Biotechnology IB: Unlocking Nature's Secrets

Biotechnology IB: Unlocking Nature's Secrets



The fusion of biology and technology creates an amazing process and offers humanity a chance to significantly improve our existence, while simultaneously creating new challenges.  In Biotechnology I: Unlocking Nature's Secrets, you'll build on your knowledge from Biotechnology I and learn how his field seeks to cure such deadly diseases as cancer and malaria, develop innovative medicine, and effectively feed the world through improved agricultural systems.  Learn about some of the challenges biotechnology faces today, such as the growth of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and questions about the safety of commercially produced genetically modified organisms (GMOs).  You'll research new biotechnologies and learn how they are changing the world we live in, including the environmental benefits of industrial biotechnology.

Prerequisites: Biotechnology I: Introduction