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Edited By: Malka Gorfine, Stijn Vansteelandt, Michael J. Daniels, Marie Davidian (Executive Editor)

Impact Factor: 1.36

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 31/56 (Mathematical & Computational Biology); 38/123 (Statistics & Probability); 43/86 (Biology)

Online ISSN: 1541-0420


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