Current Biology

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Current Biology
Edited byGeoffrey North
Publication details
Delayed, after 12 months
10.834 (2020)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Curr. Biol.
OCLC no.45113007

Current Biology is a biweekly peer-reviewed scientific journal that covers all areas of biology, especially molecular biology, cell biology, genetics, neurobiology, ecology, and evolutionary biology. The journal includes research articles, various types of review articles, as well as an editorial magazine section. The journal was established in 1991[1] by the Current Science group, acquired by Elsevier in 1998 and has since 2001 been part of Cell Press, a subdivision of Elsevier.[2] According to Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2020 impact factor of 10.834.[3][4] It was categorized as a "high impact journal" by the Superfund Research Program.[5]


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  3. ^ "Current Biology". 2020 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2021.
  4. ^ "Current Biology | Journal". ScienceDirect. Elsevier. Archived from the original on 2017-10-24. Retrieved 2021-11-20.
  5. ^ "High Impact Journals: Superfund Research Program". National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. Archived from the original on 2009-06-09. Retrieved 2021-11-19.

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