Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters

Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters
  • ISSN:1425-8153
  • eISSN:1689-1392
  • Publisher:Versita, co-published with Springer Verlag
  • Scope:cell and molecular biology
  • Owner:University of Wroclaw
  • Distributor:Springer Verlag

Aims and Scope

  • all areas of cell and molecular biology, and biochemistry, biophysics and biotechnology
  • research articles, short communications, mini-reviews and review articles

Why subscribe and read

  • excellent articles authored by researchers from all over the world, who appreciate our fast, fair and constructive peer review

Why submit

  • fast, fair, and constructive peer review and editing
  • world wide dissemination and accessibility of the articles through SpringerLink


Manuscripts should be submitted to Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters via the online submission system EDItool available for this journal at http://cmbl.editool.com. Authors should register themselves first as new users and then upload their manuscripts. In case of any technical problems, please contact the Editorial Office of Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters at cmbl@cmbl.org.pl.


Transfer of Copyright Agreement

Submission of a manuscript indicates a tacit understanding that the paper is not actively under consideration for publication with other journals. Once the paper is accepted, authors are assumed to have transferred the copyright of the paper to the University of Wroclaw.

After submission authors are asked to send as soon as possible the Transfer of Copyright Agreement by regular mail to the following address:

Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters
Faculty of Biotechnology
University of Wroclaw
Przybyszewskiego 63/77
51-148 Wroclaw, Poland
fax:  +483756208 or +483756234
e-mail: cmbl@cmbl.org.pl or cmbl@ibmb.uni.wroc.pl

Transfer of Copyright Agreement

Manuscript Processing Overview
Manuscript Submitting Guide
Editorial Policy

Your contribution

We greatly appreciate the time and effort given by reviewers in evaluating papers for publication in our journal. Thanks to your contribution, Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters authors receive fast, fair and comprehensive review.

Our standards

  • our reviewers are kindly requested to deliver reports in 3-4 weeks
  • communications are published in 6 weeks from receipt, research and review papers in 8-9 weeks, unless they have needed major revision by authors
  • research articles and communications are reviewed by a minimum of two reviewers, review papers by at least three
  • we pay special attention to receive unbiased, fair opinions; special policies govern allocation of reviewers to articles
  • whenever submissions qualifies for publication but needs revision, reviewers are asked to give comprehensive opinion on necessary improvements


We encourage our reviewers to use our online submission system Editool. You can look at this site. To log into the system you need to use the data sent to you by Editor via email. The Editool manual for referees is available on the Editool webpage. If using the online system is not convenient for you, please contact the Editor by email.


If you wish to support us as a reviewer, please contact the Managing Editor at cmbl@cmbl.org.pl.

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Impact Factor for:

2012- 1,953
2011 - 1.505
2010 - 1.455

Editorial Board:

Alastair Aitken, Edinburgh, UK
Yechezkel Barenholz, Jerusalem, Israel
Guru V. Betageri, Pomona, USA
Tadeusz Chojnacki, Warszawa, Poland
Volker Gerke, Münster, Germany
Steven R. Goodman, Syracuse, USA
Walter B. Gratzer, London, UK
Michael Hortsch, Ann Arbor, USA
Włodzimierz Korohoda, Kraków, Poland
Stephen A. Krawetz, Detroit, USA
Marek Langner, Wrocław, Poland
Bernd Müller-Röber, Potsdam, Germany
Stanisław Przestalski, Wrocław, Poland
Sergey Razin, Moscow, Russia
Ryszard Rzepecki, Wrocław, Poland
Marjeta Šentjurc, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Mark A. Smith, Cleveland, USA
Norma Staiano, Napoli, Italy
Carlo Turano, Rome, Italy
Kevin K.W. Wang, Alachua, USA
Lothar Willmitzer, Potsdam, Germany
Elżbieta Wyroba, Warszawa, Poland

Cellular & Molecular Biology Letters

Editorial Office

Faculty of Biotechnology
University of Wrocław
F. Joliot-Curie 14A
50-383 Wrocław, Poland

+48 375 62 08 or
+48 375 62 34,

e-mail: cmbl@cmbl.org.pl
or cmbl@ibmb.uni.wroc.pl