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What is biotechnology?

Barton, Jacqueline K. (1988) What is biotechnology? In: Biotechnology and Materials Science: Chemistry for the Future. American Chemical Society , Washington, DC, pp. 3-6. ISBN 9780841214736.

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I have been given the task and opportunity of introducing chapters that describe some of the exciting new chemical advances in the field we call "biotechnology". You may notice that neither the words "chemical" nor "molecular" is incorporated into "biotechnology", but really the heart of what I think is exciting about this are is indeed chemical.

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