Nearly one-quarter of biologists say they have been affected by animal activists. A Nature poll looks at the impact.
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For full survey results, see: go.nature.com/pn9a4i
Daniel Cressey writes for Nature from London. Survey work was aided by Laura Harper.
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Cressey, D. Animal research: Battle scars. Nature 470, 452–453 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1038/470452a
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