Nature Structural & Molecular Biology
|Nature Structural & Molecular Biology
|Area of Expertise||Biochemistry and cell biology|
|publishing company||Nature Publishing Group ( GB )|
|Frequency of publication||12 / year|
|Impact Factor||13.309 (2014) ISI Web of Knowledge|
|Web link||Website of the journal|
Nature Structural & Molecular Biology , abbreviated Nat. Struct. Mol. Biol. , Is a journal published by the Nature Publishing Group . The first edition appeared in January 1994. Until December 2003 the journal was called Nature Structural Biology . Twelve issues are currently published each year. The journal publishes articles that address functional and mechanistic issues in biology.
The journal's impact factor in 2014 was 13.309. According to the statistics of the ISI Web of Knowledge , the journal with this impact factor ranks seventh out of 289 journals in the biochemistry and molecular biology category , second out of 73 journals in the biophysics category and twelfth place out of 184 journals in the cell biology category .
Ines Chen , who is employed by the publisher, is the editor-in-chief .
- website of the journal at the NPG publishing house ; Retrieved January 22, 2013.
- 2014 Journal Citation Reports Science Edition (Thomson Reuters, 2015).