PeerJ, the journal, is now divided into separate Sections by field.
Section Editors have oversight of their section to ensure the journal maintains a fair peer review process and the highest standards of scientific practice in their fields.
Within each Section, the Academic Editors regularly identify and highlight the most important new PeerJ publications in their field. Learn more & Meet the Section Editors.
Editor rating: 7 / 10Jorge Curiel Yuste –– Plant-fungal ecological interactions play a central role in how ecosystem function and respond to perturbations. Therefore, ecosystem ecologist will benefit from a review in depth of types and intensity of plant-fungal interactions
Editor rating: 7 / 10Robert Toonen –– This study shows that the most common field survey methodologies used to estimate coral disease prevalence in the field have low power and confidence. This simulation study provides strong motivation to change the current methodology in the field.
Editor rating: 7 / 10Jürg Bähler –– This study explores the involvement of both long non-coding and messenger RNAs in host immune and inflammatory responses of piglets to a pathogenic infection with Clostridium.
Editor rating: 8 / 10Antonio Palazón-Bru –– A paper to determine that the Spanish version of this test is useful for clinical practice.
Section Editor rating: 7 / 10Michael Wink –– Interesting story
At the moment sections are unavailable for environmental science and medical subjects. See subject pages instead.