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Journal History

2000 Inaugural issue released, initially published as a quarterly journal.
2003 IJMS adopted a monthly publication schedule.
2004 IJMS was indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) - Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics).
2005 IJMS received its first Impact Factor (1.467).
2007 IJMS established the following sections:
2008 MDPI joined CrossRef and started assigning DOI numbers to each paper published in the IJMS. All papers from this year on were released under the Creative Commons (CC-BY) license. IJMS was archived in PubMed Central (PMC) and indexed in PubMed.
2009 1. IJMS published its 500th paper.
2. IJMS established the following sections:
2010 IJMS published its 1,000th paper.
2014 IJMS published its 5,000th paper.
2015 IJMS established the section “Bioinorganic Chemistry”.
2016 1. IJMS established the following sections: 2. IJMS announced the first edition of the Young Investigator Prize and Travel Awards.
2017
  1. IJMS published its 10,000th paper.
  2. IJMS held its first physical meeting, the 2nd International Symposium on Frontiers in Molecular Science: Non-Coding RNAs and Epigenetics in Cancer, in Basel, Switzerland, from 21 to 23 June 2017.
  3. IJMS rearranged the sections as following:
2018 IJMS established the following sections:
2019
  1. IJMS adopted a semi-monthly publication schedule.
  2. IJMS established the section “Molecular Role of Xenobiotics”.
  3. IJMS published its 20,000th paper.
  4. IJMS became an affiliated journal of the following societies:
  5. IJMS held the 3rd International Symposium on Frontiers in Molecular Science – RNA Regulatory Networks, in Lisbon, Portugal, from 26 to 28 June 2019.

Editors-in-Chief

2000-2001 Founding Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Jerzy Leszczynski
2004 Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Francis F. Muguet
2005 Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Shu-Kun Lin
2006-2007 Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Claude A. Daul
2007- Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Claude A. Daul for Section “Physical Chemistry, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry”
2007-2009 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Michael N. Hall for Section “Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics”
2007- Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Andreas Taubert for Section “Material Sciences and Nanotechnology”
2010-2011 Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Andrei Alexandrescu for Section “Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics”
2009-2011 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Mark Cronin for Section “Molecular Toxicology”
2009 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Mark L. Richter for Section “Muscle Contraction”
2008- Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Claire Hellio for Section “Green Chemistry”
2008- Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Kurt A. Jellinger for Section “'Molecular Pathology”
2008- Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Ian A. Nicholls for Section “Molecular Recognition”
2009- Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Stephen A. Bustin for Section “Molecular Diagnostics”
2011- Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Charles Brennan for Section “Bioactives and Nutraceuticals”
2012-2016 Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Michael Iba for Section “Molecular Toxicology”
2012-2014 Section Editor-in-Chief: Professor Roger A. Coulombe, Jr. for Section “Molecular Toxicology”
2012-2016 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Mark L. Richter for Section “Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Claire Hellio for Section “Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Guido R.M.M. Haenen for Section “Molecular Toxicology”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Kurt A. Jellinger for Section “Molecular Pathology, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics”, Topic “Molecular Pathology”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Stephen A. Bustin for Section “Molecular Pathology, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics”, Topic “Molecular Diagnostics”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Xiaofeng Jia for Section “Molecular Pathology, Diagnostics, and Therapeutics”, Topic “Molecular Therapeutics”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Andreas Taubert for Section “Biomaterial Sciences”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Ian A. Nicholls for Section “Molecular Biophysics”
2017 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Maurizio Battino for Section “Bioactives and Nutraceuticals”
2018 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Antonio Rescifina for Section "Molecular Informatics"
2018 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Paschalis Alexandridis for Section “Physical Chemistry and Chemical Physics”
2018 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Jeffrey L. Platt for Section “Molecular Immunology”
2019 Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. José L. Quiles for Section "Molecular Role of Xenobiotics"
2019 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Andreas Burkovski for Section “Molecular Microbiology”
2019 Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Antonio Pisani for Section "Molecular Neurobiology"
2019 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Maurizio Margaglione for Section "Molecular Genetics and Genomics"
2019 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Dongho Kim for Section “Physical Chemistry and Chemical Physics”
2019 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Michael Welsh for Section "Molecular Oncology"
2020 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Bamin Khomami for Section “Macromolecules”
2020 Associate Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Anastasios Lymperopoulos for Section "Molecular Pharmacology"
2020 Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Eric Vallender for Section "Molecular Genetics and Genomics"
2021 Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Manfredi Rizzo for Section "Molecular Endocrinology and Metabolism"
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