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ready Wellcome Trust Policy on Data Management and Sharing

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Homepage http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/About-us/Policy/Policy-and-position-statements/WTX035043.htm

Countries that developed this resource United Kingdom

Published in 2010

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All Wellcome Trust funded researchers should maximise access to their research data with as few restrictions as possible. It requires applicants whose proposed research will generate data that hold significant value as a resource for the wider research community to submit a data management and sharing plan as part of the application process.

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TOP Level Data Transparency: 0: Not TOP compliant

TOP qualifying comments: Use of terms "expect" and "should" suggest that there is not a way to not conform to the policy. Does not require posting of data to a repository. Only requires data disclosure for "...cases where these outputs are significant – generating data, software or materials that will hold clear value as a resource for others in academia or industry..."

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