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Unformatted text preview: Pharm foods- used for vaccines/medicines Food production industry Natural remedy health products industry. Pharmaceutical industry Impact of the biotechnology revolution on Society: with GE foods get more food on less land. We can also produce fish in laboratories. In Lab can grow part of vegetables grow usable parts. **From genetically corn wheat and stocks of trees, we can produce biodegradable plastics and fuel for engines *can now GE animals to create compatible organs to transplant to humans. Decision the private sector will have to make: Biggest road block is current lack of public acceptance. Question: What stands in the way of making all these wondrous developments available to the average citizen? Lack of knowledge. Lack of public acceptance Page 2 of 2 Last word is from former President Jimmy Carter:...
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2010 for the course SOC SOC 101 taught by Professor Whittacker during the Fall '09 term at ASU.
- Fall '09