Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology

of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMCB SB RAS) was founded in 2011

As of July 1, 2019, IMCB is home to 81 scientists, of which 52 have an academic degree (PhD or DSc in Biology). Academician Igor Zhimulev, a former Director of IMCB, is currently appointed as the Scientific Supervisor

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 326 papers cited 5 182 times (April 1, 2009 - June 25, 2019)

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According to the Web of Sciences database, as of June 25, 2019, research fellows at IMCB have contributed to 34 research papers, each cited 100 times or more

The list of journals with an impact factor (IF) above 2 that IMCB researchers published during 2009-2018 includes the following titles:
IF (2018)   Journal Number
of papers
IF (2018)   Journal Number
of papers
43.070   Nature 4 3.564   Genetics 1
41.037   Science 3 3.530   Chromosoma 15
36.216   Cell 1 3.501   BMC Genomics 6
14.028   Genome Biology 1 3.448   Life Sci 1
13.903   ACS Nano 1 3.433   Cytometry A 1
12.109   Nature Struct Mol Biol 1 3.331   Genes 8
11.334   Nature Protocols 1 3.310   J Biomol Struct Dyn 1
11.147   Nucleic Acids Res 4 3.291   Cell Immunol 1
10.965   Nature Ecol Evol 1 3.179   Heredity 3
9.944   Genome Res 2 3.160   Genomics 2
9.580   Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 3 3.119   Dev Comp Immunol 2
9.556   Chem Sci 1 3.064   Mol Immunol 1
9.101   Brief Bioinform 1 3.045   BMC Evol Biol 3
8.990   Genes Dev 4 3.041   Oncology Rep 2
8.386   PLoS Biol 1 2.938   Cytometry B 1
7.815   Cell Reports 1 2.936   Dev Biol 1
6.723   BMC Biology 2 2.933   BMC Cancer 1
5.515   Aging-US 1 2.879   Mol Genet Genom 1
5.224   PLoS Genet 5 2.827   Diabetes Ther 1
5.200   Annu Rev Anim Biosci 1 2.776   PLoS One 19
4.857   Microb Biotechnol 1 2.662   Am J Phys Anthropol 1
4.833   Eur J Med Chem 1 2.638   Gene 1
4.718   J Immunol 1 2.618   J Heredity 2
4.716   Front Immunol 1 2.593   Chembiochem 1
4.688   GigaScience 1 2.552   Immunol lett 2
4.544   Hum Mol Genet 1 2.547   BMC Genetics 2
4.531   Expert Rev Vaccines 1 2.492   Immunogenetics 1
4.396   BioEssays 1 2.370   J Histochem Cytochem 2
4.331   Biochem J 1 2.244   Anim Genet 1
4.185   Epigenetics Chromatin 4 2.214   Front Biosci 1
4.168   Int Immunol 1 2.197   BioMed Res Int 2
4.148   Arthritis Res Ther 1 2.183   Chromosome Res 17
4.011   Sci Reports 6 2.174   Curr Genomics 2
3.805   Biogerontology 1 2.157   Nucleus 1
3.726   Genome Biol Evol 1 2.048   BMC Syst Biol 1
3.650   Eur J Hum Genet 1 2.014   J Radiat Res 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
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