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synthetic biology journal

New synthetic biology journal

Why a new synthetic biology journal? Most synthetic biology papers are not published in a synthetic biology journal. They are still published in non-specialized journals that span a broad spectrum of scientific specialties from bioinformatics to molecular biology and biotechnology. It...

OUP Synthetic Biology by Impact

Oxford University Press Synthetic Biology is a new open access journal focused on serving the growing publishing needs of the synthetic biology community. Since I am the journal editor, I care deeply about the impact the articles we publish. All...

OUP Synthetic Biology by Date

Oxford University Press Synthetic Biology is a new open access journal focused on serving the growing publishing needs of the synthetic biology community. Since I am the journal editor, I care deeply about the impact the articles we publish. All...

GenoSIGHT paper is published in PLoS ONE

After several years of incubation and internal validation, we are pleased to announce the publication of an article describing GenoSIGHT, an adaptive cytometry system, developed with a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF Award#0963988).  GenoSIGHT is an “intelligent” system...

PLoS Extends Synthetic Biology Collection

In 2012, Mark Isalan and myself compiled a list of synthetic biology papers published in PLoS ONE (See The PLOS ONE Synthetic Biology Collection: Six Years and Counting). This impressive corpus of synthetic biology papers was highlighted by PLoS in a...

PLoS Launches Synthetic Biology Community

PLoS is launching the PLoS Synthetic Biology Community (synbio.plos.org) as a hub to allow readers and authors of synthetic biology literature to gather in one place. This resource will provide informal online avenues for researcher collaboration and discussion of PLOS-published research,...

Virginia Tech Libraries supports open-access journal PeerJ

The open access journal PeerJ is changing the open-access publication business model. Instead of a charging a publishing fee per article, it is a relying on a membership model. Each author pays a $99 lifetime membership to the journal but...