Cells — Open Access Journal of Cell Biology

Cells (ISSN 2073-4409; CODEN: CELLC6) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal of cell biology, molecular biology, and biophysics. Cells is published monthly online by MDPI.  
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science) and BIOSIS Previews. Citations available now in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 19 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
  • Sections: published in five topical sections.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Cells
Comparative Biology of Centrosomal Structures in Eukaryotes Guest Editor: Ralph Gräf
Deadline: 30 June 2018
Special Issue in Cells
Unconventional Protein Secretion in Development and Disease Guest Editor: Bor Tang
Deadline: 31 July 2018
Special Issue in Cells
Ubiquitination in Health and Disease Guest Editors: Germana Meroni, Giuseppe Merla
Deadline: 10 August 2018
Special Issue in Cells
Tissue Regeneration and Fibrosis Guest Editor: Dimitrios Karamichos
Deadline: 31 August 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Cells
Lamins and Laminopathies Collection Editor: Thomas Dechat

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