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ALSO CALLED: Biomedical Industry, Biopharmaceutical Industry
DEFINITION: Biotechnology is the use of biological processes, organisms, or systems to manufacture products intended to improve the quality of human life. The earliest biotechnologists were farmers who developed improved species of plants and animals by cross pollenization or cross breeding. In recent years, biotechnology has expanded in sophistication, scope, and applicability.The science of biotechnology can  … 
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Coping with the Explosion of Data in Life Sciences Research: How Storage Is Managed Will Either Advance-- or Slow--the Pace of Biomedical Discovery
sponsored by Ocarina Networks
WHITE PAPER: Ocarina's ECOsystem is a solution that inserts transparently as part of a data center's storage infrastructure.
Posted: 23 Jan 2009 | Published: 23 Jan 2009

Ocarina Networks

Enterprise Contract Management for Life Sciences: Integrating Contract Creation, Administration, and Execution
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: Leading life sciences companies are recognizing the need for synchronized, enterprise-wide pricing and contract management processes. An integrated solution can provide the transparency needed to satisfy auditors, balance pricing with go-to-market strategies, and support sales and finance teams - including accurately predicting margins.
Posted: 04 Jun 2009 | Published: 02 Jun 2009

SAP AG

IFRS in the Life Sciences: Broad implications
sponsored by Deloitte
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides practical industry insights on IFRS for life science executives and includes useful sections on: IFRS challenges and opportunities in life sciences; Implications of IFRS for financial reporting, tax, human resources, mergers and acquisitions, IT, and treasury and much more.
Posted: 04 Sep 2009 | Published: 03 Sep 2009

Deloitte

Managing and Securing Mobile Healthcare Data and Devices
sponsored by Fiberlink Communications
WHITE PAPER: Regulatory compliance tops the list of concerns among healthcare and life sciences IT professionals with 86% of healthcare IT decision-makers rating it as a high or critical priority over the course of the coming year. Check out this paper to find out more!
Posted: 17 Mar 2010 | Published: 17 Mar 2010

Fiberlink Communications

Measuring the Business Impacts of Effective Data: Chapter One of a Three-Part Study
sponsored by Sybase, an SAP company
WHITE PAPER: This study of over 150 Fortune 1000 firms from every major industry or vertical explores issues associated with the lifeblood of today’s enterprises: data. The findings demonstrate the often dramatic impacts that even marginal investments in information technology can have when that technology addresses data quality, usability, and intelligence.
Posted: 02 Nov 2010 | Published: 02 Nov 2010

Sybase, an SAP company

Rising Above the Competition as a Cloud Services Provider: Five Effective Steps for Claiming Your Share of the Pie
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can rise above the competition as a cloud provider, especially by using the five key steps outlined in this resource.
Posted: 06 Apr 2012 | Published: 06 Apr 2012

CA Technologies.

Small Form Factor (SFF) SAS - Meeting the Demanding Requirements in Specific Markets
sponsored by Xtore
WHITE PAPER: SAS technology has been proven to be the most versatile storage solution in data transfer and high performance. Read this white paper to learn about a solution that renders the necessary performance needed for your client's expanding market requirements.
Posted: 22 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Xtore
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BIOTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY DEFINITION (continued): …  be broken down into subdisciplines called red, white, green, and blue. Red biotechnology involves medical processes such as getting organisms to produce new drugs, or using stem cells to regenerate damaged human tissues and perhaps re-grow entire organs. White (also called gray) biotechnology involves industrial processes such as the production of new chemicals or the development of new fuels for vehicles. Green biotechnology applies to agriculture and involves such processes as the development of pest-resistant grains or the accelerated evolution of disease-resistant animals. Blue biotechnology, … 
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