Accession Number:

ADA165415

Title:

Biotechnica '85 International Congress for Biotechnology Held in Hannover, Germany, D.R. on 8-10 October 1985,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-02-27

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The First International Congress and Exhibition, Biotechnical 85, which took place from 8 through 10 October 1985 at the Hannover Exhibition Grounds, was designed to provide an insight into the structure and growth potential of the relatively new biotechnology market. The congress, which included exhibitions, seminars, workshops, and panel discussions, focused on the commercial and industrial applications of biotechnology. The congress received support from the European Community because of its emphasis on fostering contacts between industry and academia. Over 170 companies, as well as research institutes and universities from 15 countries, disseminated information about current developments in research, laboratory equipment, and production techniques. The topics in the scientific program presented at the symposia sessions were divided into three general areas 1 measurement of process control and development of models 2 biocatalyst preparation, utilization, and improvement and 3 animal and plant cell cultures.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE