Molecular Biology Research Communications (MBRC) is an international pree-reviewed journal. It is published quarterly by Shiraz University. The journal welcomes submission of Original articles, Short communications, Invited review articles, and Letters to the Editor which meets the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence in all fields of molecular biology. The journal's short title is Mol. Biol. Res. Commun., which should be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographical references and strips.


Journal Metics (Updated July 10, 2023)

Journal Impact Factor: 1.64

Five year Impact Factor: 1.75   

CiteScore: 3.2

Scimago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.395

Source Normalized Impact per paper (SNIP): 0.675

Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

What are some advantages of publishing your work in MBRC?

- Free access for all users worldwide

- First decision within 6-8 weeks of submission

- Prompt and fair peer review from two expert peer reviewers

- Frequent updates on your paper’s status

- Friendly responsive staff

- Increased visibility and readership of your papers

- No page charge



Molecular Biology Research Communications is published quarterly.

Rejection rate: 70%                                                       

Current Issue: Volume 13, Issue 1, 2024 

Evaluation of Beclin1 and mTOR genes and p62 protein expression in breast tumor tissues of Iranian patients

Pages 11-19


Maryam Adelipour; Mahshid Naghashpour; Mohammad Reza Roshanazadeh; Hadi Chenaneh; Asma Mohammadi; Pegah Pourangi; Seyed Rouhollah Miri; Atefeh Zahedi; Mahmood Haghighatnezhad; Sahar Golabi

MicroRNAs targeting CDKN2A gene as a potential prognostic marker in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma

Pages 21-27


Sivakumar Gopalakrishnan; Anitha Pandi; Paramasivam Arumugam; Vijayashree Priyadharsini Jayaseelan

In-silico structural analysis of Heterocephalus glaber amyloid beta: an anti-Alzheimer's peptide

Pages 29-42


Ali Javanmard; Maryam Azimzadeh-Irani; Ghazal Tafazzoli; Ayla Esmaeilzadeh; Mohammad Shirinpoor-Kharf; Seyed Mohammad Hasan Haghayeghi