Cell Reports

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General information ?

  • Published by: Cell Press / Elsevier
  • ISSN: 2211-1247
  • Last checked date: 03/2020
  • Scope: Cell Reports is an open-access journal from Cell Press that publishes high-quality papers across the entire life sciences spectrum.
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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: 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: No
  • Has membership system: None
  • Access type: Full gold
  • Licence: Choice of CC BY or CC BY-NC or CC BY-NC-ND
  • Level of APC: Over $4500
  • Speed?

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

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