BEC 426 Quiz 1

Bioprocessing

The creation of a product utilizing a living organism

Biopharmaceuticals

Ethical drugs derived through bioprocessing

Biologics

Therapeutic or diagnostic products purified from natural sources (e.g., blood-based)

Aseptic process

Process operated in a manner that prevents contamination by pathogenic microorganisms

Biotechnology

Use of a genetically modified organism for the production of an ethical drug, food or other product