Pakistan Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Pakistan Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is an open access online journal. Pakistan Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology was founded by the Pakistan Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (PSBMB). PJBMB is Higher Education Commission (HEC) recognized and indexed peer review journal which publishes high quality orginal research in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Cell Biology and related areas. The journal also publishes short reviews and parpers solicited by the editorial board.
A manuscript submitted for publication implies that the work described has not been published before (except as an abstract or a published lecture, review or thesis). At the time of its submission to PJBMB it should neither be under consideration for publication elsewhere nor will it be reproduced after its publication in any other journal. Any co-authors must have agreed with the contents of the publication including the institution where the work was carried out. All authors should have agreed to automatic transfer of copyright to the Editor-in-Chief.
Introduction and History
The Pakistan Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology was founded in 1963 with the name as Pakistan Society of Biochemists. Prof. M.I.D. Chughtai and Prof. M. Ataur Rehman were its founding President and Secretary, respectively. Initial name of the Society was changed to the current one in the year 1997 in line with the international trends. Ever since its establishment the Society has been working to promote the sciences of biochemistry, molecular biology and biotechnology in the country. With the growth of scientific activities in general, the activity in biochemical sciences has also grown with increased number of scientists working in this field in the country.
The Society also supports symposia, seminars and other events organized by the individual institutions and is represented on the international fora like the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB) and the Federation of Asian and Oceanian Biochemists and Molecular Biologists (FAOBMB). The Society publishes Pakistan Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology a quarterly research journal.
The Society holds its biennial science conferences at different major venues of the country. These conferences are well attended by the scientists from all over the country and from abroad.
School of Biological Sciences.
University of Punjab.
Prof. Dr M.Waheed Akhtar
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