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The future of DNA sequence archiving


DOI: 10.1186/2047-217X-1-2

Received: 17 January 2012

Accepted: 12 July 2012

Published: 12 July 2012

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Open Peer Review reports

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Original Submission
17 Jan 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
3 Feb 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Mark Blaxter
9 Feb 2012 Author responded Author comments - Ewan Birney
Resubmission - Version 3
9 Feb 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
12 Jul 2012 Editorially accepted
12 Jul 2012 Article published 10.1186/2047-217X-1-2

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Authors’ Affiliations

EMBL-Bioinformatics Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus