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PLoS Genetics - Impact Factor, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and other Important Metrics


Impact Factor

5.03

H-Index

194

Rank

408

SJR

4.001

Note: The impact factor shown here is equivalent to citescore and is, therefore, used as a replacement for the same. Citescore is produced by Scopus, and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to Web of Science data source for checking the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Title PLoS Genetics
Publication Type journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Cancer Research (Q1); Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics (Q1); Genetics (Q1); Genetics (clinical) (Q1); Molecular Biology (Q1)
h-index 194
Overall Rank/Ranking 408
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 4.001
Impact Factor 5.03
Publisher Public Library of Science
Country United States
ISSN 15537390, 15537404



About PLoS Genetics


PLoS Genetics is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Cancer Research (Q1); Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics (Q1); Genetics (Q1); Genetics (clinical) (Q1); Molecular Biology (Q1). It is published by Public Library of Science. The overall rank of PLoS Genetics is 408. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 4.001. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 194. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of PLoS Genetics journal is 15537390, 15537404. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. PLoS Genetics is cited by a total of 10858 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2018).

PLoS Genetics Impact Factor 2018-2019


The impact factor (IF) 2018 of PLoS Genetics is 5.03, which is computed in 2019 as per it's definition. PLoS Genetics IF is decreased by a factor of 0.52 and approximate percentage change is -9.37% when compared to preceding year 2017, which shows a falling trend. The impact factor (IF), also denoted as Journal impact factor (JIF), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal.



Table Setting

PLoS Genetics Impact Factor 2019 Prediction


IF 2018 of PLoS Genetics is 5.03. If the same downward trend persists, impact factor of joule may fall in 2019 as well.

PLoS Genetics h-index


  Table Setting

PLoS Genetics has an h-index of 194. It means 194 articles of this journal have more than 194 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.

PLoS Genetics ISSN


The ISSN of PLoS Genetics is 15537390, 15537404. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number. An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

PLoS Genetics Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of PLoS Genetics is 408. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 4.001. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

PLoS Genetics Publisher


Table Setting

PLoS Genetics is published by Public Library of Science. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2005-ongoing. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.

How to publish in PLoS Genetics


If your research field is/are related to Cancer Research (Q1); Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics (Q1); Genetics (Q1); Genetics (clinical) (Q1); Molecular Biology (Q1), then you can visit the official website of the journal.

Acceptance Rate


To check the acceptance rate of this journal, visit here.

Call for Paper, Submission Guidelines, Notification Date, and Submission Deadline 2020/2019


Visit the official website of the journal/conference for the call for paper, submission guidelines, notification date, and submission deadlines.


Source: https://www.scimagojr.com/journalrank.php



Impact Factor, h-Index, and other important details of other Journals, Conferences, and Books


Journal/Conference/Workshop/Book Title Type Ranking Publisher h-index Impact Factor
ASME 2015 Internal Combustion Engine Division Fall Technical Conference, ICEF 2015 conference and proceedings 17994 6 0.00
Canadian Journal of Linguistics journal 15758 Cambridge University Press 16 0.24
Acta Petrologica Sinica journal 5340 Science Press 78 1.51
Journal of Macroeconomics journal 7093 Elsevier BV 40 1.07
Proceedings - 2015 16th International Conference on Computational Problems of Electrical Engineering, CPEE 2015 conference and proceedings 25728 3 0.00
Confluentes Mathematici journal 29006 Institut Camille Jordan 1 0.33
Petroleum Geoscience journal 8102 Geological Society Publishing House 51 1.67
Korean Journal of Radiology journal 2415 Korean Radiological Society 48 3.53
Zeitgeschichte journal 29760 Geyer Edition 3 0.34
Review of Philosophy and Psychology journal 5964 Springer Verlag 27 1.50

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Year wise Impact Factor (IF) of PLoS Genetics

Year Impact Factor (IF)
2019Coming Soon
20185.03
20175.55
20166.21
20157.21
20147.99



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