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Publication Rights for Sequence Data Producers

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Science  01 Dec 2000:
Vol. 290, Issue 5497, pp. 1696-1698
DOI: 10.1126/science.290.5497.1696b

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    Biologists and the scientific communitiy as a whole have a vested interest in keeping sequence databases as up to date and complete as possible. Publication of reviews with sequence data that have yet to appear in primary, peer-reviewed papers would likely discourage the free dissemination of this information. On the other hand, the use of unpublished sequence data is one thing, but a review of it is something else. The...

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