Ethics and Morality
Need of ethics in biotechnology?
Asked in Biotechnology, Genetic Engineering
What are the branches of biotechnology?
The branches of biotechnology are: Red biotechnology-that is used for medical processes, like finding genetic cures by going through genomic manipulations and creating organisms to produce antibiotics. Green biotechnology- that is used in reference to agricultural processes that use biotechnology. Eg. The development of transgenic plants, need for pesticides remove etc. White biotechnology- This kind of biotechnology is used to reduce the costs for producing industrial goods that occur when traditional processes are used. Blue biotechnology- that deals with marine and aquatic usages of biotechnology,
What are the subjects in biotechnology?
Some fields in biotechnology include: genetic engineering, transgenics, medical biotechnology, etc. Subjects you would need to study in college include chemistry, biology, math, genetics, and subjects specific to the field of study you are majoring in. Divisions of biotechnology are: Red biotechnology is the specialize field in medical processes. Green biotechnology is the specialize field in agricultural processes. White/Grey biotechnology is the specialize field in industrial processes. Blue biotechnology is the specialize field in marine and aquatic.