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Latest articles from Genome Medicine
27 September 2021
Read the latest papers on fertility across BMC flagship journals.
Cisplatin and carboplatin result in similar gonadotoxicity in immature human testis with implications for fertility preservation in childhood cancer
Melissa D. Tharmalingam et al.
Published in BMC Medicine 04 December 2020
Published in BMC Biology 19 August 2020
DNA methylation and body mass index from birth to adolescence: meta-analyses of epigenome-wide association studies
Florianne Vehmeijer et al.
Published in Genome Medicine 25 November 2020
The Tug1 lncRNA locus is essential for male fertility
Jordan Lewandowski et al.
Published in Genome Biology 07 September 2020
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68 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
20 days to first decision for all manuscripts
194 days from submission to acceptance
28 days from acceptance to publication
13.583 - 2-year Impact Factor
17.433 - 5-year Impact Factor
2.682 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
9.027 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
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