Twin Research and Human Genetics

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Twin Research and Human Genetics  
Twin Research and Human Genetics cover.jpg
Former names
Twin Research
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Twin Res. Hum. Genet.
Discipline Genetics
Language English
Edited by Nick Martin
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Bimonthly
Delayed, after 12 months
ISSN 1832-4274 (print)
1839-2628 (web)
LCCN 2005243379
OCLC no. 58840748

Twin Research and Human Genetics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published bimonthly by the Cambridge University Press. It is the official journal of the International Society for Twin Studies (ISTS). The journal covers research on the biology and epidemiology of twinning as well as biomedical and behavioral twin- and molecular-genetic research. According to the Journal Citation Reports, it has a 2011 impact factor of 1.701.[1] The journal was established in 1998 and has been edited by Robert Derom (1998–1999), and Nick Martin (2000–present). The title is a translation of Acta Geneticae Medicae et Gemellologiae, the original title of the first journal of the ISTS.


  1. ^ "Twin Research and Human Genetics". 2011 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2012. 

External links[edit]

Official website