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Top 20 Cell Biology Journals By Impact Factor

Journal impact factor is a measure of research influence. As calculated by Journal Citation Reports: Science Edition (the source of this list) impact factor is a measure of the frequency with which the average article in a journal has been cited in a year. A higher impact factor suggests a greater impact on the research in a particular field. The impact factor for 2015 is listed after each title. Journals available through the RU Library are listed in blue (click on the blue titles to explore the journal).

Top 20 Cell Biology Journals by Impact Factor

  1. Nature Review of Molecular Cell Biology (38.602)
  2. Nature Medicine (30.357)
  3. Cell (28.71)
  4. Cancer Cell (23.214)
  5. Cell Stem Cell (22.387)
  6. Nature Cell Biology (18.699)
  7. Cell Metabolism (17.303)
  8. Science Translational Medicine (16.264)
  9. Cell Research (14.812)
  10. Molecular Cell (13.958)
  11. Nature Structural & Molecular Biology (13.338)
  12. Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology (12.755)
  13. Trends in Cell Biology (11.532)
  14. Genes & Development (10.042)
  15. The EMBO Journal (9.643)
  16. Developmental Cell (9.338)
  17. Trends in Molecular Medicine (9.292)
  18. Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Biology (9.173)
  19. Autophagy (9.108)
  20. Current Biology (8.983)

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