biotechnology often found in the media. (informit.com)
  • commercial
  • EnCor Biotechnology was formed in at the end of 1999 to market antibody reagents originally made for research purposes, but which also had some commercial potential. (wikipedia.org)
  • focus
  • The company's focus soon began to shift from concentrating on manufacturing bulk chemical products toward the development and production of high-purity reagents for biotechnology research. (wikipedia.org)
  • potential
  • The key question addressed by this project is: What is the real potential for Israeli biotechnology and what must Israel do to realize it? (slideshare.net)
  • 4. Executive summary B. Executive Summary I. Biotechnology Global Trends And Potential For Israel The biotechnology market is expected to grow by 12% annually and to generate over $40Bn revenues in 2004 (potentially $100M by 2010). (slideshare.net)
  • sector
  • To help accomplish this, it hosts the BIO convention in May every year, where businesses in the biotechnology sector from across the world meet, many lectures on biotechnology and advancements in the sector in the past year are delivered, and the sanofi-aventis international BioGENEius Challenge is held. (wikipedia.org)
  • field
  • Gives students insight into the powerfully important role now played by computers in biotechnology-exposing them to an exciting field of study many may wish to pursue. (informit.com)
  • animals
  • The wide concept of "biotech" or "biotechnology" encompasses a wide range of procedures for modifying living organisms according to human purposes, going back to domestication of animals, cultivation of the plants, and "improvements" to these through breeding programs that employ artificial selection and hybridization. (wikipedia.org)