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Protein & Cellopen access

Country Germany  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Germany
48
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Subject Area and CategoryBiochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
Biochemistry
Biotechnology
Cell Biology

Medicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
Drug Discovery
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Publication typeJournals
ISSN16748018, 1674800X
Coverage2010-ongoing
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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Biochemistry2011Q3
Biochemistry2012Q1
Biochemistry2013Q1
Biochemistry2014Q1
Biochemistry2015Q1
Biochemistry2016Q1
Biochemistry2017Q1
Biochemistry2018Q1
Biotechnology2011Q2
Biotechnology2012Q1
Biotechnology2013Q1
Biotechnology2014Q1
Biotechnology2015Q1
Biotechnology2016Q1
Biotechnology2017Q1
Biotechnology2018Q1
Cell Biology2011Q3
Cell Biology2012Q2
Cell Biology2013Q2
Cell Biology2014Q2
Cell Biology2015Q2
Cell Biology2016Q2
Cell Biology2017Q1
Cell Biology2018Q1
Drug Discovery2011Q2
Drug Discovery2012Q1
Drug Discovery2013Q1
Drug Discovery2014Q1
Drug Discovery2015Q1
Drug Discovery2016Q1
Drug Discovery2017Q1
Drug Discovery2018Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q1
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
20110.632
20121.603
20131.654
20141.625
20151.659
20161.790
20172.286
20182.280
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.434
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.120
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.155
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.181
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.149
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.620
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.547
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20185.495
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.434
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.120
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.155
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.267
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.386
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.128
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.992
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20185.491
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.434
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.120
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.877
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.359
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.676
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20164.623
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.953
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20185.521
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20119
Self Cites201221
Self Cites201322
Self Cites201421
Self Cites201517
Self Cites201625
Self Cites201719
Self Cites201828
Total Cites20100
Total Cites2011185
Total Cites2012752
Total Cites20131098
Total Cites20141039
Total Cites20151053
Total Cites20161164
Total Cites20171268
Total Cites20181208
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20100
External Cites per document20111.364
External Cites per document20123.033
External Cites per document20133.092
External Cites per document20143.201
External Cites per document20153.331
External Cites per document20164.039
External Cites per document20174.917
External Cites per document20185.364
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20111.434
Cites per document20123.120
Cites per document20133.155
Cites per document20143.267
Cites per document20153.386
Cites per document20164.128
Cites per document20174.992
Cites per document20185.491
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
201019.42
201118.03
201221.19
201313.76
201432.50
201523.96
201633.01
201725.93
201828.99
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents201110
Non-citable documents201220
Non-citable documents201331
Non-citable documents201431
Non-citable documents201536
Non-citable documents201643
Non-citable documents201765
Non-citable documents201887
Citable documents20100
Citable documents2011129
Citable documents2012241
Citable documents2013348
Citable documents2014318
Citable documents2015311
Citable documents2016282
Citable documents2017254
Citable documents2018220
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20100
Uncited documents201173
Uncited documents201290
Uncited documents2013129
Uncited documents2014105
Uncited documents2015103
Uncited documents201686
Uncited documents201786
Uncited documents201886
Cited documents20100
Cited documents201166
Cited documents2012171
Cited documents2013250
Cited documents2014244
Cited documents2015244
Cited documents2016239
Cited documents2017233
Cited documents2018221
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