Contemporary Biomedical Research (CBR) is a book series that covers all areas and disciplines related to biomedicine and life sciences. CBR will consider thematic volumes as well as contents derived from conferences, workshops, and symposia in the fields of biochemistry, molecular biology, bioinformatics, biological engineering, immunology, public health, toxicology, microbiology, biostatistics, cell biology, systems biology, virology, neuroscience, nanobiotechnology, cytogenetics, biotechnology, genetics, embryology, genetics, anatomy, physiology, pathology, genetics, neuroscience, and some others.  

The series intends to serve as a common platform for students, researchers, and practitioners coming from the public or private sectors. Every chapter published in the book will go through the regular peer review process and will be available in open access. There will not be fees or charges applied for chapter processing and/or publication in the series.

Open access policy

All chapters published by the CBR are open-access, meaning they are freely available without any kind of subscription or restriction.

Copyright notice

Authors retain copyright and grant the series right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY-NC 4.0 License that permits the sharing and adaptation of the material as long as appropriate credit is given, a link to the license is provided, and all changes are indicated. More information about this license can be found here.

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The names and email addresses entered in this book series site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this series and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.


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