Journal of Medical Genetics

Not to be confused with American Journal of Medical Genetics.
Journal of Medical Genetics  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Med. Genet.
Discipline Medical genetics
Language English
Edited by Constantin Polychronakos
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
ISSN 0022-2593 (print)
1468-6244 (web)
LCCN sn80001279
OCLC no. 01640533

The Journal of Medical Genetics is a peer-reviewed medical journal focusing on human genetics. It was established in September 1964 and is published by the BMJ Group. The editor-in-chief is Constantin Polychronakos (McGill University Health Centre).

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed in Index Medicus/MEDLINE, Current Contents, Science Citation Index, and Excerpta Medica/EMBASE. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 5.703, ranking it 19th out of 161 journals in the category "Genetics & Heredity".[1]


  1. "Journals Ranked by Impact: Genetics & Heredity". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013.

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