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Green open access summary

This is a short summary of the green open access policy of EMBO Press.

Green circle
Preprint: archiving allowed
Orange circle
Postprint: archiving restricted
Red circle
Published version: archiving forbidden


  • Pre-print on pre-print servers only, such as arXiv and Nature Procedings
  • Post-print on funding body's archive, author's personal website and institutional repository
  • Published source must be acknowledged
  • Must link to publisher version with DOI
  • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
  • Publisher will deposit on behalf of authors the accepted version to PubMed Central after 6 months embargo

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