Business Areas - Job Areas - Careers

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Biotech companies range in sized from startups that employ a few individuals to large multinational organizations that employ tens of thousands to over 100 thousand individuals. Similarly, companies can have a singularly focused business activity to several divisions with each one focused on one or more business areas. Job areas follow a similar pattern. Some kinds of jobs are specialized for a particular business area and other jobs, such as those related to documentation or quality control broadly support many business areas. This page shows how different terms that describe business areas, job areas and careers could interrelate. The word clouds use size and color to indicate how often a particular term is used. Working definitions are as follows:

  • Business Area = The kind of work, or area of investigation performed a company
  • Job Area = The  kind of work that is performed to support a business area
  • Entry Jobs = How a career can be developed for different jobs and business areas 

Business Areas

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Malaria Male Health Marine Biotechnology Marketing Market Place Mass Spectrometry Materials Meat Medical Center Medical Devices Medical Imaging Medical Products Medical Technology Medicinal Chemistry Medicine Mental Health Metabolic Engineering Metabolism Metabolomics Metagenomics Metals Microarrays Microbial Fermentation Microbial Testing Microbiology Microbiome Microfluidics Micropropagation Microscopy Milk miRNA Mitochondria Molecular Biology Molecular Diagnostics Molecular Imaging MRI mRNA Muscle Mycelium Nanomedicine Nanoparticles Nanotechnology Natural Products Natural Resources Neurobiology Neurological Disease Neuromuscular Disease Newborn Nitric Oxide NK cells Non-profit Nucleic Acids Nutraceuticals Nutrition Nutritional Supplements Obesity Oncology Ophthalmology Opioids Optogenetics Orals Organoids Orphan Diseases Orthopedics OTC Otoscope Oxygen Packaging Pain Management Parkinson's Disease Partnering Pathogen Control Pathology PCR Peptides Peptide Synthesis Personalized 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Reformulation Regenerative Medicine Regulatory Consulting Renewable Energy Reproductive Medicine Research Reseller Resource recovery Respiratory RNA RNAi RNA Prep RNA Sequencing Robotics Rubber Saliva Testing Sample Prep Screening Seafood Seed Treatment Sensors and Systems Sepsis Service provider Services Shellfish Shoes Sickle Cell Silk Single Cell Analysis Skin Sleep Small Molecules Software Space Spatial Omics Spices Spider Silk Spinal Health Sporting goods Sports medicine Staffing Stem Cells Sterilization Strain Engineering Stroke Structural Biology Supply Chain Services Sustainability Synthetic Biology Synthetic Organs T-Cells T cells Technical consulting Teeth Textiles Theranostics Therapeutic Proteins Therapeutics Tissue-Engineering Tissues Topicals Toxicology Transplant Assessment Transplant Research Trees tRNA Ultrasound University Upcycling Urology Vaccines Vegetable-based Oils Vertical Farming Veterinary Viral Vectors Virology Virotherapy Virtual Reality Viruses Vision Waste Management Wastewater Water Wine Women's Health Wound Care Xenografts Yeast