Biome is an online magazine that will provide biologists, medical researchers and clinicians with the latest research topics, discussions and community news from the entire spectrum of medicine and biology. Published by BioMed Central, Biome will regularly report on specially significant research articles, reviews and commentaries that appear daily in BioMed Central’s open access journals, all of which are fully peer reviewed.
Features in Biome will focus on findings that are of particular interest to a broad readership, with research synopses, author Q&As, researcher profiles and other features aimed at making new results and insights more easily accessible to scientists and clinicians working on other areas of research.
With guest blogs and specifically commissioned comments, Biome will also provide a forum for discussions about current political, scientific or medical issues, and new developments relating to open access publishing, or Science, Technology and Medicine in general.
Editor: Ciaran O’Neill
Communications Editor: Lux Fatimathas PhD
Biology & Medical Editors: Elizabeth Moylan PhD, Jigisha Patel MRCP PhD, Maria Kowalczuk PhD, Stephanie Harriman BMBS, Shreeya Nanda PhD
Editorial Director: Michaela Torkar PhD
Emilie Aime, Sabina Alam, Naomi Attar, Penelope Austin, Elizabeth Bal, Claire Barnard, Gemma Billsborough, Joanna Denyer, Philip Dooner, Christopher Foote, Simon Harold, Stephanie Harriman, Kester Jarvis, Mark Jobling, Ben Johnson, Rhiannon Meaden, Shreeya Nanda, Miranda Robertson, Sam Rose, Tim Sands, Kathryn Smith, Srimathy Sriskantharajah, Anna Webb, Helen Whitaker, Angela Wipperman.
Open Reading Frame: Claire Barnard, Simon Harold
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All content published in Biome is freely available through the magazine website.
Many original articles featured and cited in Biome are published in BioMed Central’s journals under the publisher’s Open Access Charter (http://www.biomedcentral.com/about/charter), and users may download, store or redistribute those cited Open Access articles in their original form as long as the original citation and bibliographic details remain with each article.
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