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Approaches to identify and characterize microProteins and their potential uses in biotechnology

techniques used to identify and characterize them. Finally, we give an outlook on possible applications in biotechnology. ... RNAi in biotechnology can cause some unwanted effects such as off-targets effects or the instability of new traits through subsequent generations [ 43 ]. Another approach is the use of artificially

Advancing biotechnology with CRISPR/Cas9: recent applications and patent landscape

technology in the industrial biotechnology field. Next, we detail the current status of the patent landscape, highlighting its exploitation through different companies, and conclude with future perspectives of ... licensing structures in the field. In the area of industrial biotechnology, CRISPR licenses are so far only obtained in a small number of cases, such as Evolva which acquired a license from ERS genomics for

Biotechnology software in the digital age: are you winning?

There is a digital revolution taking place and biotechnology companies are slow to adapt. Many pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and industrial bio-production companies believe that software must be

Relating business model innovations and innovation cascades: the case of biotechnology

that undergo change, but also new organizational models appear. The case of biotechnology after the 1980s is used to illustrate our conceptualization. ... Innovation and Invention . 032 Management of Technological Innovation and R&D 033 Technological Change: Choices and Consequences . Diffusion Innovation cascades; Biotechnology; Science-based industries

The rise of health biotechnology research in Latin America: A scientometric analysis of health biotechnology production and impact in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba and Mexico

This paper analyzes the patterns of health biotechnology publications in six Latin American countries from 2001 to 2015. The countries studied were Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba and Mexico ... America. The scientometric study used the Web of Science database to identify health biotechnology publications. The total amount of health biotechnology production in the world during the period studied

Fringe biotechnology

engagements in biotechnology with non-scientific aims. In this article, the author introduces the more comprehensive concept of fringe biotechnology. While ‘DIYbio’ has in recent years become a term that covers ... that covers a wide range of hobbyist approaches to biotechnology, it still excludes several other alternative biotech practices, such as amateur and artistic activities in institutional labs and

The role of standardization at the interface of product and process development in biotechnology

R&D stands for Research and Development and while research is essential for new product development in biotechnology, the development and its integration with research (the transfer from research to ... contributes to the understanding of standards as a knowledge and technology transfer instrument for complex and critical development activities. Biotechnology JEL Classification L15 L23 L65 O31 O32 1

Vita activa in biotechnology: what we do with fungi and what fungi do with us

project concluded in October this year. In this commentary, we aim to convey what it means to work in this field of fungal biotechnology and how important it is to improve the efficiency of the research ... 1 0 Department of Applied and Molecular Microbiology, Institute of Biotechnology, Technische Universität Berlin , Gustav‐Meyer‐Allee 25, 13355 Berlin , Germany 1 Depart‐ ment of Applied and Molecular

Oil body biogenesis and biotechnology in legume seeds

increase the sustainability of agricultural systems. This review integrates the cell biology, biochemistry and molecular biology of oil body biogenesis before considering biotechnology strategies to enhance ... composition and use of oil bodies as platforms for the production of recombinant proteins in seed of transgenic legumes provide other opportunities for legume biotechnology. Oil bodies; Oil body biogenesis

Biotechnology and Consumer Decision-Making

biotechnology is safe and effective. Despite scientific consensus in these areas, consumers appear reluctant to support their use. Research that helps to understand consumer decision-making and the public's ... research in behavioral decision-making, specifically affect and ambiguity, can be used to help consumers make informed choices about major applications of biotechnology. This article highlights some of the

V Redealgas Workshop: biotechnology and sustainability

response to this growing research effort, Brazilian phycologists came together in a spirit of cooperation to develop a forum for discussing scientific efforts in algal biotechnology, and founded in 2005, in ... association with the Ministry of Science and Technology, BThe Redealgas^ (National Network in Biotechnology of Marine Macroalgae) which is a network focusing on the research and application of algae in

Advocacy Science: Explaining the Term with Case Studies from Biotechnology

The paper discusses the use of term ‘advocacy science’ which is communication of science which goes beyond simple reporting of scientific findings, using the case study of biotechnology. It argues ... for their lobbying. It illustrates how this new communicative process has changed political discourse in science and general perception of the role of science in contemporary society. Biotechnology

Marine fungi in the spotlight: opportunities and challenges for marine fungal natural product discovery and biotechnology

conference of marine fungal natural products (MaFNaP_2017) that was held in Kiel (Germany) and hosted by GEOMAR Centre for Marine Biotechnology (GEOMAR-Biotech) in June 2017 brought together scientists working ... Biotechnology (GEOMAR-Biotech), Research Unit Marine Natural Products Chemistry, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel , Am Kiel-Kanal 44, 24106 Kiel , Germany The marine fungal natural products

Prospects of Molecular Biotechnology in Diagnostics: Step Towards Precision Medicine

biotechnology in diagnosis of cancerous, neurological, genetic and microbial diseases. Automated and more cutting-edge technology have revolutionized the amplification and screening of nucleic acid sequence for ... prompt discovery of single nucleotide polymorphisms or SNPs. Further, evolutions of genetic engineering have also revolutionized immunoassay biotechnology via engineering of antibody-encoding genes and the

Prospects of Molecular Biotechnology in Diagnostics: Step Towards Precision Medicine

biotechnology in diagnosis of cancerous, neurological, genetic and microbial diseases. Automated and more cutting-edge technology have revolutionized the amplification and screening of nucleic acid sequence for ... prompt discovery of single nucleotide polymorphisms or SNPs. Further, evolutions of genetic engineering have also revolutionized immunoassay biotechnology via engineering of antibody-encoding genes and the

Plant genetic engineering and biotechnology: a sustainable solution for future food security and industry

Sydney University , Penrith, NSW 2751 , Australia 1 Biotechnology Research Institute, The Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences , Beijing 100081 , China 2 College of Horticulture and Forestry Sciences ... , Huazhong Agricultural University , Wuhan 430070 , China 3 Paul Holford Genetic engineering and biotechnology are becoming widely used in crop improvement and have provided a means by which increased yields

The role of universities in a network of subsidized R&D collaboration: The case of the biotechnology-industry in Germany

behind the formation of the subsidized network of R&D collaboration in the German biotechnology industry. We find that universities strongly shape the evolution of the network in the period 2007–2010. They ... ; Subsidized R&D; Universities; Dynamic network models; Biotechnology 1 Introduction Firms’ competitiveness emerges from the capability to exploit, integrate, and recombine existing knowledge in order to

Citric acid: emerging applications of key biotechnology industrial product

which this polycarboxylic acid will become a key chemical in the emerging bioeconomy. Citric acid; Fermentation; White biotechnology; Bioeconomy - Background Citric acid (2-hydroxy-1,2,3 ... fermentation on black mold, with its 2 million tonnes yearly output, citric acid is the main biotechnology product of the chemical industry and, in our viewpoint, a key chemical of the nascent bioeconomy. The

Salmon with a Side of Genetic Modification: The FDA’s Approval of AquAdvantage Salmon and Why the Precautionary Principle is Essential for Biotechnology Regulation

which agency would hold proper jurisdiction to regulate GE products. When engineered corn and other major crops were increasingly used, the United States entered the era of biotechnology, and policymakers ... drafted regulations to cover this scope of new foods. Regulatory Authority for the FDA Biotechnology and the engineering of genetically engineered foods became popular in the 1980s; this pressured the