Current Biology

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Current Biology

General information ?

Published by:

Cell Press (an imprint of Elsevier)

ISSN:

0960-9822

Last checked date:

03/2020

Scope:

Original research across all areas of biology together with an extensive and varied set of editorial sections. A primary aim of the journal is to foster communication across fields of biology, both by publishing important findings of general interest from diverse fields and through highly accessible editorial articles that explicitly aim to inform non-specialists. 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:

Selective (IF ~8-15)

Open access?

Free to read option:

Paper can be free for anyone to read

Allows green OA:

Yes

Has waivers:

No

Has membership system:

None

Access type:

Hybrid

Licence:

Choice of CC BY or CC BY-NC

Level of APC:

Over $4500

Speed?

Speed to first decision:

Less than a week

Speed from acceptance to publication:

Less than a month

Other?

Ownership of publisher:

Company

Length restrictions:

Strong

Provides altmetrics:

Uses own system

CrossMark implemented:

Yes

Has a 2015 impact factor:

Yes

Copyedits:

Yes