Briefings in Bioinformatics

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Briefings in Bioinformatics  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Brief. Bioinform.
Discipline Bioinformatics
Language English
Edited by Martin Bishop
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Bimonthly
ISSN 1467-5463 (print)
1477-4054 (web)
OCLC no. 44107488

Briefings in Bioinformatics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering bioinformatics, including reviews of databases and analytical tools for genetics and molecular biology. It is published by Oxford University Press. The EMBnet community was initially involved in the creation of the journal. BiB was also supported by an educational grant from EMBnet.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 5.298, ranking it 3rd out of 47 journals in the category "Mathematical & Computational Biology"[1] and 9th out of 75 journals in the category "Biochemical Research Methods".[2]


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Mathematical & Computational Biology". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2012. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Biochemical Research Methods". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2012. 

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