Genes (ISSN 2073-4425) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal which provides an advanced forum for studies related to genes, genetics and genomics. It publishes reviews, research articles, communications and technical notes. There is no restriction on the length of the papers and we encourage scientists to publish their results in as much detail as possible.
This journal covers all topics related to genes, genetics and genomics including, but not limited to:• DNA; RNA
• genetic code; gene structure; gene expression
• chromosomes; recombination and linkage; genetic mapping
• transcriptional profiling; analysis of noncoding and other RNAs
• cloning; genetically modified organisms
• human genetics; medical genetics; gene therapy; personal medicine
• population genetics; conservation genetics; phylogenomics; phylogenetics
• genome projects; genomics
• sequencing technologies; bioinformatics
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Copyright / Open Access
Articles published in Genes will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:
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Announcements regarding academic activities such as conferences are published for free. Advertisement can be either published or placed on the pertinent website. For further information, please contact the editorial office.
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