Korus, Roger A. Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, Buchanan Engineering Laboratory, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho.
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A field concerned with the development of technologies to control and manipulate the growth and activities of selected biological agents to create desirable products and economic gain or to prevent economic loss. In addition to bacteria and yeasts, animal and plant cell cultures are now used to produce sophisticated products such as monoclonal antibodies, immunomodulating compounds, and complex plant metabolites.
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