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1. What is Epigenetics & Chromatin?

Epigenetics & Chromatin is a peer-reviewed, open access, online journal that publishes research, and reviews, providing novel insights into epigenetic inheritance and chromatin-based interactions. The journal aims to understand how gene and chromosomal elements are regulated and their activities maintained during processes such as cell division, differentiation and environmental alteration.

Epigenetics & Chromatin is in the top quartile of genetics and heredity journals, and the Editors-in-Chief maintain an average time from submission to a first decision of 21 days. To find out if your manuscript is suitable for Epigenetics & Chromatin you can send a pre-submission inquiry to

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For details of the scope and types of article published by Epigenetics & Chromatin see About Epigenetics & Chromatin

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