The Journal of Biochemical and Clinical Genetics (JBCGenetics) is an international peer-reviewed, open access medical journal. It is the official journal of Saudi Society of Medical Genetics. 

Journal Title:  Journal of Biochemical and Clinical Genetics

Coverage:  Volume 1 / 2018 - to date

Print ISSN:  1234-1234

Online ISSN: 1234-1234


  1. Biochemical Genetics: inborn errors of metabolism (IEM), newborn screening, carrier detection, mitochondrial disorders, laboratory aspects of IEM and medications used in the treatment of IEM.
  2. Clinical Genetics: descriptions of new syndromes, novel genes,  new causal and pathogenetic insights into known syndromes, advances in genetic counseling, nosology, anthropometry, and anthropology, including dermatoglyphics
  3. Clinical Molecular Genetics: homozygosity mapping, next generation sequencing including:  whole exome sequencing (WES) and  whole genome sequencing (WGS)
  4. Formal Genetics: quantitative, population, and epidemiological genetics;
  5. Molecular Cytogenetics: delineation of syndromes due to chromosomal aberration;
  6. Neurogenetics: reports on novel research on the genetic mechanisms underlying neurological disorders;
  7. Reproductive Genetics: prenatal diagnosis and the genetics of prenatal and perinatal death, birth defects, perimplantation genetic screening (PGS) and perimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
  8. Cancer Genetics and Cancer Cytogenetics: experimental and molecular approaches;
  9. Personalized Genomics: treatment structures and medicinal decisions based on a patient's predicted response or risk of disease.

Types of Manuscripts:

  • Original (Research, including Meta-analyses)
  • Review (includes Current Highlights, Commentary and opinion papers)
  • Case Reports
  • Letters to Editor
  • Editorial, Guest Editorial

Readership:  Medical and human geneticists, pediatricians, genetic counselors, population geneticists, clinical biochemists

Industry Sectors:  Healthcare and lifesciences

Keywords: medical genetics, cytogenetics, chromosome, congenital malformation, genetic testing, syndrome, clinical genetics, biochemical genetics, cancer genetics, clinical molecular genetics, formal genetics, molecular cytogenetics, journal, online journal, Saudi Arabia, National Guard Health Affairs, Discover STM Publishing Ltd.

Publisher:  Discover STM Publishing Ltd, Cork, Ireland

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