Yuck Factor

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Revulsion or discomfort that influences a person's attitude toward a thing or idea
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We understand people may feel that yuk factor about mixing animal and human cells, but the truth is there is very little animal component in the cells we would derive from the embryos.
Show committee member Karen Bullivant said: "We are looking to bring a bit of a yuk factor back in.
4] Clearly people will differ with respect to the extent that they associate the yuk factor with a product of food biotechnology.