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 / 10Thomas Tullius –– This clearly written paper addresses an important issue in understanding the stability of the genetic code: how frameshift mutations are accommodated.
Section Editor rating: 7 / 10James Reimer –– A nice study examining how fishing affects fish of different chronotypes - important information for a wide range of fisheries-related scientists and managers!
Editor rating: 7 / 10Stefano Menini –– This study presents interesting data on the suitability of non-invasive, low-cost imaging techniques for identification and screening of ureteropelvic junction obstruction in the children with hydronephrosis
Section Editor rating: 8 / 10James Reimer –– Just as the reviewers and AE stated, loss of sea cucumbers is a global problem - and this study shows just how important these ecosystem engineers can be in ecosystem function.
Editor rating: 8 / 10Anastazia Banaszak –– It addresses the effects of climate change on the distribution of a tropical species
At the moment sections are unavailable for environmental science and medical subjects. See subject pages instead.