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Physiology research is of central importance in medicine and related health sciences, providing a thorough understanding of normal body function. Ensuring research and data in this area are open access, rapidly available, and reproducible is crucial in developing more effective treatment of abnormal or disease states.

F1000Research is the ideal publishing platform for all your physiology outputs - from traditional Research Articles, to Software Tool Articles, Data Notes, and Method Articles, which help to tell the full story of your research. We welcome articles covering all areas of physiology, including:

  • Applied physiology
  • Bacterial Physiology
  • Cell physiological processes
  • Comparative physiology
  • Developmental physiology
  • Digestive physiology
  • Ecological physiology
  • Environmental physiology
  • Evolutionary physiology
  • Human anatomy
  • Integrative physiology
  • Molecular physiology
  • Musculoskeletal physiology
  • Respiratory physiology
  • Systems physiology

The wide range of outputs we publish, combined with our progressive Open Data Policy, makes F1000Research the perfect home for your cutting-edge physiology research.


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Author Guidelines

Ready to submit your entomology research? Read our author guidelines now, to ensure you’ve prepared your article correctly for submission to F1000Research.


Novel multiplex assay for profiling influenza antibodies in breast milk and serum of mother-infant pairs [version 2; peer review: 2 approved]


Sleep quality among undergraduate students of a medical college in Nepal during COVID-19 pandemic: an online survey [version 2; peer review: 2 approved]


Sleep and BMI: Do (Fitbit) bands aid? [version 2; peer review: 2 approved]


Caucasian and south Asian men show equivalent improvements in surrogate biomarkers of cardiovascular and metabolic health following 6-weeks of supervised resistance training [version 2; peer review: 2 approved]


Large-scale analysis of B-cell epitopes of envelope: Implications for Zika vaccine and immunotherapeutic development [version 2; peer review: 2 approved]


A multi-scale computational model of the effects of TMS on motor cortex [version 3; peer review: 2 approved]

About F1000Research

F1000Research is a fully open access publishing platform, offering rapid publication of articles and other research outputs without editorial bias.

All articles benefit from transparent post-publication peer review, and editorial guidance on making source data openly available.

F1000Research advocates for transparency and reproducibility in research, and our unique publishing model supports this at every stage. Articles can be published in as few as 14 days, with post-publication peer review creating an open dialogue between authors and their research community. This generates feedback which can be used to improve the article and develop the author's skills. 


Research outputs come in many forms. So do our article types.

At F1000Research, we really hate research waste. That’s why we welcome traditional Research Articles describing confirmatory or negative results, and why we publish null studies. It’s also why we offer a range of less traditional publishing formats, so that all forms of research output can get the credit they deserve. 

Software Tool Articles

These articles describe novel software tools created to support or conduct research in any field, including physical sciences. The articles explain:

  • Why the software was developed
  • Details of the code, method, and analysis used
  • Tips on how to maximize the tool’s potential

Software Tool Articles offer research software engineers a great way to get credit for their work, and increase the visibility of their novel software tools so that other researchers can use them too.

Data Notes

Effective data sharing extends way beyond simply depositing your scientific dataset in a repository. Data Notes make your dataset more discoverable, useable and reproducible by providing a detailed description of the data itself – without any analyses or conclusions. This format gives much-needed credit to data producers who often go unrecognized, and could even support new research collaborations across different fields of study.

Method Article

Method Articles describe new and well tested experimental, observational, theoretical or computational methods or procedures, either quantitative or qualitative. This includes new study methods, substantive modifications to existing methods or innovative applications of existing methods to new models or scientific questions. We welcome technical articles that describe tools that facilitate the design or performance of experiments, provide data analysis features or assist medical treatment.

Research Software Publishing: Challenges & Opportunities

In this presentation Vicky Hellon, Associate Publisher at F1000Research, explores how Software Tool Articles can support research software engineers, including:

  • What challenges face software developers working in research?
  • What does the future of software publishing look like?
  • What are Software Tool Articles on F1000Research?

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We've prepared guidelines for every article type we publish, from Research Articles to Data Notes. Check the relevant instructions for authors to ensure that you've prepared your paper correctly for submission to F1000Research.

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