The Biotechnology Revolution Series

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Biotechnology—the manipulation of biology or biological processes to make products—has experienced tremendous growth and made remarkable achievements in recent years, mainly in health care, energy, industry, and agriculture. This series will provide an in-depth look at the history, methodologies, processes, applications, and future growth potential of several sectors of the biotech industry. Career options in each field are explored. Readers will gain a better understanding of the science behind the evolution of each of these subjects, as well as the attendant ethical considerations that may arise in this rapidly evolving field: Details sensational advances such as viral pacemakers and rocket-powered arms; Outlines attractive potential careers for students interested in STEM, in line with the Common Core emphasis on career readiness; High-interest content will engage and fascinate readers 

Number of Titles:  6

Interest Level: Grades 9-12

Guided Reading Level: Z

Lexile Level: 1350-1440

ISBN:  9781625134035  (E-book)

Copyright: ©2016


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