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The Wellcome Trust have released a data set showing article processing charges paid in 2012-2013, and you can download the results here.  I’d like to join with everyone else in congratulating the Wellcome Trust on collecting and releasing these figures, and I think MRC, BBSRC, NERC and other funding bodies should follow.

Having said that, this dataset represents everything that’s bad about science – just not in the way you might think.  Biologists: this is why bioinformaticians hate you:

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