GSC 9 Plenary talk: Communicating Scientific Knowledge: Is progress lagging?

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9th Genomic Standards Consortium Workshop at JCVI, Rockville, MD, USA, April 28-30, 2010 ( http://gensc.org/gc_wiki/index.php/GSC_9 ). Plenary talk by David Lipman (NCBI). Over the last 30 years, advances in DNA sequencing technology and other high throughput methods have led to exponential growth in biomedical data. Right from the beginning, the leadership at the National Institutes of Health and other major funding agencies promoted explicit policies on data sharing and also supported...