Biometrical Journal

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Edited By: Marco Alfò, Dankmar Böhning

Impact Factor: 1.075

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 38/57 (Mathematical & Computational Biology); 55/124 (Statistics & Probability)

Online ISSN: 1521-4036

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Acknowledging the Peer Reviewers of Biometrical Journal for 2016

Call for Papers

Special Issue: CEN-ISBS Vienna 2017 Joint Conference

Biometrical Journal a special issue for the CEN-ISBS Vienna 2017 Joint Conference on Biometrics & Biopharmaceutical Statistics. All speakers and poster presenters of the conference and the Joint Symposium are invited to submit their high quality papers. Please find details here. Deadline for papers submission is 15 November 2017.

Special Issue: Advanced Topics in Biostatistics

Biometrical Journal will publish a special issue at the occasion of the 38th Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB 2017) in Vigo, Spain. Please find details here. Deadline for papers submission is 15 November 2017.

Special Issue: Predictive Biostatistics Models in Health

All interested researchers are invited to submit their papers on the topic, covering all aspects of predictive modeling. Please see here for more information. The review process will be handled by the Guest Editors Christos Nakas (Thessaly), Dimitris Karlis (Athens), Clelia Di Serio (Milano), Marco Bonetti (Milano), and Adriano De Carli (Milano). Deadline for papers submission is 30 September 2017.


Biometrical Journal is edited in cooperation with the German and the Austro-Swiss Region of the International Biometric Society (IBS). Visit the Society homepages now or register for free online member access .


Recently Published Articles

  1. Small area estimation of proportions with different levels of auxiliary data

    Hukum Chandra, Sushil Kumar and Kaustav Aditya

    Version of Record online: 19 JAN 2018 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201600128

  2. Evaluating the effects of rater and subject factors on measures of association

    Kerrie P. Nelson, Aya A. Mitani and Don Edwards

    Version of Record online: 19 JAN 2018 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201700078

  3. Reconstruction of molecular network evolution from cross-sectional omics data

    Mehran Aflakparast, Mathisca C. M. de Gunst and Wessel N. van Wieringen

    Version of Record online: 10 JAN 2018 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201700102

  4. Variable selection – A review and recommendations for the practicing statistician

    Georg Heinze, Christine Wallisch and Daniela Dunkler

    Version of Record online: 2 JAN 2018 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201700067

  5. Multiple-rater kappas for binary data: Models and interpretation

    Dietrich Stoyan, Arne Pommerening, Manuela Hummel and Annette Kopp-Schneider

    Version of Record online: 27 DEC 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/bimj.201600267