Frontiers in Bioscience

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Not to be confused with Frontiers (publisher).
Frontiers in Bioscience  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Front. Biosci.
Discipline Life sciences
Language English
Edited by Siamak Tabibzadeh
Publication details
Publisher
Frontiers in Bioscience
Publication history
1996–present
Frequency Biannual
Hybrid
2.484
Indexing
Landmark Edition
ISSN 1093-9946 (print)
1093-4715 (web)
Scholar Edition
ISSN 1945-0516 (print)
1945-0524 (web)
Elite Edition
ISSN 1945-0494 (print)
1945-0508 (web)
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Frontiers in Bioscience is a peer reviewed scientific journal. It was established in 1996 and covers all biological and medical sciences. The editor-in-chief is Siamak Tabibzadeh. The journal consists of three sections: Landmark Edition, Scholar Edition, and Elite Edition, with slightly different scopes:

  • Landmark Edition: reviews in molecular medicine
  • Scholar Edition: reviews in basic and clinical science
  • Elite Edition: primary research in all fields of biology and medicine

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The Landmark Edition of the journal is abstracted and indexed in:

Reception[edit]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2015 impact factor of 2.484.[7] Since 2012, the journal has been placed on Jeffrey Beall's list of "potential, possible, or probable" predatory scholarly open-access publishers.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biological Abstracts - Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  3. ^ "Frontiers in Bioscience: A Journal and Virtual Library". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  4. ^ "Frontiers in Bioscience (Scholar Edition)". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  5. ^ "Frontiers in Bioscience (Elite Edition)". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  6. ^ "Content overview". Scopus. Elsevier. Retrieved 2016-04-14. 
  7. ^ "Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Edition". 2015 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2016. 
  8. ^ Beall, Jeffrey (14 April 2016). "List of Publishers". Beall's List: Potential, possible, or probable predatory scholarly open-access publishers. WordPress.com. Retrieved 14 April 2016. 

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