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Engage to Empower: Maximizing Impact of Biotechnology through Stakeholder Engagement

By Janine Cyren Escasura
June 20, 2024

A study conducted by Spreen & Klimmt (2024) revealed that even today, misconceptions drive public skepticism toward food products derived from biotechnology. The public’s negative perception of biotechnology poses significant challenges to the acceptance and adoption of these technologies. Often, a lack of knowledge and understanding of biotechnology greatly contributes to the negative attitudes of the general public. 

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