Mathematical Biosciences

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Mathematical Biosciences
2014 cover Math Biosci.gif
DisciplineMathematical modelling in bioscience
Edited bySantiago Schnell
Publication details
2.144 (2020)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Math. Biosci.
OCLC no.1681432

Mathematical Biosciences is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing work that provides new concepts or new understanding of biological systems using mathematical models, or methodological articles likely to find application to multiple biological systems. Papers are expected to present a major research finding of broad significance for the biosciences, or mathematical biology. Mathematical Biosciences welcomes original research articles, letters, reviews and perspectives.

The journal was established in 1967 and is published by Elsevier. The editor-in-chief is Santiago Schnell (University of Notre Dame).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2020 impact factor of 2.144.[1]

Bellman Prize[edit]

The Mathematical Biosciences "Bellman Prize" is a biennial award to a research team or single investigator, whose Mathematical Bioscience article has made an outstanding contribution to their research field over the last five years. It was established in 1985 and is named for Richard Bellman, the first editor-in-chief.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Mathematical Biosciences". 2020 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2020.
  2. ^ "The Bellman Prize". Mathematical Biosciences. 77 (1–2): vi. December 1985. doi:10.1016/0025-5564(85)90087-2.
  3. ^ "Bellman Prize". Elsevier. 2013-11-21. Retrieved 2014-08-14.

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