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Related to biotechnical: biotechnology, biotechnical engineering


1. The use of living organisms or biological processes for the purpose of developing useful agricultural, industrial, or medical products, especially by means of techniques, such as genetic engineering, that involve the modification of genes.

bi′o·tech′ni·cal (-nĭ-kəl) adj.
bi′o·tech′no·log′i·cal (-nə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.


relating to biotechnology
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4,018,000soms were spent for biotechnical measures for preserving and reproduction of wild animals.
The subject of the public contract is the complex realization of the landscaping of the arborean interventions, Measures and biotechnical modifications in the park at the object of the hotel svetl and the secondary vocational school of crafts velk mezirc.
The town adopted this document in 2015 since it was a condition for having the Biotechnical Innovation in the Use of Rainwater in Zvolen project approved and the awarding of the EEA and Norway grants.
Researchers at New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) in collaboration with other groups have discovered that the unique genomic traits that allow local green algae to survive in a desert climate may have far-reaching potential for biotechnical applications.
Summary: Genomic traits in the green algae has far reaching potential for biotechnical applications
and Rochester, Minnesota-based biotechnical research company Magnis Therapeutics, LLC have merged to form Vyriad, a clinical-stage oncolytic immunovirotherapy development company, the companies said.
The customers of 42 market research include pharmaceutical companies, other market research agencies, biotechnical companies, medical device manufacturers, health ministries and other businesses and organizations from within the healthcare sector.
University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty, Department of Wood Science and Technology, Rozna dolina, Cesta VIII/34, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Doctors of science according to the scientific field of the doctoral dissertation and age Total All Female Total 219 119 Natural sciences and mathematics 16 9 Technical-technological sciences 31 10 Medical sciences 26 15 Biotechnical sciences 14 11 Social sciences 114 62 Humanities 18 12 Age groups 26-29 30-39 40+ Total 16 110 93 Natural sciences and mathematics 3 7 6 Technical-technological sciences 1 17 13 Medical sciences -- 3 23 Biotechnical sciences 1 7 6 Social sciences 10 64 40 Humanities 1 12 5 Source: State Statistical Office
Researchers from a number of disciplines link the current biotechnical activities of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine with the underlying basic science, and propose standards and protocols for the field.
Ririe has brought his company from the meager surroundings of a potato equipment facility to one of the nation's leading manufacturers of biotechnical diagnostic equipment.
SMI), Integra Biotechnical LLC and Plastics Engineering & Development (PEDI), we are better positioning ourselves to continue to bring value to our customers through our contract manufacturing services.