About this journal
Bioinformation (Online ISSN 0973-2063; Print ISSN 0973-8894) is a scientific journal publishing research articles in biological knowledge
discovery after full peer review. It is a transparent media for scholarly communication of scientific information in biology.
All articles are published, without barriers to access, immediately upon acceptance.
Aim and Scope
Bioinformation publishes original research articles in all aspects of biological knowledge discovery through
mathematical and computational analysis of biological data. The journal specifically invites articles describing new biological
insights based on primary or derived data.
Biology aspect of
Agriculture, Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Clinical Medicine, Immunology, Infectious diseases, Inflammation.
Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Evolution, Structural Biology, Tissue Engineering, Transplantation
Information aspect of
Data cleaning, data storage, data representation, data retrieval, data analysis and knowledge extraction
By definition, articles describing databases, datasets, prediction servers, prediction models and computer programs
are classified under enabling technologies.
Publication of research articles by Bioinformation is dependent primarily on their novelty, relevance and coherence,
as judged by editors and peer reviewers.
Bioinformation offers a very fast publication schedule whilst maintaining rigorous editorial and peer review.
Open access (OA) Charge (Revised on July 3, 2018)
An OA charge of US$ 400** is applicable for all manuscripts
We maintain a fast review process of 2 weeks and the article will be published immediately online upon acceptance as and when
the supply chain and demand supply is established. **A 50% discount is given for eligible authors from developing nations upon review of justification. The fast track service (decision within 7 days) is available upon request. The article processing Charge (APC) for fast track service is US$ 800. This is in addition to OA charge.
OA Charges are applicable only for those manuscripts found suitable for publication in the journal.
Volumes, issues, page numbers
All papers published in Bioinformation will be assigned a volume number, an issue number and page numbers.
Submission of manuscripts
Manuscripts must be submitted to the editors using online OJS. Full details of how to submit a manuscript are given in author guidelines.
Journal Start date
February 1, 2005
Monthly (updated May 2017)
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All manuscripts submitted to BIOINFORMATION is subject to editorial (1 or more) screening and peer (1 or more) review.
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The journal content is indexed in databases like PubMed Central (PMC), PubMed, CROSS REF DOI, CITE FACTOR and EBSCO.
The journal adheres to COPE guidelines on publishing ethics as described elsewhere at https://publicationethics.org/.
The authors should declare that the manuscript submitted to the journal does not violate any form of “ethics in publishing”.
It is the responsibility of the corresponding author that the “final content” of the “manuscript” is seen, read, understood and agreed by all authors of the manuscript.
Biomedical Informatics (online and Print)
Publisher contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Irulan Sandy Annex, Puducherry 607402, India; Phone: +91 413 2633 722