BioBytes: Biotechnology and Vaccines

New vaccines employing biotech innovations are changing the way we prevent illness.

RNAi: Creating a New Approach to Medicine

Ttoday, modern biotechnology offers the opportunity to go well beyond blocking the production of proteins to actually silencing them.

BioBytes: What are biosimilars?

Biosimilars, also known as follow-on biologics, may eventually expand access and provide patients a more affordable alternative to innovative, lifesaving medicines. 

BioBytes: Biotechnology and Endangered Animals

What do pandas, bantengs, and panthers have in common? Their populations have all been assisted by biotechnology.

Drivers Can Find Cellulosic Biofuels for Sale

Drivers who are concerned about the environment are finding it's getting easier to use a biofuel that really is green.

BioBytes: Biotech in the home

Biotechnology is all around us especially in our homes. From new household cleaners and detergents made with biotech enzymes, to our contact solution and the paper we write on, advances in biotechnology are helping to make our lives easier, cleaner, and greener.

BioBytes - Biotechnology and food flavoring

Dr. Targan explains how the biotech industry is using the biology of taste to create healthier sweeteners, block bitter tastes, and help make unpleasant-tasting medicines more palatable.

BioBytes: Biotechnology and Drought Resistant Crops

Dr. Targan explains how biotechnology is working to create drought resistant crops.

BioBytes - Biotechnology and the Flu Pandemic

Youve probably heard the term pandemic a lot in the news today. What you might not know is that biotechnology researchers are working to create new vaccination options to help stop the next big pandemic before it starts.

BioBytes 110 - Increased Nutritional Value in Food through Biotechnology

Trying to eat a healthier diet? Dr. Targan explains how biotechnology is helping to improve the nutritional value of our food.