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|Description||PLOS publishing fees are waived for all PLOS journals|
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Note: In 2023/2024 PLOS will launch two new journals - PLOS Mental Health and PLOS Complex Systems. The business model and APC charges for these two journals are under currently review by PLOS. A determination has not yet been made as to if articles published in the new journals will be covered by the DML/PLOS agreement.
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Authors that participate are asked to include the acknowledgement statement: funding support is in part from Georgetown University Medical Center.