RNA (journal)

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Discipline Biochemistry, molecular biology, RNA
Language English
Edited by Timothy W. Nilsen
Publication details
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press on behalf of the RNA Society (United States)
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
Delayed, after 12 months
ISSN 1355-8382 (print)
1469-9001 (web)
LCCN sn95038641
OCLC no. 807231080

RNA is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal that covers research on all aspects of RNA molecules, including their structures, metabolism, functions, and evolution. The journal was established in 1995 and originally published by Cambridge University Press. Since 2003 it is published by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press on behalf of the RNA Society. The editor-in-chief is Timothy W. Nilsen (Case Western Reserve University).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in Science Citation Index,[1] Current Contents/Life Sciences,[1] BIOSIS Previews,[1] Scopus,[2] and Index Medicus/MEDLINE/PubMed.[3] According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 4.622.[4]


  1. ^ a b c "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & Science. Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 2015-03-16. 
  2. ^ "Content overview". Scopus. Elsevier. Retrieved 2015-03-16. 
  3. ^ "RNA". NLM Catalog. National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2015-03-16. 
  4. ^ "RNA". 2013 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2014. 

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