bioprocess


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bioprocess

(bī′ō-prŏs′ĕs, -prō′sĕs)
n.
1. A technique that produces a biological material, such as a genetically engineered microbial strain, for commercial use.
2. Production of a commercially useful chemical or fuel by a biological process, such as microbial fermentation or degradation.

bi′o·proc′ess v.

bioprocess

Any process in which a living organism or the molecular machinery derived from a living system—e.g., enzymes, growth factors, regulator proteins—is used to obtain end products of interest.
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