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Terms and Conditions for authors funded by Wellcome Trust or the Medical Research Council

Authors of articles reporting research supported with Wellcome Trust or Medical Research Council (MRC) funding can comply with the Wellcome Trust and MRC open access publishing requirements by selecting the American Society for Nutrition free access publishing option. The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) will deposit high resolution files and the final version of the article in PubMedCentral (PMC) on behalf of Wellcome Trust and MRC authors who pay the free access fee and will authorize public posting on PMC and PMC mirror sites immediately. Documents posted to PMC are protected by copyright and are posted to PMC by permission of ASN. Article files will also be freely available immediately upon publication on the journal websites.

The following license terms apply to Wellcome Trust- and MRC- funded articles, published under the author pays open access option:

· Users may access, download, copy, display, and redistribute article content as well as adapt, translate, text, and data mine content contained in the documents, for non-commercial purposes and subject to the following conditions:

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Updated 05 October 2011