Prof joins journal Editorial Board
Prof Ushkaryov joins Editorial Board of the Journal of Biological Chemistry
Prof Yuri Ushkaryov has been invited to join the Editorial Board of the Journal of Biological Chemistry. The JBC is a world-leading journal in a wide range of biochemical and molecular biology disciplines, with an impact factor between 5.3 and 5.6. It publishes a large number of research articles and remains the most highly cited scientific journal. Moreover, based on PageRank, Google’s webpage scoring algorithm which takes into account both the popularity and the status of a webpage, the JBC ranked first among 5,709 scholarly journals.As a reviewing editor, Prof Ushkaryov will be making primary recommendations on the fate of manuscripts assigned to him by an associate editor. The total number of manuscripts handled by a reviewing editor is considerable, reaching 50 new manuscripts each year. The invitation to join the JBC Editorial Board is a testament to a high international standing of the University of Kent scientist.