Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology

of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences

IMCB was founded in 2011. As of August 1, 2022, IMCB is home to 77 scientists, of which 49 have an academic degree (PhD or DSc in Biology). Igor Zhimulev and Alexander Graphodatsky are the members of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Research program of the Institute covers the following scientific fields:

  • Structure, Function, and Evolution of Chromosomes
  • Genomics
  • Immunogenetics
  • Cell Cycle and Cell Division
  • Genomics of Indigenous People of Siberia
  • Cell Technologies in Biomedical Research

According to the Scopus database, initially as a department of the Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine, and later as a separate institute, IMCB has published 530 papers cited 9 962 times (April 1, 2009 - September 8, 2022)

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According to the Web of Sciences database, as of January 3, 2022, research fellows at IMCB have contributed to 40 research papers, each cited 100 times or more
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The list of journals with an impact factor (IF) above 3 (JCR, upd June 2022) that IMCB researchers published during 2009-2021 includes the following titles:
IF   Journal Number
of papers
IF   Journal Number
of papers
69.504   Nature 5 5.260   BMC Plant Biol 1
66.850   Cell 1 5.235   J Cell Sci 1
63.714   Science 3 5.168   Biology-Basel 1
38.079   Cell Discov 1 5.121   Hum Mol Genet 1
24.267   Eur Urol 1 5.062   J Drug Delivery Sci Tech 1
19.160   Nucleic Acids Res 4 4.996   Sci Reports 13
19.100   Nature Ecol Evol 3 4.961   Vaccines 2
18.361   Nature Struct Mol Biol 1 4.912   J Immunol 1
18.027   ACS Nano 1 4.772   Front Genet 2
17.906   Genome Biology 1 4.757   Biomedicines 1
17.694   Nature Communications 1 4.714   Cytometry A 1
17.021   Nature Protocols 1 4.658   Plants-Basel 1
13.994   Brief Bioinform 1 4.653   BioEssays 1
13.341   Annu Rev Anim Biosci 1 4.638   BMC Cancer 2
12.890   Genes Dev 4 4.620   Chromosome Res 17
12.779   Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 5 4.590   Nucleus 1
10.618   Rev Aquacult 1 4.547   BMC Genomics 7
9.995   Cell Reports 1 4.463   J Clin Pathol 1
9.969   Chem Sci 1 4.402   Genetics 1
9.593   PLoS Biol 1 4.310   Genomics 2
9.438   Genome Res 3 4.297   Physiol Genomics 1
8.800   Mol Biol Evol 2 4.284   Biogerontology 1
8.786   Front Immunol 2 4.230   Immunol lett 2
8.713   eLife 1 4.178   Cell Immunol 1
8.678   Mol Ecol Resour 1 4.174   Mol Immunol 1
8.501   Sci Data 2 4.141   Genes 25
7.666   Cells 8 4.136   Oncology Rep 2
7.658   GigaScience 3 4.103   Biomed Mater 1
7.364   BMC Biology 2 4.065   Genome Biol Evol 2
7.088   Eur J Med Chem 1 3.913   Gene 1
6.780   Life Sci 2 3.832   Heredity 3
6.706   Nutrients 2 3.766   Biochem J 1
6.671   Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci  2 3.752   PLoS One 22
6.575   Cancers 2 3.748   Materials 1
6.575   Microb Biotechnol 1 3.622   BMC Med Genom 1
6.525   Pharmaceutics 1 3.605   Dev Comp Immunol 2
6.515   Clin Transl Immunology 1 3.595   Diabetes Ther 1
6.208   Int J Mol Sci 7 3.562   Biomed Opt Express 1
6.081   Front Cell Dev Biol 1 3.508   J Pers Med 1
6.020   PLoS Genet 6 3.461   Chembiochem 1
5.955   Aging-US 3 3.436   BMC Evol Biol 4
5.714   Int Immunol 1 3.352   Int J Radiat Biol 1
5.683   Expert Rev Vaccines 1 3.330   Immunogenetics 1
5.606   Arthritis Res Ther 1 3.248   Cytometry B 1
5.465   Epigenetics Chromatin 5 3.246   BioMed Res Int 2
5.351   Eur J Hum Genet 1 3.148   Dev Biol 1
5.347   Cancer Biol Med 1 3.115   Front Biosci 1
5.341   J Mol Diagn 1      

IMCB has an extensive collaboration network with national and foreign scientific institutes and universities. The interactive map shows the organizations that IMCB cooperates with in the form of established cooperation agreements, joint publications, scientific material exchange, and working visits

G10K.jpg The staff of the Department of the Diversity and Evolution of Genomes are among the contributors of a large international consortium for sequencing and genome analysis Genome10K
vgp.jpg The staff of the Department of the Diversity and Evolution of Genomes are among the contributors of a large international consortium for sequencing and analysis of vertebrate genomes
bat1k.jpg The staff of the Department of the Diversity and Evolution of Genomes are among the contributors of a large international consortium for sequencing and analysis of bat genomes
APP_logo_small.jpg The staff of the Department of the Diversity and Evolution of Genomes are among the contributors of a large international consortium for sequencing and analysis of avian genomes
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The staff of the Department of the Diversity and Evolution of Genomes are among the contributors of a large international consortium DNA Zoo

BDGP_logo.jpg The staff of the Laboratory of Molecular Cytogenetics and Laboratory of Cell Division are among the contributors of Release 6 reference sequence of the Drosophila melanogaster genome
EuroMabNet.png The staff of the Laboratory of Immunogenetics are participants of EuroMAbNet - the European network of laboratories working in the field of monoclonal antibodies

IMCB research fellows in the Research Gate network