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From: Towards inclusive social appraisal: risk, participation and democracy in governance of synthetic biology

Fig. 1

An idealised scientific risk assessment process (amended from [29]). A flow chart showing steps where public participation would be essential under a social appraisal process and easily facilitated (solid green), essential but harder to achieve (solid orange), and essential but difficult to achieve (solid blue) for novel synthetic biology products. Pattern shading represents steps where public participation may be useful but not essential to a social appraisal process

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