Areas of expertise

I generally only work on scientific material, mainly in biology and medicine. Some areas are categorised below according to level of expertise.

See also the page for publishers on types of publication and for scientists on types of manuscript that I work on.

Substantial knowledge

  • Evolutionary biology
  • Developmental biology
  • Evo-devo
  • Genetics
  • Genomics
  • Bioinformatics

Extensive experience

  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular biology
  • Cell biology
  • Neurobiology
  • Plant biology
  • Epidemiology
  • Animal biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Ecology
  • Parasitology
  • Clinical medicine
  • Molecular medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Orthopaedics

Some experience

  • Cognitive science
  • Agricultural science
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Environmental science

Limited experience

  • Chemistry
  • Earth sciences
  • Computer science
  • History of science
  • Physics

Don't even ask

  • Complementary/alternative medicine
  • Mathematics (but equations and statistics within biomedical papers are fine)
  • Non-scientific topics