Molecular Biology

Molekulyarnaya Biologiya

Russian language title: Молекулярная биология

ISSN PRINT: 0026-8933
ISSN ONLINE: 1608-3245


Molecular Biology covers a wide scope of problems related to molecular, cell, and computational biology including structural and functional genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics, bioinformatics, biomedicine, molecular enzymology, molecular virology, and molecular immunology, molecular development biology, and molecular evolution, theoretical bases of biotechnology, physics and physical chemistry of proteins and nucleic acids. Unlike the majority of other journals dealing with the same subjects, Molecular Biology exercises a multidisciplinary approach and presents the complete pattern of relevant basic research. The time of publication is about 6 months. Molecular Biology publishes reviews, minireviews, experimental and theoretical works and computational analyses in molecular and cell biology. Reviews and minireviews are devoted to problems of general interest. Short communications are published expeditiously. The length of a manuscript is not limited.

Molecular Biology is abstracted and/or indexed in:
AGRICOLA, Academic OneFile, Academic Search, BIOSIS, Biological Abstracts, Biological and Agricultural Index, CAB Abstracts, CAB International, CSA, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Current Abstracts, EBSCO, EMBiology, Expanded Academic, Global Health, Google Scholar, Health Reference Center Academic, Highbeam, INIS Atomindex, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, OCLC, OmniFile, SCImago, Scopus, Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Science Select, Summon by ProQuest, Zoological Record.


Molekulyarnaya Biologiya
Profsoyuznaya ul. 90, Moscow, 117997 Russia
Phone: +7 (499) 343-78-07
Fax: +7 (499) 135-14-05

Editorial Board


Alexander A. Makarov, Engelhardt Institute of Molecular Biology, Moscow, Russia


V.L. Karpov and D.V. Kuprash


A.V. Baranova, P.M. Chumakov, V.G. Debabov, O.A. Dontsova, O.O. Favorova, A.V. Finkelstein, M.S. Gel’fand, S.G. Georgieva, M.B. Gottikh, V.A. Gvozdev, S.N. Kochetkov, O.I. Lavrik, D.A. Los’, S.A. Lukyanov, S.A. Nedospasov, V.S. Prasolov, and T.A. Pronina (executive secretary)


Ruslan Aphasizhev (Irvine), Grigori Enikolopov (Cold Spring Harbor), Alexey Kondrashov (Bethesda), Eugene Koonin (Bethesda), Eugene Lukanidin (Copenhagen), Alexander Mankin (Chicago), Ruslan Medzhitov (New Haven), Sergei Mirkin (Chicago), Marina Rodnina (Witten), Eugene Rogaev (Worcester and Moscow), Mart Saarma (Helsinki), Sergey Steinberg (Montreal), Vasily Studitsky (Piscataway), Richard Villems (Tartu and Tallinn), Alexey Wolfson (Boulder), and Marat Yusupov (Strasbourg)


Inna A. Usanova

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2017, Volume 51 (6 issues)

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