Journal of Biochemistry

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The Journal of Biochemistry  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Biochem.
Discipline Biochemistry
Language English
Edited by Kohei Miyazono
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
ISSN 0021-924X (print)
1756-2651 (web)
LCCN 51031430
OCLC no. 1782512

The Journal of Biochemistry is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that covers research on biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, and biotechnology. It was established in 1922 and is published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Japanese Biochemical Society. The editor-in-chief is Kohei Miyazono (Tokyo University). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2014 impact factor of 2.582, ranking it 154th out of 289 journals in the category "Biochemistry and Molecular Biology".[1]

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The Journal of Biochemistry publishes Regular Papers (original scientific work), Rapid Communications (complete, yet brief, accounts of work), and Reviews (short reviews solicited by the editorial board).


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. 

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