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Response to “The perpetual motion machine of AI-generated data and the distraction of ChatGPT as a ‘scientist’”

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Noble, W.S. Response to “The perpetual motion machine of AI-generated data and the distraction of ChatGPT as a ‘scientist’”. Nat Biotechnol 42, 835–836 (2024). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41587-024-02230-2

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