SciPost Biology Journals

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All our Journals focus on top-quality science, and implement Genuine Open Access. Publishing with SciPost means that you automatically fulfil (and even surpass) your mandated Open Access requirements, being relieved of any author-facing charges or other administrative burdens while encouraging our healthier business model for scientific publishing.

Click on a Journal title to view Journal-specific further information (including preparation and submission instructions).

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Editorial Colleges
Our Colleges and their Editorial Fellows
Editorial College by-laws
Official rules for all our editorial workflows
Journals Terms and Conditions
Expectations, Open Access policy, license and copyright, author obligations, referee code of conduct, corrections and retractions
SciPost Terms and Conditions
General terms and conditions pertaining to ownership, license to use, contributions, impermissible uses, etc.
Author guidelines
A simple guide on how to proceed as an author
Submission and refereeing procedure
More details about submission procedure and refereeing protocols
Refereeing guidelines
A simple guide on how (if you are a referee) to act professionally, and (if you are an author) react constructively
SciPost Biology is our flagship title in biological sciences.

Do you have a groundbreaking result? Are you willing to polish up your manuscript to the very highest achievable standards? Then this is the venue you should consider.

SciPost Biology imposes the tightest demands on submission content and quality, and implements our most stringent form of peer-witnessed refereeing.

An Editorially-selected minority of submissions demonstrating top-level scholarship have their extended abstracts published separately in SciPost Selections.
SciPost Biology Core is a premium-quality refereed Journal for the general field of Biology.

All submissions undergo our peer-witnessed refereeing protocol, led by community professionals under the guidance of our Editorial College (Biology).

Publications in SciPost Biology Core meet all Open Access requirements set by your institution and funding agency (even the most exacting), while remaining entirely free of author-facing charges.

SciPost Biology Core is the Genuine Open Access, by-and-for professional scientists publishing venue for all your significant research advances.