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Instructions for authors

Cell Division is an open access, peer-reviewed online journal that encompasses all aspects of cell cycle control and cancer in eukaryotes. Cell Division is an online forum for and from the cell-cycle community that aims to publish articles on all exciting aspects of cell-cycle research  to bridge the gap between models of cell cycle regulation, development, and cancer biology. This forum is driven by specialized and timely research articles, reviews and commentaries focused on this fast moving field, providing an invaluable tool for cell-cycle biologists.

Cell Division publishes articles in areas which includes, but not limited to:

  • Apoptosis & cell death
  • DNA damage & repair
  • Cell proliferation, mitosis, spindle assembly checkpoint, ubiquitin mediated degradation
  • DNA replication, cell fate decisions, cell cycle & development 

Each article type published by Cell Division follows a specific format, as detailed in the corresponding instructions for authors; please choose an article type from the list on the left to view the instructions for authors.

The instructions for authors includes information about preparing a manuscript for submission to Cell Division, criteria for publication and the online submission process. Other relevant information about the journal's policies, the refereeing process and so on can be found in 'About this journal'.

Cell Division publishes the following article types:

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Authors and referees are asked to declare any competing interests.

Copyright rests with the authors. For more information on copyright of articles, see our publisher's copyright and license policy.