Protocol Exchange (http://www.nature.com/protocolexchange/), from Nature Protocols, is an Open Repository for the deposition and sharing of protocols for scientific research. The aim of Protocol Exchange is to provide an open resource where protocols are made freely available for the scientific community to use and comment, which facilitate their rapid distribution and helps to accelerate research by pooling experimental know-how.
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