American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Preprint: archiving allowed.

Postprint: archiving allowed.

Published version: archiving restricted:


  • Authors retain copyright, effective with manuscripts initially submitted on or after January 1, 2018
  • Author's pre-print on not-for-profit server
  • Author's post-print on author's personal website or institutional repository
  • Publisher's version/PDF may be used after a 12 months embargo period
  • Must link to publisher version
  • Set phrase to accompany deposit (See policy)
  • Publisher automatically deposits articles in PubMed Central after a 12 months embargo period
  • Publisher last contacted on 21/07/2016

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