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Impact Factor Database

Nature Chemical Biology

Basic Journal Info

Country

United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 15524469, 15524450
Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
History: 2005-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
Note:
You can find more information about getting published on this journal here: https://www.nature.com/nchembio/for-authors

Research Categories

Impact Factor Ranking

Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
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Scope/Description:

Nature Chemical Biology is an international monthly journal that provides a high-visibility forum for the publication of top-tier original research and commentary for the chemical biology community. Chemical biology is an emerging field that combines the scientific ideas and approaches of chemistry, biology and allied disciplines to understand and manipulate biological systems with molecular precision. The journal publishes papers from the expanding community of chemical biologists, including contributions from chemists who are applying the principles and tools of chemistry to biological questions and from biologists who are interested in understanding and controlling biological processes at the molecular level.

Nature Chemical Biology

Impact Factor Trend 2006 - 2018 / 2019
Note: impact factor data for reference only

Impact Factor

The impact factor (IF) or journal impact factor (JIF) of an academic journal is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. In other words, the impact factor of 2020 is the average of the number of cited publications divided by the citable publications of a journal. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Normally, journals with higher impact factors are often deemed to have more influence than those with lower ones. However, the science community has also noted that review articles typically are more citable than research articles.

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Nature Chemical Biology

Impact Factor History
  • 2018 / 2019 Impact Factor 10.510
  • 2017 Impact Factor 12.250
  • 2016 Impact Factor 13.651
  • 2015 Impact Factor 12.568
  • 2014 Impact Factor 11.755
  • 2013 Impact Factor 10.786
  • 2012 Impact Factor 10.595
  • 2011 Impact Factor 11.854
  • 2010 Impact Factor 10.300
  • 2009 Impact Factor 7.788
  • 2008 Impact Factor 6.943
  • 2007 Impact Factor 7.088
  • 2006 Impact Factor 7.195
  • 2005 Impact Factor NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only

3-Years Average
Impact Factor

12.137

3-Years Growth
Impact Factor

-23%

5-Years Average
Impact Factor

12.147

5-Years Growth
Impact Factor

-11%

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Other Journal Impact Indicator

Any journal impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. That’s why every year, scholars review current metrics to improve upon them and sometimes come up with new ones. There are also other factors to sider for example, H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR (SCImago Journal Rank Indicator) and SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper). Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed.

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Nature Chemical Biology

H-Index

The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications

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Nature Chemical Biology

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

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