Biotechnology Journal

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Edited By: Alois Jungbauer and Sang Yup Lee

Impact Factor: 3.708

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 19/78 (BIOCHEMICAL RESEARCH METHODS); 33/165 (Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology)

Online ISSN: 1860-7314

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    Special Issue: Medical biotechnology

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10th ESBES and 6th IFIBiop Meeting, September 7-10, 2014, Lille, France.
High-throughput process development (HTPD) 
3rd International conference on high-throughput process development (HTPD), October 6-9, 2014, Siena, Italy.


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Wilfried ChenPlease welcome Wilfried Chen as new BTJ Editor for Synthetic Biology, Protein Engineering and Nanobiotechnology. Wilfried is Gore Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark DE, USA.

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Each issue of Biotechnology Journal is dedicated to a particular theme/topic that is of highest current interest to biotechnologists.

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Biochemical engineering sciencesBiochemical Engineering Sciences special issue, edited by Prof. Philippe Jacques and Prof. Guilherme Ferreira. Submission open to ESBES members, preference to those who presented at the ESBES meeting in 2014.

Due: December 2014; Scheduled for publication: mid 2015

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  • Average days from accept to online publication (Accepted Article): 6 days

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