Journal History

2011 The inaugural issue was released and Biomolecules is published as a quarterly journal.
2014 Biomolecules was indexed in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC).
2015 Biomolecules was indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).
2016 Biomolecules was indexed in Scopus.
2018 Biomolecules was indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and BIOSIS Previews in Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics).
Biomolecules received its first CiteScore (2017) of 5.83.

1. Journal adopted a monthly publication schedule.
2. Biomolecules received its first impact factor of 4.694 for 2018.
3. Biomolecules reached the 1500 Articles Milestone.
4. The following 14 topical sections were set up:

Molecular Structure and Dynamics Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
Molecular Medicine Natural and Bio-inspired Molecules
Synthetic Biology and Bioengineering Chemical Biology
Biochemistry Biomacromolecules
Biological Factors Biological Materials
Enzymology Molecular Pathology
Molecular Genetics Molecular Biology
5. Journal became an affiliated journal of the Spanish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SEBBM).
2020 1. Biomolecules celebrated the 10th anniversary by arranging a series of special content and events.
2. Biomolecules held the 1st International Electronic Conference.
3. Biomolecules announced the first edition of the Best Cover/ Best Video Abstract/ Best Paper awards.
2021– Journal established the following new sections:
-Section Molecular Biomarkers;
-Section Molecular Reproduction;
-Section Molecular Biophysics;
-Section Biomacromolecules: Proteins;
-Section Biomacromolecules: Lipids;
-Section Biomacromolecules: Carbohydrates;
-Section Biomacromolecules: Nucleic Acids.

was discontinued.
Biolofical Materials
was renamed as Biological and Bio- Materials.
Biochemistry was renamed as Cellular Biochemistry.
Molecular Pathology was merged with Molecular Medicine to create a new section Molecular Medicine.


2011–2018 Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Jürg Bähler
2018–present Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Vladimir N. Uversky

Section Editor-in-Chief


Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Anna Rita Franco Migliaccio for the section on Cellular Biochemistry.
Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Lukasz Kurgan for the section on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology.
Section Editor-in-Chief: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Irina Nesmelova for the section on Molecular Structure and Dynamics.


Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Piero Crespo for the section on Enzymology.
Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Salvatore Cuzzocrea for the section on Biological Factors.
Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Csaba Szabo for the section on Molecular Pathology.
Section Editor-in-Chief: 
Prof. Dr. Cecilia M. P. Rodrigues for the section on Chemical Biology.


Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Peter E. Nielsen for the section on Biomacromolecules: Nucleic Acids.
Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Robert V. Stahelin for the section on Biomacromolecules: Lipids.
Section Editor-in-Chief:
Prof. Dr. Jürg Bähler for the section on Molecular Genetics.
Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Peter Pohl for the section on Molecular Biophysics.
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