Meet the Editor

Zhivotovsky Boris Davidovich

Boris Zhivotovsky

PhD, Dr. Sci. (Biol.), Prof., USSR State Prize winner



Head of the Laboratory for the Study of Apoptosis Mechanisms, Faculty of Fundamental Medicine, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

Research Interests

Molecular and cellular radiobiology, toxicology, radiation biochemistry, radiation pathology, mechanisms of cell death by the type of apoptosis and autophagy, molecular oncology

Current Issue


Can a manuscript be rejected if it is not prepared in accordance with the rules for preparation of manuscripts?

Yes, in this case the paper can be rejected.

What is time from submission of the article to its publication?

The average period from submission to first decision in last year was 30 days, and that from first decision to acceptance was 40 days. The rejection rate for submitted manuscripts in last year was 15%.

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