Journal History

2012 The inaugural issue is released and published as a quarterly journal.
2014 Biology is indexed by PubMed (NLM) and Scopus.
2016 The journal Twitter account is established.
2018 The Travel Awards project is launched to support young researchers in the field.
2019 Biology is indexed by SCI.
Biology established the following new sections:
  • Behavior Biology
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological Engineering
  • Biophysics
  • Cell Biology
  • Conservation Biology and Biodiversity
  • Developmental Biology
  • Ecology
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Immunology
  • Marine Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Plant Science
  • Proteomics
  • Structural Biology
  • Systems Biology
  • Theoretical Biology
  • Zoology
2020 Journal received its first Impact Factor (3.796).
Biology established the following new sections:
  • Biological Education and Thinking
  • Biometrics
  • Biotechnology
  • Climate Change Biology
  • Infection Biology
  • Cardiovascular Biology
  • Medical Biology
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Cancer Biology
2021 Journal published its 1000th paper.
Launched Editor's Choice Articles in Journal website.

Editors-in-Chief

2012 to - Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Chris O'Callaghan
2016 to - Associate Editor  Prof. Dr. Jukka Finne
2019 to - Associate Editor  Prof. Dr. Andrés Moya
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Ettore Randi for section "Conservation Biology and Biodiversity"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Jacques Demongeot for section "Theoretical Biology"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. W. Brad Barbazuk for section "Bioinformatics"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Yasuo Uchiyama for section "Neuroscience"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Andrés Moya for section "Evolutionary Biology"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. John R. Turner for section "Marine Biology"
2020 to - Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Denis Noble for section "Physiology"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Zed Rengel for section "Plant Science"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Geert F. Wiegertjes for section "Immunology"
2021 to - Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Jacek Z Kubiak for section "Developmental Biology"
Section Editor-in-Chief  Prof. Dr. Malgorzata Kloc for section "Cell Biology"
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