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Calls for Papers

We asked, authors answered. Our Calls for Papers are designed in consultation with leading experts in the field to gather research in emerging topics and delve deeper into current issues within a given field.

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A PLOS Collection Lab Protocols

PLOS ONE is committed to pushing the boundaries of Open Science by improving the reproducibility and transparency of scientific research. Earlier this…

OPEN CALLS FOR PAPERS

Medicine & Health Sciences

Earth & Environment

  • Mar 15 2022
    Physical Oceanography

    This call for papers aims to highlight the breadth of physical oceanography research across a wide range of regions and disciplines. We welcome…

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SUBMIT YOUR PAPER

In addition to Call for Papers in specific fields, we also have opportunities for you to submit your research to a PLOS Curated Collection.

RECENTLY PUBLISHED COLLECTIONS
  • A PLOS Collection Modeling Cell Proliferation and the Cell Microenvironment

    Cells use elaborate mechanisms to sense a variety of mechanical and biochemical cues in their environment, to integrate this information, and to…

  • A PLOS Collection Drug Delivery

    The efficacy and safety of a drug is highly impacted not only by how it is designed, but also by how and where it is delivered. In recent years there…

  • A PLOS Collection Cognitive Psychology

    Transparency in reporting and methodological rigor have received increasing interest in psychology and cognitive science. They are crucial ingredients…

  • A PLOS Collection Health Services Research

    Issues on health care access have recently been put in sharp relief, as the current COVID-19 pandemic highlights the importance of strengthening…

  • A PLOS Collection Understanding and Preventing Suicide

    Suicide is a major public health problem affecting the lives of millions of people around the world and despite significant attention, in many places…

CURATED COLLECTIONS - CALL FOR PAPERS
  • A PLOS Collection mHealth for Mental Health

    Mental health disorders are common and effective treatments are often available, however affected individuals often struggle to access care. Mobile…

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  • A PLOS Collection Sustainable Cropping

    Global food demand places significant pressure on the environment and human societies, including land degradation, deforestation, water scarcity and…

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  • A PLOS Collection PLOS Biology and PLOS ONE
    Meta-research Collection

    This Collection highlights some of PLOS Biology’s Meta-Research articles since 2016 as well as some of PLOS ONE’s articles over the past few…

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  • A PLOS Collection Lab Protocols

    PLOS ONE is committed to pushing the boundaries of Open Science by improving the reproducibility and transparency of scientific research. Earlier this…

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  • A PLOS Collection Domestic Animal Genetics

    Domestication of wild animal and plant species may be considered the largest genetic experiment in human history. Human selection for specific traits…

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  • A PLOS Collection Early Detection and Minimal Residual Disease

    Future opportunities to advance patient care include those linked with the development of new technologies for early tumour detection, since patients…

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  • A PLOS Collection Radiochemistry

    Radionuclides (the radioactive form of elements) have an extensive array of uses in scientific research – in archeology they can provide valuable…

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CLOSED CALLS FOR PAPERS

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