About BioChem


BioChem (ISSN 2673-6411) is an international and interdisciplinary open access journal encompassing the fields of molecular biology, cell biology, structural biology, nucleic acid biology, chemical biology, synthetic biology, disease biology, biophysics, and theoretical biochemistry. It publishes reviews, research articles, communications, and letters. Our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical research in as much detail as possible. There is no restriction on the length of the papers.


  • molecular biology 
  • molecular basis of biological processes
  • structural biology 
  • gene and protein structure and expression
  • folding of biomolecules
  • biochemistry
  • chemical biology
  • synthetic biology
  • protein biosynthesis
  • membrane function and post-translational modification
  • disease biology
  • drugs and pharmaceutics
  • cell biology
  • chemical, physical, mechanistic, and/or structural basis of biological or cell function
  • cells
  • nucleic acid biology 
  • theoretical biochemistry
  • advances in biochemical, biophysical, and molecular methodologies as well as imaging techniques and data analysis

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