any polymeric chemical manufactured by a living organism, as proteins and polysaccharides.
such a chemical prepared by laboratory synthesis.
a method or operation of preparing a biological material, especially a product of genetic engineering, for commercial use. to treat or prepare through bioprocess. noting, pertaining to, or involving a bioprocess: bioprocess technology.
of, relating to, or comprising psychological and biological phenomena.
a field of psychology that deals with the effects of biological factors on behavior.
Biotechnology. a fermentation vat for the production of living organisms, as bacteria or yeast, used in industrial processes such as waste recycling or in the manufacture of drugs or other products. bioreactor (bī’ō-rē-āk’tər) An apparatus, such as a large fermentation chamber, for growing organisms such as bacteria or yeast under controlled conditions. Bioreactors are used […]