Monthly Archives: July 2007

Retrovirology Editorial Board dinner at the International AIDS Society’s Meeting on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention

Kuan-Teh Jeang, Editor-in-Chief of Retrovirology recently hosted a dinner attended by several board members and guests, during the International AIDS Society’s Meeting on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention held in Sydney at the end of July.   The meeting brought together over 6,000 scientists, HIV clinicians and community leaders to review important advances in HIV… Read more »


BioMed Central at ISMB/ECCB in Vienna

Last week saw the biggest bioinformatics event of the year, with the joint Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology/European Conference on Computational Biology attracting nearly 2000 delegates to Vienna. Bioinformatics is a field where open access is now very much the norm rather than the exception, and enthusiasm for openness was clearly on show amongst the… Read more »


Journal of Biology celebrates its fifth anniversary

Journal of Biology is celebrating its fifth birthday with the publication of an editorial, reviewing the achievements of the journal in bringing excellence to open access publishing. As BioMed Central‘s premier biology journal, Journal of Biology has published a number of exceptional  research articles, each with an accompanying minireview. The impact and importance of the research published in Journal of Biology is demonstrated… Read more »


Biotechnology for Biofuels is now accepting submissions

We are pleased to announce that Biotechnology for Biofuels is now accepting submissions. Biotechnology for Biofuels is an open access, peer-reviewed online journal featuring high-quality studies describing technological and operational advances in the production of biofuels from biomass. The journal will emphasize understanding and advancing the application of biotechnology and synergistic operations to improve plants… Read more »