Aims and scope

Molecular Neurodegeneration is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that encompasses all aspects of neurodegeneration research at the molecular and cellular levels.

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Guojun Bu, Mayo Clinic, USA
Huaxi Xu, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, USA

Impact Factor

Molecular Neurodegeneration has an Impact Factor of 6.510, meaning the journal is now the highest ranking open access neuroscience journal in the JCR.

Society partner

Molecular Neurodegeneration is the official journal of the BrightFocus Foundation.

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Molecular Neurodegeneration
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