• Publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini- reviews and guest edited thematic issues on various topics related to biotechnology. Articles may be focused largely, but not exclusively, on contributions from China

Aims and Scope

The Biotechnology section of Current Chinese Science publishes original research articles, letters, reviews/mini-reviews and guest edited thematic issues on all areas of biotechnology. Articles may be largely, but not exclusively, focused on contributions from China.

This section is not limited to a specific aspect of the field but is instead devoted to a wide range of sub fields in the area. Articles of interdisciplinary nature are particularly welcome. Submissions in the following biotechnology areas are of special interest to the readers of this journal:

  • • Agricultural Biotechnolog
  • • Animal Biotechnology
  • • Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  • • Biotechnology for Biosafety
  • • Biotechnology for Evolutionary Biology
  • • Biotechnology for Food Production
  • • Biotechnology for Next and Third Generation Biological Sequencing
  • • Biotechnology for Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • • Cancer Biotechnology
  • • Environmental Biotechnology
  • • Integrative Biotechnology
  • • Law, Ethical and Philosophical Issues around Biotechnology
  • • Medical Biotechnology
  • • Microbial Biotechnology
  • • Organoid
  • • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • • Plant Biotechnology
  • • Statistical and Mathematical Methods in Biotechnology
  • • Others

Honorary Senior Advisor

  • Ferid Murad
  • Prof. Ferid Murad

    (Nobel Laureate)
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA

    • Co-winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine