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Biotechnology Industry

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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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KPMG Global Technology Innovation Survey
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: KPMG's Global Technology Innovation Survey identifies 3D printing, internet of things (IoT), and biotech/healthcare IT are among the top five disruptive technologies over the next three years.
Posted: 02 Oct 2014 | Published: 02 Oct 2014

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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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