From: Eugene Thacker
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2007 12:23:59 -0400 (EDT)
A friend of mine - who wrote free-lance for biotech industry journals - oncesaid that the "killer app" for the biotech industry would not come frommedicine but from an unrelated or spinoff industry - e.g. food, detergent,household cleaners, toys, fashion, computers, even pets. He also said that thiswould serve to "cushion" the introduction of biotech into the everyday. Iassume he was thinking about the prior example of computers - from militarymainframes, to IBM business machines, to our "personal" laptops, pods, andberries...
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