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Thematic Series 
Signaling in stem cell self-renewal and differentiation
Leading Editors: Bing Zhao, Xin-Hua Feng and Ye-Guang Chen


Thematic Series 
Organoids as Models for Development (or Cell Fate Determination) and Diseases
Leading Editors: Ye-Guang Chen and Lijian Hui

Thematic Series 
Skeletal Muscle Regeneration
Leading Editors: Dahai Zhu and Ping Hu

Thematic Series
Subcellular Structures in Wound Response, Repair and Regeneration
Leading Editors: Xiaochen Wang, Junjie Hu, Anbing Shi and Suhong Xu

Thematic Series 
Stem Cell Differentiation, Transdifferentiation, and Reprogramming
Leading Editors: Yeguang Chen and Guanghui Liu

Thematic Series
Engineering Biointerface for Organ Regeneration
Leading Editors: Yanan Du and Yue Shao

Thematic Series
Regeneration in Emerging Model Organisms
Leading Editors: Ji-Feng Fei and An Zeng

Thematic Series 
Developmental Hematopoiesis and Stem Cells
Leading Editors: Feng Liu, Zilong Wen and Ling Li

Thematic Series 
Molecular Mechanism of Embryo Development and Cell Reprogramming
Leading Editors: Shaorong Gao and Wei Xie


Thematic Series
Studying Stem Cell and Developmental Biology with Single Cell Technologies
Leading Editors: Guoji Guo and Naihe Jing

Thematic Series
Organ Regeneration in Model Organisms
Leading Editors: Jingwei Xiong, Jinrong Peng and Lingfei Luo


Thematic Series
Gene Editing and Stem Cells
Leading Editors: Jinsong Li and Liangxue Lai

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    2.7 - Cite Score 2021
    0.613 - SNIP 2021
    0.561 - SJR 2021

    27 days to first decision for all manuscripts (Median)
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