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Biotechnology

From genetic engineering to curing cancer, biotechnology is undeniably the science of the future. Ongoing research can hold the key to solving some of the most significant problems we face today, such as world hunger. It also presents us with huge ethical questions and highly speculative investment opportunities.

References:

Biotech Century: Harnessing The Gene And Remaking The World.

Author:Jeremy, Rifkin
Published information:New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Putnam, c1998

The Coming Biotech Age.

Author:Richard W., Oliver
Published information:New York: McGraw Hill, c2000

From Alchemy to IPO: The Business of Biotechnology.

Author:Cynthia, Robbins-Roth
Published information:Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus, c2000

are excellent places to find new developments in the quickly moving field of biotechnology. The Globe and Mail and National Post regularly publish special features in this area.