Publisher: eLife Sciences Publications, Ltd

Language: English

Country: United Kingdom

Frequency: Updated continuously

Subscription Fee: no

Author Fee: not at this time

eLife is a unique collaboration between funders and practitioners of
research to communicate influential discoveries in the life and
biomedical sciences in the most effective way.

eLife is a joint initiative of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute,
the Max Planck Society, and the Wellcome Trust. Along with a growing
number of public and private research funders worldwide, these three
organisations recognise that the communication of research results is
as fundamental a component of the research process as the experiments
themselves. Disseminating new findings as widely and effectively as
possible maximises the value of research investments. The first step
in the initiative is to establish a new, open-access venue for the
most important advances — from basic biological research through to
applied, translational and clinical studies.

The eLife journal is a platform for extending the reach and influence
of new discoveries and to showcase new approaches to the presentation,
use, and assessment of research.

One of eLife’s goals is to exploit digital media in the presentation
of research. Some stories may be best told with further illustration,
explanation, or video accompaniment, and eLife is aiming to use the
right medium to help that story reach all who could benefit from its

ISSN: 2050-084X

Editor: http://www.elifesciences.org/about/elife-community/editorial-leadership/

Email: staff@elifesciences.org

Start Year: 2012

Subject: Biology, Biomedicine

Date Posted: 28 February, 2013

Open Access: 
Original posting date: 
Thursday, February 28, 2013
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