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bioengineering

1. the design and manufacture of aids, such as artificial limbs, to rectify defective body functions
2. the design, manufacture, and maintenance of engineering equipment used in biosynthetic processes, such as fermentation
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Bioengineering

The use of living plants, or a combination of living and nonliving materials, to stabilize slopes and drainage ways.
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bioengineering

[‚bī·ō‚en·jə′nir·iŋ]
(engineering)
The application of engineering knowledge to the fields of medicine and biology.
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The public and many in industry have commonly referred to such foods as "genetically modified," "genetically engineered," or "GMO," but USDA went with the term suggested by Congress, "bioengineered," saying that it "adequately describes food products of the technology that Congress intended to be within the scope" of the law.
Researchers indicate they observed this crosstalk during development of mouse liver cells, natural human liver cells and in their bioengineered livers.
InVivo's Bioengineered Neural Trails program is being advanced preclinically for the treatment of chronic spinal cord injury.
But previous studies that bioengineered organoids from progenitor cells included the use animal byproducts (reagents and other substances).
AMS gathered information needed to develop the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard and program, in part, through a public comment period.
According to the standard, bioengineered foods are foods that contain detectible genetic material that has been modified through lab techniques and cannot be created through conventional breeding or found in nature.
A major point of contention is that the USDA uses the term "bioengineered" and prohibits the use of alternative terms including "genetic engineering" or "GMO".
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