MOLECULAR MECHANISMS IN BIOLOGY
The Biochemical Journal is a hybrid journal, offering the option to publish open access (OA), and is published by Portland Press on behalf of the Biochemical Society. The Biochemical Society is the UK’s largest single-discipline learned society, promoting the advancement of molecular bioscience; Portland Press is the publishing arm of the Biochemical Society, with all profits being returned to the Society for them to carry out their charitable endeavours.
Publishing with us is completely free under a standard license, and the Biochemical Journal does not charge page fees, publication charges or colour fees. If you choose to make your article available under an open access license, there is an article publishing charge, and more information can be found on the journal’s website. Authors at participating institutions can publish open access with no author-facing open access fees, through our transformative Read & Publish offerings. Find out more and see the full list of participating institutions.
All papers undergo a rigorous peer review process; however, the Editorial Board is committed to ensuring that, if revisions are recommended, extra experiments not necessary to the paper will not be asked for.
Areas covered in the journal include – across all domains of biology – include:
- Cell biology
- Chemical biology
- Energy processes
- Gene expression and regulation
- Mechanisms of disease
- Molecular structure and function
- Plant biology
- Systems biology
If you have any pre-submission queries, please do not hesitate to contact our Editorial Office who will be happy to assist.