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Mobile DNA

Mobile DNA

Editor-in-Chief: C. Feschotte; H. Levin; M. Belfort; H.H. Kazazian

ISSN: 1759-8753 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13100

BioMed Central

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  • Flagship journal dedicated to mobile genetic elements
  • Average time from submission to a first decision is 24 days
  • Unlimited space for data and video

The only journal dedicated to the publication of high-quality research on transposable elements in DNA, Mobile DNA welcomes submissions from across genomics, microbiology, bioinformatics, and cell biology which provide novel insights into the reorganization of DNA in all organisms. Edited by leading experts in the field, the journal considers articles which examine transposition, transposition distribution in disease states, utility of mobile genetic elements in biotechnological methods, and research protocols.  

Related subjects » Animal Sciences - Evolutionary & Developmental Biology - Human Genetics - Microbiology - Plant Sciences

Impact Factor: 5.891 (2017) * 

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    2017 Impact Factor
  • 5.891
  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Mobile DNA is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles providing novel insights into DNA rearrangements in all organisms, ranging from transposition and other types of recombination mechanisms to patterns and processes of mobile element and host genome evolution. In addition, the journal will consider articles on the utility of mobile genetic elements in biotechnological methods and protocols.

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