PLOS by the Numbers
Article views, author satisfaction and reviewer participation highlight 2014 achievements – see complete infographic
Ethics of Big Data
Series explores the challenges
associated with these new research opportunities.
Investigating Vaccination Decision Making
Vaccine Hesitancy Collection
explores issues that arise when individuals potentially undermine immunization efforts.
PLOS Suite of Journals and Blogs
Data published in the UK’s 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) demonstrate that UK scientists are not only publishing in Open Access journals, but regard their PLOS articles among their best... Full article
February 27, 2015
Biomed Central recently uncovered attempts to deceive editors and undermine the peer review process of papers at several of their journals (see their original statement and update). The reviewers suggested... Full article
January 23, 2015
PLOS would like to clarify the policy by which authors can apply for fee assistance in the form of a partial or full fee waiver. Authors who are unable to... Full article
January 16, 2015
From PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Emilie Alirol, Sanjib Kumar Sharma, ... François Chappuis
Open Access Resources and Materials
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