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General information ?

  • Published by: Cell Press (an imprint of Elsevier)
  • ISSN: 0092-8674
  • Last checked date: 09/2014
  • Scope: Findings of unusual significance in any area of experimental biology, including but not limited to cell biology, molecular biology, neuroscience, immunology, virology and microbiology, cancer, human genetics, systems biology, signaling, and disease mechanisms and therapeutics.
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  • 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: Highly selective (IF over ~15)
  • Open access?

  • Free to read option: All papers are for subscribers only
  • Allows green OA: Yes
  • Has waivers: No
  • Has membership system: None
  • Access type: Hybrid
  • Licence: Copyright transfer to journal
  • Level of APC: Over $4500
  • Speed?

  • Speed to first decision: Less than a month
  • Speed from acceptance to publication: Less than 3 months
  • Other?

  • Ownership of publisher: Company
  • Length restrictions: Strong
  • Provides altmetrics: Altmetric
  • CrossMark implemented: Yes
  • Has a 2015 impact factor: Yes
  • Copyedits: Yes