Is nanotechnology same as biotechnology?

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Is nanotechnology same as biotechnology?
« on: 05/08/2010 19:25:36 »
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Is nanotechnology same as biotechnology?
« Reply #1 on: 06/08/2010 00:02:21 »
No.

From the wikipedia article on Nanotechnology: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nanotechnology

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Nanotechnology, shortened to "nanotech", is the study of the controlling of matter on an atomic and molecular scale.

From the wikipedia article on Biotechnology: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biotechnology

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Biotechnology is a field of applied biology that involves the use of living things in engineering, technology, medicine, and other useful applications.
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Is nanotechnology same as biotechnology?
« Reply #2 on: 06/08/2010 16:57:32 »
Thanks you for the input :)