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The Biochemical Society owns a range of journals, a magazine and online resources, publishing the latest research and news within the molecular and cellular biosciences.


Our journals are published through Portland Press Limited, our wholly-owned trading subsidiary. The surplus from our publications is returned to the scientific community via the activities of the Biochemical Society. 


Visit the Portland Press Limited website for more information about our publishing services.


Biochemical Journal Biochemical Society  Transactions Bioscience Reports Clinical Science Essays in Biochemistry

A leading journal with papers from all fields of biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology.

Impact Factor 4.396*

This journal captures the exciting science presented at the Society's symposia and meetings.

Impact Factor 3.194*

Open access journal publishing quality articles in the cellular and molecular life sciences.

Impact Factor: 2.637*

A multi-disciplinary journal linking basic science to disease mechanisms.

Impact Factor: 5.598*

A must-have student resource with the latest in biochemistry and molecular biology research.

Impact Factor: 2.844* 

*Journal Citation Reports® (Source: 2014 Web of ScienceTM Data)


Books, magazines and online resources

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The Biochemist Cell Signalling Biology Biochemical Society Symposia Glossary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Books

The Biochemical Society's bi-monthly membership magazine.

A free online resource describing the biology of cell signalling.

Covers a selected topic in the forefront cellular and molecular bioscience research.

A free glossary of nearly 3000 terms used in the biosciences.

A diverse collection of books from the bioscience sector.