The book on "Recent Trends in Biotechnology”, is a collection of recent findings in Biotechnological research. It has multidimensional aspects viz; Environmental, Ethnobotanical, Genetic, Horticultural, Physiological and Biochemical. Different practical aspects of Biotechnology have been discussed in brief. Science has changed the life style of people across the globe and India is no exception. With increasing relevance’s and applicability of genetics to human affairs, it is within the realm of possibility that genetics with become the most important of applied sciences. However, biotechnology has affected all the major domains of human activity and welfare ranging from agriculture to medicine and environment. It has developed into an important forace in the creation of employment, production and trade and affects natural economy and the quality of human life throughout the world. Application of biotechnology is ever expanding because the biotech activities has became highly vulnerable for commercialization. This book is the outcome of efforts a large number of experts who have not only recorded their ideas in the form of review articles but have also shared their thoughts which would be valuable to the users of this very useful text. This book will cater to the immediate needs of researchers in the field of biology, biochemistry, genetics, ethnomology and pathology in India and abroad.