Editorial - Journal of Genetics and Molecular Biology (2020) Volume 4, Issue 1
Editorial Note for Journal of Genetics and Molecular Biology.Gadami N*
Department of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
- *Corresponding Author:
- Gadami N
Department of Medical Genetics
School of Medicine
University of Medical Sciences, Tehran
Accepted date: April 30, 2020
I am pleased to mention that during the year 2019, all issues of volume 3 were published online well within the time and the print issues were also brought out and dispatched within 30 days of publishing the issue online.
All published articles of this journal are included in the indexing and abstracting coverage of Google Scholar, CiteFactor, Electronic Journals Library, EBSCO A-Z, Virtual Library of Biology (vifabio).
During the calendar year 2019, JGM received a total of 15 papers, out of which 6 articles were rejected in the preliminary screening due to plagiarism or being out of the format and peer review process. During 2019 around 12 articles were subjected for publication after they are accepted in the peer review process. In the 2 issues of Volume 4 published during the year 2019, a total of 12 articles were published (at an average of 4 articles per issue) of which, articles were published from authors all around the world. A total of 52 research scientists from all over the world reviewed the 15 articles published in volume 4. Average publication lag time of an article was further reduced to 2-3 weeks.
Journal of Genetics and Molecular Biology also announces its new association with Allied Accademies group for Archiving, Journal maintenance, financial purpose and support .However the journal will be running its original website https://www.alliedacademies.org/journal-genetics-molecular-biology/ parallel for Editorial and review work process so as to maintain its highest standard of scientific work.
I take this opportunity to acknowledge the contribution of Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Rajappa J.J (India) and Associate Editors, during the final editing of articles published and the support rendered by the editorial assistants. I would also like to express my gratitude to all the authors, reviewers, the publisher, the advisory and the editorial board of JGM, the office bearers for their support in bringing out yet another volume of JGM and look forward to their unrelenting support to bring out the Volume 9 of JGM in scheduled time.