While technology generally aims to create tools to empower man, biotechnology aims to change man himself, to better fit him to the world.
Biotechnology is the use of biological processes, organisms or systems to manufacture products in order to improve the quality of human life.
Simply put, biotechnology is the application of advances made in the biological sciences, especially involving the science of genetics and its application. Biotechnology has helped improve food quality, quantity and processing. It also has applications in manufacturing, where simple cells and proteins can be manipulated to produce chemicals.