Difference between Molecular pharming and Molecular farming

These are two terms that are commonly used to refer production of some products in genetically modified organisms (GMOs) or transgenic animals.

Difference between Molecular pharming and molecular farming 

Molecular pharming
It is defined as the production of active pharmaceutical substances in genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

Plants are preferred as plants do not carry pathogens. Still the safety of GMO is a concern.

First plant derived pharmaceutical protein is serum albumin.

molecular farming

Molecular farming

Definition: It is defined as the use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) as a production platform for renewable raw materials, fine chemicals and dietary supplements

Note: These two terms are used interchangeably quite often as synonym.
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