Think about the medical and technological advances that have occurred over the past few years. The human genome was mapped. We can clone. People are performing stem cell research and its potential to ...
Along with the advancement and expansion of biotechnology, the need to establish or support marketing opportunities is important for the new products. This market is composed of the development, manuf...
Biotechnology has been practiced for thousands of years. It dates back to when man first learned how to plant crops or breed animals. The discovery of fermentation defined its beginning. The natural p...
The methods of biotechnology involved include genetic engineering (GE), genomics and bioinformatics, marker-assisted selection, micropropagation, tissue culture, cloning, artificial insemination, ...
A while ago, I rallied scientists all over the world to stand up and defend the science behind genetically modified foods. I did this out of concern that anti-technology activists are drowning scie...
The UN convention on Biological Diversity has defined Biotechnology as "'Biotechnology' means any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, or derivatives thereof, t...
For a month now, reports of dead cattle have occupied the centre stage in the Warangal, Khammam and Adilabad Districts of the Telengana area of Andhra Pradesh in India (Deccan Herald, February 7, 2...
Dr. C Kameswara RaoYaenabaavi farmers have cited several reasons for not cultivating Bt cotton:expensive seed; more sucking pests; new root and drying diseases; reduced soil fertility; death of she...
IntroductionSince ages, man has quest to search for new things. His thirst for knowledge opens up various doors for new innovations. These innovations get complex with time to time and sciences add ne...
The European Union (EU) Trade Commissioner, Peter Mandelson, last week, and for the umpteenth time, appealed to European countries to adopt an open approach to agricultural biotechnology and genetical...