ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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Xenobiotics

Synthetic chemicals believed to be resistant to environmental degradation. A branch of biotechnology called bioremediation is seeking to develop biological methods to degrade such compounds.

Xenobiotics

Industrial chemicals that have a chemical structure not found in natural compounds that may resist degradation by microorganisms.

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