Division of Virology at Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences
Masahiro Fuji is Head of the Division of Virology at Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences and is both a past author with BioMed Central and an Associate Editor on the journal Retrovirology. He is currently working on research into the human T-cell leukemia virus type 1.
What prompted you to submit an article to Retrovirology? The impressive status of the journal, its impact factor and relevant to my field of research.
What was your assessment of the electronic submission and peer review process? I am extremely satisfied with BioMed Central’s handling of my manuscript. The process was quick, and the peer review was thorough.
What do you think you gained from publishing in an open access journal? Rapid publication, a wider reach to a larger audience and a greater number of citations.