Q. 51 Highlight five areas where biotechnology has influenced our lives.

Biotechnology has influenced our lives in the following ways

(i) It has provided us with genetically modified crops of better quality and high nutritive value.

(ii) thas made better and safer recombinant vaccines available to the human

(iii) It has helped to develop transgenic animals that can produce human proteins.
(iv) It has enabled the cure of genetic diseases using gene therapy.

(v) Environment pollution has also been taken care of with the help of genetically engineered microbes.