American Journal of Medical Genetics Impact Factor & Information

Publisher: John M Opitz, Wiley

Journal description

The American Journal of Medical Genetics publishes 40 issues a year on all biological and medical aspects of genetic disorders and birth defects for physicians medical geneticists and associated professionals. The Journal's primary purpose is to report original research in the following areas: Biochemical Genetics including newborn screening carrier detection and the metabolic dysplasia and malformation syndromes; Cancer Genetics and Cancer Cytogenetics including experimental and molecular approaches; Clinical Genetics including descriptions of new syndromes new causal and pathogenetic insights into known syndromes advances in genetic counseling nosology anthropometry and anthropology including dermatoglyphics; Clinical Molecular Genetics including linkage mapping and gene sequencing; Formal Genetics including quantitative population and epidemiological genetics; Molecular Cytogenetics including delineation of syndromes due to chromosomal aberration; Neuropsychiatric Genetics including reports on novel research on the genetic mechanisms underlying psychiatric and neurological disorders; Reproductive Genetics including prenatal diagnosis and the genetics of prenatal and perinatal death in humans. Reports on animal models of human genetic disorders ethical legal and social issues fetal genetic pathology and teratology Genetic Drift historical aspects of medical genetics and studies of twins and twinning are appropriate for the Special Features section of the Journal. Discontinued now American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A, B and C.

Current impact factor: 3.23

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Additional details

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Website American Journal of Medical Genetics website
Other titles American journal of medical genetics., American journal of medical genetics. Part C, Seminars in medical genetics, Seminars in medical genetics, American journal of medical genetics
ISSN 1096-8628
OCLC 52988103
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details


  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 12 months embargo
  • Conditions
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    • On author's personal website, institutional repositories, arXiv, AgEcon, PhilPapers, PubMed Central, RePEc or Social Science Research Network
    • Author's pre-print may not be updated with Publisher's Version/PDF
    • Author's pre-print must acknowledge acceptance for publication
    • On a non-profit server
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Publisher source must be acknowledged with citation
    • Must link to publisher version with set statement (see policy)
    • If OnlineOpen is available, BBSRC, EPSRC, MRC, NERC and STFC authors, may self-archive after 12 months
    • If OnlineOpen is available, AHRC and ESRC authors, may self-archive after 24 months
    • Publisher last contacted on 07/08/2014
    • This policy is an exception to the default policies of 'Wiley'
  • Classification
    ​ yellow

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