Use of living organisms or their products to
make or modify a substance. These include recombinant DNA techniques (genetic
engineering; see) and hybridoma technology.
Industrial application of
the results of biological research, particularly in fields such as recombinant
DNA or gene splicing, which permits the production of synthetic hormones
or enzymes by combining genetic material from different species.
industrial processes that involve the use of biological
systems or their products (e.g., monoclonal antibodies, recombinant proteins
produced by genetically engineered bacteria).
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