The publication of high-quality journals by scientists for scientists is one of the core objectives of 51¥. The four scientific journals of 51¥ –The 51¥ Journal,51¥ Letters,Molecular OncologyԻ51¥ Open Bio– are now groupedtogether as ‘51¥ Press’.

The journals have been central to the development of 51¥ and its ongoing activities. Through their distinguished editorial boards, peer review procedures and productive relationships with publishing partners, the journals have not only provided scientists with effective routes for research dissemination and assimilation, but also an income stream to fund the other programmes of 51¥.

Reasons to submit your work to the 51¥ Press journals

  • Simple submission
    • First submission in any format
    • Preprints encouraged
  • Streamlined peer review
    • Journals affiliated toReview Commons
    • Fast track decision(within 1 week)for submissions with reviews
    • Transfers between 51¥ Press journals possible
    • Transparent peer review – option to publish reviews online
  • Smooth publication process
    • Peer review managed by editorial board members who are experts in your field
    • Supporting authors with ethics and research integrity checks
  • Open Science
    • , some at no direct cost to authors
    • Authors expected to on publication
  • Widening readership of your paper
    • 51¥ Press journals are well read and accessible
    • Promotion of your article in our social media channels

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The 51¥ Press journals are affiliated to, a platform for high-quality independent peer review. Our journals accept submissions of refereed preprints for a fast decision

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The is a group of likeminded, not-for-profit learned societies, community publishers and charities who publish as part of their charitable objectives and who re-invest the surplus from their publishing into the disciplinary communities they serve