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engineering

 [en″jĭ-nēr´ing]
the application of scientific and mathematical principles to useful ends, such as in the development of mechanical devices, systems, or processes.
biomedical engineering bioengineering.

bi·o·med·i·cal en·gi·neer·ing

application of engineering principles to obtain solutions to biomedical problems.

bioengineering

(bī′ō-ĕn′jə-nîr′ĭng)
n.
1. The application of engineering principles and techniques to the field of biology, especially biomedicine, as in the development of prostheses, biomaterials, and medical devices and instruments. Also called biomedical engineering.
2. Genetic engineering.

bioengineering

(1) The science of developing and manufacturing artificial replacements for organs, limbs and tissues.
(2) A branch of civil engineering based on use of living plants for erosion control and landscape restoration.

bioengineering

The science of developing and manufacturing artificial replacements for organs, limbs and tissues. See Biomaterial.

bioengineering

See BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

bioengineering

  1. the application of technological processes to the biological synthesis of compounds of economic and medical importance. See GENETIC ENGINEERING.
  2. the creation of artifical replacements for body parts.
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With successful business ventures in bio-engineering, highway transportation, restaurants, gaming, sports promotion, Internet and public company ownership, Mr.
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MultiCell), a liver cell bio-engineering firm also based in Warwick, Rhode Island, has executed a marketing and distribution agreement for its proprietary immortalized human liver cell lines with XenoTech, LLC (XenoTech) located in Lenexa, Kansas.
CJ Group, in addition to the above mentioned products, exports a wide variety of foods and pharmaceuticals, synthesized by its sophisticated bio-engineering technology.
Charette is experienced in the areas of precision scientific instrumentation, lasers and optics, parallel computing, numerical methods, image processing and bio-engineering mechanics.