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Tuesday, August 17, 2004

Quantitative Biology archive profiled

q-bio, the quantitative biology eprint repository at (formerly, is profiled in the latest issue of Open Access Now. As I noted in January, this development is especially noteworthy in that biology, as a discipline, has not had the same preprint sociology which nurtured the development of for the mathematics and physics communities. q-bio is now approaching its first anniversary of operation with almost 500 papers directly submitted and another 560+ cross-listings.