Working in the Medical Products Manufacturing Industry Welcome to the series Careers in the Biomedical Industry, specifically, in the medical products manufacturing industry. This series is focused on the personnel with a background in the areas of science and technology. These areas focus mostly on the scientific, technical and laboratory aspects, however, there are topics, … Continue reading Careers in the Biomedical Industry – # 001
Wash your Hands with Water and Soap. The Science Behind It.
By: Eileen Ruiz, PhD During this coronavirus outbreak, experts are telling us to wash our hands with water and soap. The World Health Organization (WHO) state that people should “wash their hands frequently with soap and water” to prevent infection with the novel coronavirus. Soap is the best defense against diseases. It prevents and … Continue reading Wash your Hands with Water and Soap. The Science Behind It.
Todos nosotros, de una manera u otra hemos escuchado recientemente la palabra coronavirus. Enciendes la televisión, buscas las redes sociales, y en las noticias, todo el mundo está hablando del Coronavirus, COVID-19 y SARS-CoV-2. SARS-CoV-2, un coronavirus, es el virus que causa COVID-19. Entonces, ¿qué es el coronavirus? El coronavirus no es nuevo. Fue … Continue reading El Coronavirus
Everybody in one way or another has listened recently the word coronavirus. You turn on the TV, look at Facebook, and in the news, everyone is talking about the Coronavirus, COVID-19 and SARS-CoV-2. SARS-CoV-2, a coronavirus, is the virus that causes COVID-19. Then, what is the coronavirus? Coronavirus is not new. It was first described … Continue reading The Coronavirus
The Life Sciences Industry
In this section, we offer a summary of the life sciences and biomedical industry sector. This industry is based on the application of knowledge for the development of innovative products intended to use for the prevention and treatment of health conditions. It is an interdisciplinary industry where we find the interaction and application of … Continue reading The Life Sciences Industry
Understanding the Life Sciences Industry (Online Course)
Understanding the Life Sciences Industry Learn how it is to work in the medical products manufacturing industry. This online, self-paced, introductory course is designed for those interested in a career in the life sciences and biomedical manufacturing industries such as the pharmaceutical, medical devices and biotechnology. The content focuses on individuals who want to understand … Continue reading Understanding the Life Sciences Industry (Online Course)
Quality Assurance en la Industria
Taller: Quality Assurance in the Life Sciences Industry. Conoce el rol del personal de QA en la Industria en el taller que ofrecerá Biobusiness Research el domingo, 27 de Octubre, en San Juan. El personal de calidad es responsable de asegurar que los procesos y productos cumplan con los procedimientos, especificaciones y requisitos regulatorios en industrias … Continue reading Quality Assurance en la Industria
What is Biotechnology?
Biotechnology is an area of interest in the current years. It is a merge between biology and technology. It is like a “joint venture” between science and industry. Biotech is based on the biology, as it study microorganisms and living systems. These microorganisms have components that are molecules. The molecules include the DNA, RNA, proteins … Continue reading What is Biotechnology?
Measles Outbreak…What are Measles?
By: Eileen Ruiz, PhD It is reported an outbreak of measles in the United States. What is measles? What are the symptoms? How people get infected? How can we prevent it? This article is a brief summary of measles and provide answer to these questions. Measles Outbreak I was reading an article about … Continue reading Measles Outbreak…What are Measles?
A new academic semester begins. Some students are close to completing their studies and others will begin the job search. It is important you be prepared if you are getting ready to be part of the workforce. Search for information on the roles and responsibilities for different career options. In this article we focus on … Continue reading QC Microbiology