Temporary Publishing Embargo Facility (TEPF) in v2.0

GISAID’s TPEF, which will become available on EpiFlu™ v2.0, is intended to incentivizes submitters to release critical influenza virus data prior to the publication of their own analysis to mitigate submitters’ concerns of being 'scooped.'1 

 

1Pearson H. Competition in biology: It's a scoop! Nature 2003; DOI: 10.1038/news031124-9