biotech biotech  /ˈbaɪ oʊ ˌtɛk/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of molecular biology that studies the use of microorganisms to perform specific industrial processes

Usage(s):

  1. Many scientists believe biotech could raise overall crop productivity in developing countries as much as 25% and help prevent the loss of those crops after they are harvested.
  2. Now Mullen, 44, and the biotech industry are coming of age together only this time it's no accident.
  3. Now Mullen, 44, and the biotech industry are coming of age together only this time it's no accident.

News

  1. Biotech Stock Mailbag: PTC Therapeutics, Vanda, MannKind

    Biotech columnist Adam Feuerstein answers readers' questions about healthcare companies. Click to view a price quote on PTCT .        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: TheStreet.com

  2. 3 Biotech Companies to Watch This Summer

    Stock-moving events are ahead for these biotech companies.        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  3. Biotech's Next Big Thing: Biogen

    Biogen Idec's earnings will be the next big thing in biotech says TheStreet Sr. Columnist Adam Feuerstein.        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: TheStreet.com

Quotes

  • "Many biotech companies whose products have not yet made their way to market will be in a stronger position to carry out clinical trials and product development because of this provision," said Jim Greenwood, president and CEO of the...
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Jim Greenwood Source: ThomasNet Industrial News Room

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