biotech engineering

biotech engineering

(1) The use of living organisms and bioprocesses in engineering, technology, medicine and other fields to manufacture products of biomedical interest.
(2) A general term for civil engineering methods which incorporate organic materials to provide functional and aesthetically pleasing structures for wildlife habitats.
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The addition will enhance the biotech engineering expertise of Foster Wheelera[euro](tm)s US pharmaceutical unit Foster Wheeler Biokinetics with complementary skills, the buyer said.Country: USASector: Business and Consumer Services, Construction/Real EstateTarget: Yonkers Industries IncBuyer: Foster Wheeler AGType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Closed
The addition will enhance the biotech engineering expertise of Foster Wheeler's US pharmaceutical unit Foster Wheeler Biokinetics with complementary skills, the buyer said.
Topics include: creative biotech engineering to meet the capacity crunch; an approach to cell harvest optimization; miniplants: a modular approach for distributed processing; and increasing plant efficiency through CIP engineering.