Nucleic Acids Research (NUCLEIC ACIDS RES)

Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)

Journal description

Nucleic Acids Research (NAR) publishes the results of leading edge research into physical, chemical, biochemical and biological aspects of nucleic acids and proteins involved in nucleic acid metabolism and/or interactions. It enables the rapid publication of papers under the following categories: RNA, molecular biology, chemistry, genomics, computational biology and structural biology. A Survey and Summary section provides a format for brief reviews. The first issue of each year is devoted to biological databases.

Current impact factor: 9.11

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 9.112
2013 Impact Factor 8.808
2012 Impact Factor 8.278
2011 Impact Factor 8.026
2010 Impact Factor 7.836
2009 Impact Factor 7.479
2008 Impact Factor 6.878
2007 Impact Factor 6.954
2006 Impact Factor 6.317
2005 Impact Factor 7.552
2004 Impact Factor 7.26
2003 Impact Factor 6.575
2002 Impact Factor 7.051
2001 Impact Factor 6.373
2000 Impact Factor 5.396
1999 Impact Factor 5.748
1998 Impact Factor 4.878
1997 Impact Factor 4.188
1996 Impact Factor 4.488
1995 Impact Factor 4.235
1994 Impact Factor 4.097
1993 Impact Factor 3.783
1992 Impact Factor 3.294

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 8.87
Cited half-life 7.40
Immediacy index 2.33
Eigenfactor 0.34
Article influence 3.49
Website Nucleic Acids Research website
Other titles Nucleic acids research
ISSN 0305-1048
OCLC 1791693
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

Oxford University Press (OUP)

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  • Classification
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