Biofuels Help Reduce Transportation Fuel Costs

As fuel prices continue to rise, experts say one technology could help put the brakes on what we pay at the pump: Biofuels. 

Bloggers Discuss Biofuels

BIO recently hosted a conference call for bloggers interested in the topic of biofuels.

Alzheimer's: Searching for a Cure

Learn about one of the paths scientists are taking in the search for a cure for Alzheimer's.

Daryl Pritchard on personalized medicine

Daryl Pritchard talks about personalized medicine and how advances in biotechnology will make it possible to detect, treat and prevent disease in new ways.

Biofuels Will Soon Be Made from Non-Food Sources

The key to finding clearner energy sources could be in your own backyard.

Biofuels Reduce Reliance on Petroleum

There's actually good news about energy and the environment: The U-S will reduce both pollution and reliance on petroleum by tapping into home-grown fuels from farm, wood and paper waste. 

Biofuels' Impact on Food Costs

Talked about for years, biofuels, such as ethanol, are a fast growing component of U-S transportation fuels.

BioTech Nation Interview of Jim Greenwood

Dr. Moira Gunn and David Ewing Duncan report from the BIO International Convention.

Nutrition Experts Support Food Biotechnology

The American Dietetic Association (ADA) is the nation's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. Recently the ADA released a position paper, saying that agriculture biotechnology can enhance the quality and increase the efficiency of food production.

Biotechnology's Role in the Advanced Energy Initiative

Ethanol produced from corn today amounts to about 2 percent of fuel sold in the United States, but Biotech scientists say that cellulosic ethanol can meet much more of America’s energy needs in the very near future.