Special issues

A list of papers with very high quality will be selected to be extended and submitted in different special issues. We have currently contacted these journals:



Genes is a peer-reviewed, open access journal of genetics and genomics published monthly online by MDPI.

High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), PubMed, MEDLINE, PMC, Embase, AGRIOLA, and many other databases. Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 19.3 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.4 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2021).Impact Factor: 4.096 (2020) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 4.339 (2020)

In this edition of IWBBIO-2024, there are two awards, sponsored by Editorial Office of Genes, a MDPI journal. Genes (ISSN 2073-4425; IF 4.096):

  • 1.- Best contribution awards
  • 2.- Best contribution from student participant (Ph. D student).