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Ab initio modelling of protein structure

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BMC Bioinformatics is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles describing novel computational algorithms and software, models and tools, including statistical methods, machine learning and artificial intelligence, as well as systems biology.

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Improving function prediction by considering proteins in terms of their constituent domains

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  • Citation Impact
    3.327 - 2-year Impact Factor (2021)
    4.341 - 5-year Impact Factor (2021)
    1.105 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    1.246 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    31 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
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