Biomolecules — Open Access Journal

Biomolecules (ISSN 2218-273X; CODEN: BIOMHC) is a peer-reviewed open access journal on biogenic substances (including but not limiting to proteins, nucleic acids, polysaccharides, membranes, lipids, metabolites, etc.) published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE - Web of Science) and in Scopus. Citations available in MEDLINE (PubMed), full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • CiteScore 2017 (Scopus): 5.72, which ranks Biomolecules 31st out of 398 existing journals in the category of Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology. This positions the journal in Q1 in both Biochemistry and Molecular Biology research.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 18 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 7.9 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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2 October 2018
MDPI Welcomes Plan S

Special Issues

Special Issue in Biomolecules
Biomolecules for Translational Approaches in Cardiology Guest Editors: Mahir Karakas, Tanja Zeller
Deadline: 30 October 2018
Special Issue in Biomolecules
Multidrug Combinations Guest Editor: Nuno Vale
Deadline: 15 November 2018
Special Issue in Biomolecules
Intrinsically Disordered Proteins and Chronic Diseases Guest Editors: Prakash Kulkarni, Vladimir N. Uversky
Deadline: 1 December 2018
Special Issue in Biomolecules
Collagen and the Extracellular Matrix Guest Editors: Marcel E. Nimni, George Martin
Deadline: 20 December 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Biomolecules
Multi-Organ Alcohol-Related Damage: Mechanisms and Treatment Collection Editors: Natalia Osna, Kusum Kharbanda
Topical Collection in Biomolecules
RNA Modifications Collection Editors: Valérie de Crécy-Lagard, Juan Alfonzo

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