Matrix Biology Plus

Matrix Biology Plus

  • Volume 4
  • Issue 4
  • ISSN 2590-0285
  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.921
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0.903
  • Impact Factor:
  • Five Year Impact Factor:
Editor-in-chief: Whitelock

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Matrix Biology Plus, a companion title to the highly-respected Matrix Biology, is an online-only, open access, peer-reviewed journal. It offers the quality, visibility and impact that you would expect from Matrix Biology, combined with the convenience and reach of open access.

Matrix Biology Plus welcomes:
  • Comparative and correlative studies;
  • New methods;
  • Proteomics datasets;
  • Translational studies;
  • Detailed descriptions of novel transgenic animal models;
  • Signal transduction and genomics/transcriptomic studies.

To be considered for publication, submitted articles must provide substantial advances in the field of matrix biology without a strict requirement for novel biological mechanisms.

Reasons to publish your next article in Matrix Biology Plus:
  • Designated - the best home for your matrix biology translational research.
  • Quality - our trusted international board of experienced key researchers in the field, that is also responsible for Matrix Biology, guarantee a rigorous, fair and efficient peer review process.
  • Accessibility - Open access provides immediate and free online access to articles by anyone, anywhere in the world. No subscription needed.
  • Readership - No subscriptions and no paywalls means more people can read and access an open access article, increasing author readership and usage.
  • Speed - Articles are published online, quickly after acceptance. Articles are published constantly so there are no print delays or long waits for the next issue to be published.
  • Author Impact - Creative commons licenses allow authors to retain copyright to their work while permitting others to share and reuse their research, increasing author impact and citations.
  • No Restrictions - Open access articles are online only so there are no restrictions on article length, and no additional page or color charges like many print/subscription journals. Similarly, as there are no printing costs, the environmental impact is lower.
  • Advancing Science - by providing access to vital research through open access, researchers across the world, including those in developing countries, can help make breakthrough discoveries which may benefit society and humanity.

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  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.921
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0.903
  • Impact Factor:
  • Five Year Impact Factor:
  • ISSN: 2590-0285
  • Issues: 4
  • Volume: 4
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Issue volumeIssue yearPlanned ship dateActual ship date
9C2021Feb 22, 2021Feb 26, 2021
10C2021Jun 21, 2021Jun 17, 2021
11C2021Aug 19, 2021Aug 15, 2021
12C2021Nov 24, 2021
13C2022Feb 22, 2022
14C2022Jun 21, 2022
15C2022Aug 19, 2022
16C2022Nov 24, 2022