In the fight against Covid-19, healthcare has taken centerstage. As the world waits in lock-down, biopharmaceutical innovators race against time to find a vaccine and antivirals for Sars-Cov-2 genome. They are the new warriors the world is looking towards.
Biotech has immense scope in today’s world. Think of it not as a standalone field, but something that touches almost all aspects of our lives. It can be applied to a many sectors – from food processing, animal science and nutrition to pharmaceuticals, agriculture, healthcare, as well as environmental conservation. Is biotech the next big thing, and what is future of biotechnology?