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GigaScience is an open access, open data, open peer-review journal focusing on ‘big data’ research from the life and biomedical sciences. We publish ALL research objects (data, software tools, and workflows) …

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Bermuda 2.0: Reflections from Santa Cruz

The 20th anniversary year of the establishment of the Bermuda Rules for genome data release comes to a close. In keeping with endings and, thus, new beginnings, the Genomic Open Workshop Group provides a commentary, Bermuda 2.0: Reflections from Santa Cruz.


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