Caister Academic Press

Current Issues in Molecular Biology

ISSN 1467-3037 (print); ISSN 1467-3045 (electronic)

Online Access

Aims and Scope

Current Issues in Molecular Biology (CIMB) is a peer-reviewed journal publishing review articles and minireviews in all areas of molecular biology and molecular microbiology. Manuscripts undergo a peer-review process. Articles are subject to an Article Processing Charge (APC) and are open access immediately upon publication.
CIMB also publishes Focus Issues on specific topics. Articles published in Focus Issues are by invitation only; they are not normally open access and authors do not pay an APC.

Impact Factor

Impact Factor for 2014 is 5.750 (assigned in June 2015)
Impact Factor for 2013 is 6.00 (assigned in June 2014)

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Subscription Information for CIMB

Subscription Rate for Current Issues in Molecular Biology (ISSN 1467-3037) for 2016: £479 or US $899 (prices include carriage). Online access is by IP authentication. Each individual site requires a separate subscription. Some articles are available as open access articles. The print edition is published annually in July.

Focus Issues

Focus Issues are special issues of the journal devoted a specific topic or theme. Articles published in Focus Issues are normally only available to subscribers of the journal although some authors choose to permit open access. For details see open access.
Omics in Plant Disease Resistance
Editor: Vijai Bhadauria, Crop Development Centre/Dept. of Plant Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
The CRISPR/Cas System: Emerging Technology and Applications
Editor: Muhammad Jamal, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan, China
Bacterial Evasion of the Host Immune System: Current Research
Editor: Pedro Escoll, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
Bringing Bioinformatics to Scientific Masses
Editor: David Roy Smith, Biology Department, University of Western Ontario, Canada
Next-generation Sequencing and Bioinformatics for Plant Science
Editor: Vijai Bhadauria, Crop Development Centre/Dept. of Plant Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

CIMB Editorial Board

Vijai Bhadauria, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Hany A. El-Shemy, Cairo University, Egypt
Pedro Escoll, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
Bernd Rehm, Massey University, New Zealand
Karl Wooldridge, University of Nottingham, UK