The contribution of microbial biotechnology to sustainable development goals

@inproceedings{Timmis2017TheCO,
  title={The contribution of microbial biotechnology to sustainable development goals},
  author={Kenneth Timmis and Willem M de Vos and Juan Luis Bravo Ramos and Siegfried E Vlaeminck and Auxiliadora Prieto and Antoine Danchin and Willy Verstraete and V{\'i}ctor de Lorenzo and Sang Yup Lee and Harald Br{\"u}ssow and James Kenneth Timmis and Brajesh Kumar Singh},
  booktitle={Microbial biotechnology},
  year={2017}
}
The signature and almost unique characteristic of microbial technology is the exceptional diversity of applications it can address, and the exceptional range of human activities and needs to which it is and can be applied. Precisely because sustainability goals have very diverse and complex components and requirements, microbial technology has the ability to contribute substantively on many levels in many arenas to global efforts to achieve sustainability. Indeed, microbial technology could be… CONTINUE READING