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Chromosome Research

Chromosome Research

Chromatin, Chromosomes and Genomes

Editor-in-Chief: Conly L. Rieder

ISSN: 0967-3849 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-6849 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10577

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  • Covers all aspects of chromosome, chromatin and nuclear biology in health and disease
  • Publishes functional, comparative and annotated genomics studies in plants and animals
  • Includes karyology studies that help resolve taxonomic problems or fundamental mechanisms of genome/karyotype evolution
  • Promotes a high level of scholarship by not limiting the number of citations and encouraging the use of primary references
  • Fast decision time: on average 22 days
  • Fast online publication time: on average less than 3 months
  • 100% of authors who answered a survey reported that they would definitely publish or probably publish in the journal again

This journal offers high quality papers on all aspects of chromosome and nuclear biology. Coverage emphasizes accounts of experimental studies of chromosome organization, function and behavior. Chromosome Research publishes manuscripts from work based on all organisms and encourages submissions in the following areas including, but not limited, to:

·         Chromosomes and their linkage to diseases;
·         Chromosome organization within the nucleus;
·         Chromatin biology (transcription, non-coding RNA, etc);
·         Chromosome structure, function and mechanics;
·         Chromosome and DNA repair;
·         Epigenetic chromosomal functions (centromeres, telomeres, replication, imprinting, 
          dosage compensation, sex determination, chromosome remodeling);
·         Architectural/epigenomic organization of the genome;
·         Functional annotation of the genome;
·         Functional and comparative genomics in plants and animals;
·         Karyology studies that help resolve difficult taxonomic problems or that provide
         clues to fundamental mechanisms of genome and karyotype evolution in plants and animals;
·         Mitosis and Meiosis;
·         Cancer cytogenomics.

The Editors of Chromosome Research will gladly consider papers that confirm, extend or refute results published elsewhere. We also offer expedited review of manuscripts as well as papers previously submitted to other journals, provided that the authors append previous reviewers' and/or editorial comments. We recognize that speed is important in publishing your findings and we will work with you to ensure a rapid publication. Any questions and pre-submission enquiries (useful to expedite the review process) should be addressed to the Editor-in-Chief (Dr. Rieder, conlyrieder@hotmail.com) directly. 

General Details on the Submission and Publication Procedures:
- No Page Charges
- No Fees for Online and Print Color Images
- Optional Open Access Publication Fee (APC) – USD 3000,- / Euro 2200,-

 

Related subjects » Animal Sciences - Cell Biology - Human Genetics - Plant Sciences

Impact Factor: 2.688 (2013) * 

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    Chromosome Research publishes manuscripts from work based on all organisms and encourages submissions in the following areas including, but not limited, to:

    ·         Chromosomes and their linkage to diseases;
    ·         Chromosome organization within the nucleus;
    ·         Chromatin biology (transcription, non-coding RNA, etc);
    ·         Chromosome structure, function and mechanics;
    ·         Chromosome and DNA repair;
    ·         Epigenetic chromosomal functions (centromeres, telomeres, replication, imprinting, 
              dosage compensation, sex determination, chromosome remodeling);
    ·         Architectural/epigenomic organization of the genome;
    ·         Functional annotation of the genome;
    ·         Functional and comparative genomics in plants and animals;
    ·         Karyology studies that help resolve difficult taxonomic problems or that provide 
              clues to fundamental mechanisms of genome and karyotype evolution in plants and animals;
    ·         Mitosis and Meiosis;
    ·         Cancer cytogenomics.

    The Editors of Chromosome Research will gladly consider papers that confirm, extend or refute results published elsewhere. We also offer expedited review of manuscripts as well as papers previously submitted to other journals, provided that the authors append previous reviewers' and/or editorial comments. We recognize that speed is important in publishing your findings and we will work with you to ensure a rapid publication. Any questions and pre-submission enquiries (useful to expedite the review process) should be addressed to the Editor-in-Chief (Dr. Rieder) directly. 

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