Protein & Cell publishes original research articles, reviews, and commentaries concerning the latest developments in multidisciplinary areas in biology and biomedicine, with an emphasis on protein and cell research.
Subject areas include biochemistry/biophysics, cell biology, developmental biology, genetics, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, oncology, protein science, structural biology and translational medicine. In addition, Protein & Cell addresses research highlights, news and views, and commentaries covering research policies and funding trends in China, and provides a forum to foster academic exchange among researchers across different fields of the life sciences.
Protein & Cell is a peer-reviewed open access journal published monthly. The open access fees (article-processing charges) for this journal are kindly sponsored by Higher Education Press, Beijing Institutes of Life Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences and Biophysical Society of China. Authors can publish in the journal without any additional charges.
Why publish with us
- We provide a forum to foster academic exchange among researchers across different fields of the life sciences.
- We publish research highlights, news, views, and commentaries covering the latest developments in multidisciplinary areas in biology and biomedicine, emphasizing protein and cell research.
- Open access publication ensures that your article can be easily discovered, accessed, used, and shared, maximising your impact and acting as a springboard for further discovery.
- We provide high levels of author satisfaction, with 94% of our published authors reporting that they would definitely or probably publish with us again.
- Zihe Rao
- Publishing model
- Open Access. Learn about publishing OA with us
- 10.164 (2019)
- Impact factor
- 7.978 (2019)
- Five year impact factor
- 7 days
- Submission to first decision
- 701,621 (2020)
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Indiscriminate ssDNA cleavage activity of CRISPR-Cas12a induces no detectable off-target effects in mouse embryos
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Understanding the phase separation characteristics of nucleocapsid protein provides a new therapeutic opportunity against SARS-CoV-2
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- Co-publication with Higher Education Press
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- Biological Abstracts
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- Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) - GoOA
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- EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection
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- Google Scholar
- Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China
- Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
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- Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch)
- TD Net Discovery Service
- UGC-CARE List (India)