Ellyn Daugherty


Medtech Publishers

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Medtech Publishers

Publication Year 2020


ISBN-10 9381714789

Paper Back

Edition 1st
Number of Pages 464 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 28x21.5x2
Weight (grms) 1006

Biotechnology: Science for the New Millennium is the perfect textbook and lab manual combination program for your classroom! Designed for introductory courses, this complete program teaches the concepts and hands-on lab procedures required for entry-level careers in the rapidly growing biotechnology industry. The textbook and lab manual can be used together or separately, depending on the desired course format.

  • Thorough coverage of the concepts and processes of biotechnology research and manufacturing in the areas of pharmaceuticals, agriculture, industrial products, and instrumentation.

  • Extensive discussion of genomics, microarrays, and proteomics.

  • Exciting information on biotechnological advances in drug discovery, gene therapy, plant-based pharmaceuticals, forensics, and horticulture.

  • Thought-provoking sidebars on bioethics, current events, regulations, emergent trends, recent advances, and research techniques.

  • Substantial presentation of the business side of biotechnology, including opportunities and careers in academic, industrial, and regulatory biotechnology.

  • Includes new and improved sections, projects, and lab activities that address current scientific methods and developments in the biotechnology industry!

  • Updated statistics, figures, and photos.

Ellyn Daugherty

A 30-year veteran biology teacher, Ellyn Daugherty has taught biotechnology since 1988. She is the author, lead teacher, and program administrator for the San Mateo Biotechnology Career Pathway ( Her model curriculum attracts students into an intensive. multiple-year program in biotechnology that leads them to higher education and into the biotechnology workplace. Ellyn has received several awards for her innovative teaching and curriculum development, including: • BayBio Pantheon Award, Biotechnology Educator, San Mateo Biotechnology Career Pathway, 2010 • The national Biotechnology Teacher-Leader Award, Biotechnology Institute and Genzyme, 2004 • Presidential Award in Science Education, California State Finalist, 2000 • Intel Innovations in Teaching Award. California State Runner-Up, 2000 • Tandy Technology Prize, Outstanding Teacher Award, 1997 • LaBoskey Award, Stanford University, Master Teacher Award, 1995 • Access Excellence Award, NABT and Genentech, Inc., 1994 • National Distinguished Teacher, Commission on Presidential Scholars, 1992