BMC Biology

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BMC Biology

General information ?

Published by:

BioMed Central

ISSN:

1741-7007

Scope:

Research and methodology articles of special importance and broad interest in any area of biology. Website Instructions for authors

Subject?

Main subject area:

Biology

Breadth of subject area:

All of biology

Peer review?

Peer review type:

Conventional

Peer review openness:

Closed, single blind

Selectivity:

Somewhat selective (IF ~3-8)

Open access?

Free to read option:

Paper can be free for anyone to read

Allows green OA:

Not applicable as gold

Has waivers:

Yes

Has membership system:

Institutional membership

Access type:

Full gold

Licence:

All papers are CC BY

Level of APC:

$2500-4500

Speed?

Speed to first decision:

Less than a month

Speed from acceptance to publication:

Days

Other?

Ownership of publisher:

Company

Length restrictions:

None

Provides altmetrics:

Altmetric

CrossMark implemented:

No

Has a 2015 impact factor:

Yes

Copyedits:

Yes