Chromosoma publishes research and review articles on the functional organization of the eukaryotic cell nucleus, with a particular emphasis on the structure and dynamics of chromatin and chromosomes; the expression and replication of genomes; genome organization and evolution; the segregation of genomes during meiosis and mitosis; the function and dynamics of subnuclear compartments; the nuclear envelope and nucleocytoplasmic interactions, and more.

The scope of Chromosoma encompasses genetic, biophysical, molecular and cell biological studies.

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    Publishes research and review articles on the functional organization of the eukaryotic cell nucleus
  • Topics include structure and dynamics of chromatin and chromosomes; the expression and replication of genomes; genome organization and evolution; the segregation of genomes during meiosis and mitosis and more
  • Encompasses genetic, biophysical, molecular and cell biological studies

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Yamini Dalal
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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2.919 (2021)
Impact factor
4.316 (2021)
Five year impact factor
28 days
Submission to first decision (Median)
162,036 (2021)
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1432-0886
Print ISSN
0009-5915
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