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Biology Direct serves the life science research community as an author driven open peer review journal, providing authors and readers with an alternative to the traditional model of peer review.

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Eugene Koonin, NCBI, NLM, NIH, USA
David Lipman, NCBI, NLM, NIH, USA

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New section: Cell biology

Biology Direct is now welcoming submissions to our new cell biology section.

Edited by Luca Pellegrini

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