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Generally, most grassroots innovators benefit from the feedback they get from the community members including users and non-users of their innovations. Mathad, P., & Mety, S. S. (2010). Nisar, M. F., et al. Porte: Extendido, reptante. Pharmaceutical Biology, 37(4), 269–272. http://download.springer.com/static/pdf/183/art%253A10.1186%252F1746-4269-2-32.pdf?originUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fethnobiomed.biomedcentral.com%2Farticle%2F10.1186%2F1746-4269-2-32&token2=exp=1454078877~acl=%2Fstatic%2Fpdf%2F183%2Fart%25253A10.1186%25252F1746-4269-2-32.pdf*~hmac=584adada58ca4adae2d77a7768a4f376a5fce6b1365eca67dbe2e643c46e6677. It has also drawn upon the doctoral research by Ms Anamika R Dey at ISM IIT Dhanbad. They may not hire sufficient women or staff from neglected social classes. Phytotherapy Research, 14, 136–138. Singh, S. K., Rai, P. K., Jaiswal, D., & Watal, G. (2008). 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