Human Molecular Genetics

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Human Molecular Genetics  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Hum. Mol. Gen., Hum. mol. genet., HMG
Discipline Molecular genetics
Language English
Edited by Kay Davies, Anthony Wynshaw-Boris, and Joel Hirschhorn
Publication details
Oxford University Press (Great Britain)
Publication history
Frequency Semi-monthly
ISSN 0964-6906 (print)
1460-2083 (web)
LCCN 92643389
OCLC no. 39511714

Human Molecular Genetics, first published in 1992, is a semimonthly peer reviewed, scientific journal, published by The Oxford University Press. The journal's focus is research papers on all topics related to human molecular genetics. In addition, two "special review" issues are published each year. There are three professors who share the title of Executive Editor for this journal: Professor Kay Davies from the University of Oxford, Professor Anthony Wynshaw-Boris from the University of California in San Francisco, and Professor Joel Hirschhorn from Harvard Medical School.[1]

This journal was first published as Volume 1 Number 1 in April 1992 by IRL Press of Oxford England.[2]

Impact factor[edit]

The impact factor for 2006 was 8.099, for 2007 it was 7.806, for 2008 it was 7.249. The current impact factor for 2014 is 6.393.[3]


Human Molecular Genetics is indexed in:[3]


  1. ^ Home page. Oxford Journals. July 2010.
  2. ^ Human Molecular Genetics. Library of Congress. 2010.
  3. ^ a b About the journal. Oxford Journals.

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