Areas of Biotechnology

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Oct 23, 2013 (3 years and 9 months ago)

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Biotechnology Research and Presentation

Introduction:


Biotechnology is the use of biology to solve problems in the world
. There are
many different areas of biotechnology that we can explore. You will be assigned a
biotechnology topic, by conducting your
own research, you will answer some
questions and come up with a very short message about your topic that you can
share with the class.

You will be given ½ of the block today and ½ of the block
tomorrow to conduct your research, answer your questions and pr
epare your
message to the class.

Areas of Biotechnology

Circle the one you are assigned

Gene
T
herapy

Stem Cell
Research

Bioinformatics

Cloning

Bioremediation

Genetically
Modified
Organisms

Genetic Testing

Pharmacogenomics


How would you define the area
of biotechnology that you were
assigned?

Be sure to print out one (1) grayscale picture to illustrate
your area of biotechnology.







When did your area of biotechnology
get its start

(write a brief
history)
?





Explain how your area of biotechnology
works
.





Is there anything controversial about your area of biotechnology?

Explain.



What has been the biggest discovery in your area of biotechnology?