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M. Porcar

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Synthetic Biology and applied microbiology. Enthusiastic of bioprospection, Moroccan food, Bohemian Rhapsody, evolution and Mediterranean light.

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Nov 18, 2017

@BrKloeckner @mrgunn In the absence of a clear explanation, I am afraid this case suggests that Elsevier uses pre-cooked reviews to redirect papers to a $ sister journal.

Nov 17, 2017

RT @quepasaLalin: Ahora que ha salido a la luz la escandalosa persecución del castellano en Galicia, os voy a dar mi escalofriante te…

Nov 17, 2017

@mrgunn Okay. And, just by curiosity, what are those reviewer's general comments normally used for?

Nov 17, 2017

@mrgunn Yes. I got a kind email from the editor and another one from the publisher, stating that the offer to resubmit to Heliyon is still valid and that the default text in the rejection letter was not properly set. I still don't know whether the paper was peer reviewed.

Nov 16, 2017

This graph shows the duration of the copula of the bumblebee Bombus terrestris. During the roughly half an hour those cute creatures have their buzzing sex, my last paper was submitted to Journal of Microbiological Methods, peer reviewed and rejected. https://t.co/ePzuvBYGnm

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