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Nature Methodsvolume 15pages579580 (2018) | Download Citation is a platform that allows large-scale manual image annotation by a distributed workforce through Amazon’s Mechanical Turk crowdsourcing marketplace.

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    • Martin L. Jones
  2. Biomedical Research Lead, Zooniverse, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

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