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Duration first review round 2.4 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 4.8 mnths compare →
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Average number of review reports 1.7 compare →
Average number of review rounds 1.5 compare →
Quality of review reports 3.5 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 3.5 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 2.7 (range 0-5) compare →

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First review round: 11.7 weeks. Overall rating: 3 (good). Outcome: Rejected.

The first review round, that ended up in a rejection, took almost 3 months - we had to chase the editors in order to get an answer on it. Reviewers' comments were useful and much appreciated (and used to further improve our manuscript before resubmitting to another journal, where it was accepted), but the review process was too long.

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Disciplines: Neuroscience

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