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Biomimicry techniques.

There is an international conference that has been called to promote research in biomimicry that will have applications in genetic engineering and in biotechnology.

The research and Development Corporation uses biomimicry techniques to look for antibiotics produced by fungi. You have been asked to present at conference.
You have been asked to discover about biomimicry techniques. What implication(s) does this have for our species? How does this alter our thinking of the way we categorize organisms? Are we the first species in history to be directing our own evolution? What are the implications for the pharmaceutical companies? Does that place the pharmaceutical companies in the position of being able to engineer and control human life?