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Secure biometric authentication with de-duplication on distributed cloud storage
Artificial Intelligence Computer Networks and Communications Computer Vision Distributed and Parallel Computing Security and Privacy
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Epidemiology Psychiatry and Psychology Public Health Science and Medical Education
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From ECG signals to images: a transformation based approach for deep learning
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14 citations · 1,859 views · 1,406 downloads
Epitope-based chimeric peptide vaccine design against S, M and E proteins of SARS-CoV-2, the etiologic agent of COVID-19 pandemic: an in silico approach
Bioinformatics Computational Biology Virology Immunology Infectious Diseases
48 citations · 7,330 views · 2,093 downloads
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Ecology Evolutionary Studies Zoology Statistics
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Blockchain and smart contract for IoT enabled smart agriculture
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152 institutions have a prepaid publishing arrangement with us, helping reduce publishing costs and making it easier for their researchers to publish Open Access.

University of Cambridge
Stanford University
Delft University of Technology
University of Pennsylvania
University College London
University of California, Berkeley

Partner societies

PeerJ works with major conferences and societies through sponsorships and curated collections to highlight societal member and conference delegate work. Collections are available for in-depth peer-reviewed research articles as well as conference abstracts.

WCMB World Congress on Marine Biodiversity
Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution
International Conference on Bioinformatics
German Conference on Bioinformatics
Association of Marine Laboratories of the Caribbean
Symposium of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy
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