STEM Careers: Biotech Careers, 1st Edition

  • Tom Streissguth
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  • ISBN-10: 1682824284
  • ISBN-13: 9781682824283
  • DDC: 660.6023
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Opportunities abound in the rapidly growing field of biotechnology, where leading-edge science contributes to new and developing methods of medical therapies and patient care. Comments from people in the industry, current statistics and forecasts, and realistic descriptions provide a useful look at biotech jobs ranging from pharmaceutical engineer to food scientist to genetic counselor.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Biotechnology: Combining Science and Medicine.
1: Genetic Counselor.
2: Biomedical Engineer.
3: Biological Technician.
4: Microbiologist.
5: Food Scientist.
6: Gene Therapy Researcher.
7: Biostatistician.
8: Pharmaceutical Engineer.
9: Interview with a Genetic Counselor.
10: Other Jobs in Biotechnology.