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Biotechnology

The use of living things, such as one-cell organisms, in technological innovations. Biotechnology has particular applications in medicine, agriculture, engineering, and similar fields. Biotech organizations may make and market their own products, or they may be departments within another company, such as a pharmaceutical corporation.
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Any new, effective CMV therapy that emerges from our collaboration with Cell Genesys will represent a significant advance in the treatment of this serious disease," stated Sim Fass, president and chief executive officer of Bio-Technology General Corp.
212; or Sim Fass, president and CEO of Bio-Technology General, 212-239-0450/
British Bio-technology has exclusive worldwide commercial rights for this product.
British Bio-technology is an emerging pharmaceutical company, founded in 1986, which is currently pursuing research and development in inflammation and inflammatory diseases such as asthma and arthritis; cancer, particularly tumor invasion and spread; vascular diseases such as thrombosis and myocardial infarction; and immunotherapy of viral disease, particularly AIDS.
CONTACT: Katie Arber, 011-44-865-748747, or Anne McBride, 212-688-1036, both of British Bio-technology, or Alan Chandler, 011-44-81-975-2290, or Sharyn Arnold, 215-751-7074, both of SmithKline Beecham/
Dr Jitendra Singh said, the Bio-Technology Department under him will help the medical researchers to design clinical trials and collaborate for joint development and evaluation of vaccines, biomarkers, therapeutics, etc.
In addition, Dr Jitendra Singh also announced setting up of a major new Institute under Department of Bio-Technology for Pre-term Birth Research Clinical applications.
PESHAWAR -- Directorate of Science & Technology held a day-long workshop to tap local resources for strengthening of bio-technology sector of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa here on Thursday.
During the workshop it was highly appreciated that universities and research institutes have made great achievements in the field of bio-technology in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
MULTAN -- Pakistan Science Technology has submitted its research plan for proposed establishment of Bio-Technology lab in Multan.