This Publication of the Society of Biological Inorganic Chemistry (SBIC) covers advances in the understanding of systems of metals in biology at the biochemical, molecular and cellular levels. Synthetic analogues mimicking function, structure and spectroscopy of naturally occurring biological molecules are also of interest to the journal. The journal publishes original articles, mini-reviews, reports and commentaries on debated issues.

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  • Official journal of the Society of Biological Inorganic Chemistry since 1996.
  • JBIC seeks to promote the field of biological inorganic chemistry internationally in order to understand biological function at the atomic level.
  • JBIC ranks 9th (2019) in the category Chemistry, Inorganic & Nuclear (Q1)

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Chief Editor
  • Nils Metzler-Nolte
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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3.862 (2021)
Impact factor
3.916 (2021)
Five year impact factor
580,934 (2021)
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  1. Letter from the editor

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    • Nils Metzler-Nolte
    • Content type: Editorial
    • Open Access
    • Published: 10 August 2022

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1432-1327
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  2. BIOSIS
  3. Baidu
  4. Biological Abstracts
  5. CLOCKSS
  6. CNKI
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  12. EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection
  13. EBSCO Discovery Service
  14. EBSCO STM Source
  15. EMBASE
  16. EMBiology
  17. Google Scholar
  18. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
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  20. Medline
  21. Meta
  22. Naver
  23. Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals and Series
  24. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  25. Pathway Studio
  26. Portico
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  28. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  29. Reaxys
  30. SCImago
  31. SCOPUS
  32. Science Citation Index
  33. Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)
  34. TD Net Discovery Service
  35. UGC-CARE List (India)
  36. WTI AG
  37. Wanfang
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