Bioinformatics and Genomics

Editors' Picks

scikit-image: image processing in Python
849 citations · 83,639 views · 21,471 downloads
Sizing ocean giants: patterns of intraspecific size variation in marine megafauna
43 citations · 94,131 views · 5,350 downloads
Arthropods of the great indoors: characterizing diversity inside urban and suburban homes
25 citations · 63,783 views · 4,917 downloads
Predicting judicial decisions of the European Court of Human Rights: a Natural Language Processing perspective
77 citations · 55,222 views · 9,537 downloads
Humans differ in their personal microbial cloud
118 citations · 55,354 views · 5,807 downloads
Genome-scale investigation of phenotypically distinct but nearly clonal Trichoderma strains
2 citations · 54,642 views · 618 downloads
Probabilistic programming in Python using PyMC3
346 citations · 44,851 views · 8,175 downloads
Asian elephants (Elephas maximus) reassure others in distress
36 citations · 50,381 views · 2,435 downloads
The relationship of female physical attractiveness to body fatness
14 citations · 49,963 views · 2,821 downloads
Regenerative agriculture: merging farming and natural resource conservation profitably
23 citations · 42,604 views · 6,882 downloads
Bioinformatics and Genomics

Section discussions

Woodlice change the habitat use of spiders in a different food chain @thePeerJ

The transferability of microsatellite loci from a homoploid to a polyploid hybrid complex: an example from fine-leaved Festuca species (Poaceae) @thePeerJ

An article I handled as editor has been published today @PeerJCompSci #Bioinformatics #DataMiningandMachineLearning

Good news in dark times: our new paper on wolf-sized otter (Sivaonyx) and leopard-sized wolverine (Plesiogulo) from early Pliocene of Langebaanweeg (South Africa) is published! #Paleontology #Taxonomy @CoE_Palaeo @Iziko_Museums @UCT_news Art:Maggie Newman

Status of coral reefs in Antigua & Barbuda: using data to inform management @thePeerJ

Mountain goat survival and mortality during a period of increased puma abundance in the Black Hills, South Dakota @thePeerJ

Otra importante contribución al conocimiento de la ictiofauna neotropical publicado hoy en @thePeerJ: Evolución tectónica de la Cordillera de los Andes y su efecto en la diversificación del género Pseudopimelodus: @ #Biogeography #FreshwaterBiology

BBC: "AI predicts outcome of human rights cases"

Smithsonian: "Dozens of Insects and Spiders May Live in Every Room of Your House"

The Smithsonian: "You Produce a Microbial Cloud That Can Act Like an Invisible Fingerprint"

Coverage in National Geographic by Ed Yong

A Reassuring Trunk: Evidence of Consolation in Elephants