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Foto Lector de textoThis statistical operation endeavours to measure economic and human resources aimed at Biotechnology, and more specifically, at research in this technology by all economic sectors into which the economy is divided (companies, Public Administrations, higher education and non-profit making private institutions) in order to ascertain the national effort in Biotechnology-related activities.

Data from the Survey on the Use of Biotechnology is collected by means of an additional module annexed to the Questionnaire on Innovation in Companies and to the Statistics on R&D Activities, aimed at all units with potential links to Biotechnology.