Careers in Biotechnology

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The Rosen Publishing Group, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
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Biotechnology is the application of technology to the living world; the manipulation of living things to create products, processes, and services. Biotechnology is most often used to improve agriculture and human health, but it is also being used in other areas. Careers in Biotechnology explores some of these many careers and discusses the education and training needed to achieve them. It also takes a close look at some of the ethical and scientific controversies raging in the field, and explores what the future of biotechnology might hold and the new careers paths that may open up.
 

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Contents

Introduction
4
CHAPTER 2 Jobs in Biotechnology
19
CHAPTER Ql Tne Education Path
30
CHAPTER Bri3ht Future Lnring
41
Glossary
52
For Further Reading
58
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Linley Erin Hall is a freelance writer and editor specializing in science. Hall has a BS in chemistry from Harvey Mood College, where she was one of 37 women in an entering class of 183. Hall worked as a science writer for the Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering at Arizona State University before becoming a full-time writer. She has written two educational books and edited two educational anthologies. She lives in San Francisco.

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