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Frontiers in Microbiology

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Duration first review round 1.2 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 2.0 mnths compare →
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Average number of review reports 2.2 compare →
Average number of review rounds 1.8 compare →
Quality of review reports 3.7 compare →
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Overall rating manuscript handling 4.2 (range 0-5) compare →

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First review round: 8.0 weeks. Overall rating: 2 (moderate). Outcome: Rejected.

Motivation:
A review time of eight weeks is a bit long for a journal that boasts about speed. The reviews were fair, but a bit passive-aggressive.

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Disciplines: Microbiology

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