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    Arsalan Emami-Khoyi is our July reviewer of the month! He is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Wildlife Genomics at the University of Johannesburg.

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Biology in Conversation

One of our ongoing missions as a journal is to provide a platform for scientists from diverse backgrounds and disciplines to share their work and lived experiences. Here, our editors have curated a collection of interviews from our ongoing Q&A series, in which biologists at all career stages talk about their research, professional journeys, and other experiences.
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