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See the recipients of the 2017 Publons Peer Review Awards. honoring the heroes of peer review.

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We sat down with Alicia Newton, Senior Editor at Nature Geoscience and Kathy Dernoga, Managing Editor Books & Journals at ASTM International to get their views on the value of peer review, reviewer fraud, Peer Review Week and the theme of #TransparencyInReview. Check out the full interviews from our blog

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