Biochemistry Insights

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Call for Papers

The Editor-in-Chief, Gabor Mocz, Pacific Biosciences Research Center at the University of Hawaii, welcomes new manuscripts for peer review on the following topics:

  • Chemistry, structure and functionality of proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, nucleic acids and smaller molecular components of cells and tissues
  • Cell metabolism, genomes, protein synthesis, cell signaling, transportation, and signal transduction
  • Technology, outcomes, techniques and applications.

Biochemistry Insights is indexed in PubMed and the Emerging Science Citation Index (ESCI).

Open Special Collections

We are also accepting submissions for the following Special Collections. If any of these are the right fit for your research, we would be happy to receive your paper for peer review. Please enter the Promo Code listed next to each collection below during Step 2 of the submission process to indicate your interest in publishing in this Special Collection. 

  • Biochemistry of Infectious Diseases; Promo Codes to submit: BCI-10
  • Protein and Membrane Trafficking in Health and Disease; Promo Codes to submit: BCI-9
  • Antioxidants and Redox Signaling; Promo Code to submit: BCI-21
  • Peripheral membrane proteins; Promo Code to submit: BCI-12
  • Pluripotent Stem Cells Technology and Regenerative Medicine; Promo Codes to submit: BCI-18
  • Biomarkers in Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes; Promo Codes to submit: BCI-15
  • Structure Guided Drug Discovery; Promo Code to submit: BCI-16
  • Cancer Metabolomics and Diagnostic Biomarkers; Promo Code to submit: BCI-14
  • Biomarker Based Drug Discovery; Promo Code to submit: BCI-17
  • Pharmacological Interventions to Prolong Longevity; Promo Code to submit: BCI-11
  • Bacteriology and Protein Sciences; Promo Code to submit: BCI-20
  • Protein Engineering and Protein Therapeutics; Promo Code to submit: BCI-19
  • Applications of Glycobiology; Promo Code to submit: BCI-22-S

All papers accepted into these Special Collections will benefit from a reduced Article Processing Charge (APC) of $750 (£500 GBP), discounted from the full rate for a limited time.

Become a Guest Editor for a Special Collection

We are interested in publishing Special Collections on various topics. Peruse the topics, or suggest your own, by submitting a Guest Editor proposal here

Further information on the role can be found in the Lead Guest Editor Guide

Published Special Collections 

Benefits of Publishing:

  • International open access journal, indexed in PubMed, Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) and Scopus
  • All articles made immediately freely available on PubMed Central
  • Fast, rigorous peer review
  • Open access format, driving high visibility and global exposure
  • Prompt online publication
  • Article metrics service to allow each author to monitor re-use of published articles

Manuscripts submitted to the journal are subject to double-blind peer review by a minimum of two suitably qualified reviewers. All editorial decisions are the responsibility of Editor-in-Chief or the Deputy Editor-in-Chief. Each stage of the editorial and production process is monitored to prevent delays to the authors, who are regularly informed of changes in their paper’s status.  Editorial contributors, journal staff, and external contractors who contribute to editorial and production processes are qualified, experienced professionals chosen for their ability to efficiently contribute towards high-quality published papers.  Article processing charges are communicated to authors prior to and during manuscript submission. There are no additional fees based on use of color, figure or word-count. 

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  • Efficient Processing: 4 Weeks Average to First Editorial Decision
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