Submitted to: Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society
Publication Type: Proceedings
Publication Acceptance Date: 10/15/1997
Publication Date: N/A
Technical Abstract: The scope of Biotechnology defined here includes traditional fermentation, biocatalysis, and molecular biology. Biocatalysis uses catalysts, such as whole cells or enzymes, in aqueous or nonaqueous systems, in their free or immobilized forms, for the production of useful chemicals.