Author Guidelines


Progress in Biology is an international, peer-reviewed, quick-refereeing open access journal of Biological Science published by BioMedPress. It publishes reviews, research papers and communications in all areas of biology and at the interface of related disciplines. Our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical results in as much detail as possible. There is no restriction on the length of the papers, no limitations of figures.

The journal also provides reviews, viewpoints, commentaries and reports. Please note that Research, Commentary, Correction, Editorial, Letter and Review are usually commissioned, but suggestions for these article types are welcome.

The instructions for authors includes information about preparing a manuscript for submission to Progress in Biology, criteria for publication and the online submission process. Other relevant information about the journal's policies.


Progress in Biology publishes the following article types:

>>> Research articles

>>> Commentaries

>>> Corrections

>>> Editorials

>>> Letters

>>> Reviews

>>> Methodologies

>>> Case Reports


We use plagiarism detection.


Authors and referees are asked to declare any competing interests. Copyright for articles rests with the authors.