Announcement & Call For Papers
International Journal of Biological Sciences
International Journal of Biological Sciences is a new generation of open
access, general biological journal publishing peer-reviewed scientific
papers of significance in all areas of biological sciences. Types of
articles include regular research papers, reviews, short research
communications, viewpoints and commentaries. In addition to the mainstream
areas of biology, the Journal encourages articles of new emerging fields or
cross-disciplinary with mathematics, physics, chemistry, engineering, and
computer science. The Journal will publish special issues that focus on
topics of common interest from time to time.
The Journal aims at rapid publication of high quality research results while
maintaining rigorous peer review process. The Journal is committed to
open access its online version to maximize the distribution of articles.
Full texts of published articles appear in PubMed Central, the U.S.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) digital archive of biomedical
journal literature, and abstracts indexed in PubMed.
Submissions must use the Journal's online submission system to facilitate
rapid review and turnaround time. Only PDF or Word files can be accepted.
The whole manuscript must be submitted as a single PDF or Word file. Figures
and tables should be embedded in the PDF or Word of the manuscript in where
they will appear, and not separated as individual files. Submission implies
that the work is not previously published or under consideration for
publication elsewhere, that the manuscript has been approved by all
co-authors, and that the authors agree to all terms of the copyright and
publishing agreement of the Journal. The manuscript's first page should
include the title of the article; the author's name(s), affiliation(s) with
complete addresses, corresponding author's email address, phone/fax number,
an abstract of not more than 250 words, and a set of up to 6 keywords after
the abstract. The author may suggest two to three potential referees who work
in a closely related area and who can make expert evaluation of the
Detailed information can be found in