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About BioDesign Research

Science Partner Journal BioDesign Research is an online-only open access journal published in affiliation with Nanjing Agricultural University (NAU) and distributed by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Like all partners participating in the Science Partner Journal program, BioDesign Research is editorially independent from the Science family of journals and NAU is responsible for all content published in the journal. To learn more about the Science Partner Journal program, visit the SPJ program homepage.

BioDesign Research publishes high quality breakthrough research, reviews, editorials, and perspectives focusing on in silico biosystems design and genetic/epigenetic modification or genome writing or rewriting in any organism. Read more about the journal’s mission and scope at the Mission and Scope page.

The journal BioDesign Research opened for submissions in the second half of 2019 and will begin publishing content by the end of 2019. Should researchers be interested in submitting their work to BioDesign Research, we ask that they please first review the Information for Authors page.

BioDesign Research content is open access, publishing under a Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). This means that content is freely available to all readers upon publication.

AAAS is a member of the following organizations: ALPSP, DOAJ, OASPA, ORCID, SSP, and STM.