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A Plan to Release Data Within Six Months

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Science  13 Apr 2001:
Vol. 292, Issue 5515, pp. 188
DOI: 10.1126/science.292.5515.188a

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AIRLIE HOUSE, VIRGINIA-- Last week, international leaders of the field of structural biology rejected a proposal that labs now gearing up to roboticize the study of proteins give away structural coordinates immediately, or within 3 weeks of completion. Instead, at a meeting at an estate here in Virginia's horse country, they agreed to speed up data release, but on a timetable that will allow for the filing of patent applications.