Biotechnology by Christopher Lewis

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What you did Why you did it Results Reference earlier work? Also for Quality Keys to Successful Biotech products Keys to Successful Biotech products 1. 2. 3. 4. • • Availability of labor force Skilled labor force Power Good Universities nearby: For retraining For new ideas 1. National and international labor pool 2. Raw materials 3. Marketing • Clear trend and need 1. FDA approval Record Keeping Inventory control logs Process Steps SOP ect If it’s not written it’s not done Love it Live it • • Clinical trails GMP apply to: • • • • • • Quality Manufacture Processing Packing Storage Validation of each process PAT (Process Anylitical Technology) should be built in and by desighn 1.

Other recent changes in agriculture include hydroponics, plant breeding, hybridization, gene manipulation, better management of soil nutrients, and improved weed control. Genetic engineering has yielded crops which have capabilities beyond those of naturally occurring plants, such as higher yields and disease resistance. Modified seeds germinate faster, and thus can be grown in an extended growing area. Genetic engineering of plants has proven controversial, particularly in the case of herbicide-resistant plants.

Computers have become an essential tool for farm management. Farming, ploughing rice paddy, in Indonesia. According to the National Academy of Engineering in the US, agricultural mechanization is one of the 20 greatest engineering achievements of the 20th century. 5 people. Today, due to advances in agricultural technology, a single farmer can feed over 130 people. This comes at a cost, however. A large energy input, often from fossil fuel, are required to maintain such high levels of output. In recent years, some aspects of intensive industrial agriculture have been the subject of increasing discussion.

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