Comptes Rendus Biologies is a peer-reviewed electronic journal with open access that covers all areas of Life Sciences: biomodelling, molecular biology and genetics, developmental and reproductive biology, cell biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, immunology, pharmacology, ecology, etc.
It publishes review articles, special issues, historical perspectives, original research articles, pedagogical texts or conference proceedings and texts reflecting the activity of the French Academy of sciences in the field of Life Sciences, with no limit in length and in a format as flexible as necessary (figures, associated data, etc.). All articles are published in French and in English.
Comptes Rendus Biologies follows a strict and transparent peer review policy, in a single blind process, in order to ensure the excellence of its contents:
Research published in the Comptes Rendus journals of the French Academy of Sciences must be conducted in an ethical and responsible manner and must comply with all applicable legislation, including the French Code de la propriété intellectuelle.
The French Academy of Sciences fully endorses the good research practices advocated by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).
For more information about the responsibilities of each of the actors in the editorial process (authors, editors and reviewers), please read our Code of ethics and good practices.