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Fig. 7 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 7

From: Engaging scientists: An online survey exploring the experience of innovative biotechnological approaches to controlling vector-borne diseases

Fig. 7

Perceptions of science and technology by scientists (Q24). Scientists were asked ‘As a scientist but also as a citizen, how much do you agree or disagree with the following statements about science, technology and society?’. The specific statements are reproduced below the histograms. There is a very high degree of agreement that biotechnology will provide new opportunities to future generations between scientists that are citizens of disease-endemic countries and those of non-endemic countries. However there is a very striking contrast between the same groups as to the perceived desirability of the pace of change due to science and technology

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