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On the one hand, Atkinson-Grosjean argues that CGDN enhanced the quality of molecular biology in Canada.
No one knows whether CGDN produced more discoveries, patents and publications than would otherwise have emerged, but she does quote one of the founding scientists as admitting "probably not.
Atkinson-Grosjean finds that the CGDN
was highly elitist and exclusionary, with membership being by invitation only and extended by the same inner (male) group of scientists that controlled the network from the start and with no room in the network for lay representation of broad public interest concerns.