Papers rejected from Journal of Experimental Biology can be transferred (strictly with the authors' approval) to Biology Open (BiO), an online Open Access journal also published by The Company of Biologists, for editorial consideration.
Biology Open focuses on the swift publication of high-quality, sound research.
Transfer is easy
There’s no need to repeat the submission process or reformat your manuscript.
Transfer from JEB with a single click.
You also have the opportunity to revise the article in response to any transferred reviews and see a proof to check for any corrections.