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Microbiomes in human disease

Guest Edited by Munawar Sultana

Spliceosome Mutations in Human Disease

Guest Edited by Alejandro Ibáñez-Costa

Personalised Medicine and Gene Therapy

Guest Edited by William Cho

Single-cell technologies

Guest edited by David Casero and Baohua Wang

Advanced machine learning and health-related multi-omics data

Guest Edited by Alejandro Rodríguez-González and Wei Lan

Editor Highlights

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Prognostic factors for the outcomes of COVID-19 patients infected with SARS-CoV-2 Omicron and Delta variants

New Content ItemPharmacogenetic analysis of inter-ethnic variability in the uptake transporter SLCO1B1 gene in Colombian, Mozambican, and Portuguese populations

New Content ItemDespite low viral titer in saliva samples, Sanger-based SARS-CoV-2 spike gene sequencing is highly applicable for the variant identification


  1. Authors: Georgina L. Ryland, Maria A. Doyle, David Goode, Samantha E. Boyle, David Y.H. Choong, Simone M. Rowley, Jason Li, David DL Bowtell, Richard W. Tothill, Ian G. Campbell and Kylie L. Gorringe

Aims and scope

BMC Medical Genomics is an open access journal publishing original peer-reviewed research articles in all aspects of functional genetics and genomics, genome structure, genome-scale population genetics, epigenetics and epigenomics, proteomics, systems analysis, and pharmacogenomics in relation to human health and disease.

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Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    2.7 - 2-year Impact Factor
    3.2 - 5-year Impact Factor
    0.730 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.892 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2022 Speed
    26 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    160 days submission to accept (Median)

    2022 Usage 
    1,437 Altmetric mentions 

Peer-review Terminology

  • The following summary describes the peer review process for this journal:

    Identity transparency: Single anonymized

    Reviewer interacts with: Editor

    Review information published: Review reports. Reviewer Identities reviewer opt in. Author/reviewer communication

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