Journal policies

The editorial and publishing policies of Communications Biology are consistent with those of Nature Research. Visit the pages listed below for specific information about our editorial and publishing policies and editorial process. Further details regarding policies on publication ethics can be found here

Editorial and publishing policies

This section contains detailed information on our policies, including submission and peer review policies, publication ethics, and data availability policies.

Editorial process

This section describes the editorial process at Communications Biology, from submission to accepance. You will also find information about the process of appealing editorial decisions.