National Research Council (CNR)
Specialty Chief Editor
Marine Biotechnology and Bioproducts
The Specialty Section on Marine Biotechnology and Bioproducts aims to provide a publication platform for scientific, technological, and policy contributions to the discovery, development, and applications of marine biotechnology and marine bioproducts based on the enormous biodiversity of marine ecosystems and their unique genetic resources.
Marine Biotechnology is defined as the application of scientific knowledge of living marine organisms (animals or plants, macro- or micro-), as well as parts, products, and models thereof – to benefit lives and the environment with the production of knowledge, goods, and services.
Marine Bioproducts are defined as any chemicals (e.g. marine natural products, minerals) and biochemicals (e.g. proteins, polysaccharides, nucleic acids, and lipids), derived from marine organisms and their modified and processed products for any applications in sectors ranging from food/feed to pharmaceuticals, from biofuels to bioremediation and aquaculture.
Marine Bioprocesses are defined as the processing technologies involved in marine organisms and their components for the production of marine bioproducts.
Manuscripts are accepted for all aspects of Marine Biotechnology, Bioproducts, and Bioprocesses, with submissions being encouraged from marine biologists, molecular biologists, biotechnologists, chemists, material scientists, food scientists, bioengineers, policy researchers, and policy-makers, industry scientists and engineers, and other professionals from applied marine science research and industry sectors.
Examples of expected Topics include, but are not limited to:
For any inquiries related to potential submissions and Research Topic ideas please contact us at email@example.com
Front. Mar. Sci.
Scopus, DOAJ, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), ProQuest Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA)
5.247 Impact Factor
Marine Biotechnology and Bioproducts welcomes submissions of the following article types: Brief Research Report, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy Brief, Policy and Practice Reviews, Review, Systematic Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Marine Biotechnology and Bioproducts, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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