biotechnology

technology and tools emil agbigay

animal cloning

started in 1950

this has been rapidly improving the livestock heard.there are two ways to do it Embryo


Splitting and Somatic cell nuclear transfer.Embryo splitting is the old way by creating a duplicate embryo into a petri dish.the other way is isolating the body cell and manipulate it


and it will act like a freshly fertilized zygote.

protein Engineering

`-To improve exsiting proteins and to create ones not found in nature

-made to improve drugs and food production

- can be used to deactivate viruses and toumors and to create vacines

biosensors

uses

-measure food quality

-measure environmental pollutants.

-render explosives and biowarfare agents

citations

www.bio.org

canvans''09d-BiotechGuide2008.pdf''