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Cover Image - The American Journal of Human Genetics, Volume 109, Issue 8

The American Journal of Human Genetics

AJHG provides a record of research and review relating to heredity in humans and to the application of genetic principles in medicine and public policy, as well as in related areas of molecular and cell biology.

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1.81 weeks
Time to first decision
The average number of weeks it takes for an article to go from manuscript submission to the initial decision on the article, including standard and desk rejects.
4.45 weeks
Review time
The average number of weeks it takes for an article to go through the editorial review process for this journal, including standard and desk rejects. From manuscript submission to the final editorial decision.
19.8%
Acceptance rate
Percentage of submitted articles accepted during a calendar year; the total number of articles accepted out of the total number of articles submitted in the same year.

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11.043
Impact factor
The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years. Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics, 2021)
12.874
5-year impact factor
The 5-year Impact Factor is the average number of times articles from the journal published in the past five years have been cited in the JCR year. It is calculated by dividing the number of citations in the JCR year by the total number of articles published in the five previous years.
0.04803
Eigenfactor score
The Eigenfactor® score is a rating of the total importance of a specific journal. Journals are rated according to the number of incoming citations, with citations from highly ranked journals weighted to make a larger contribution to the Eigenfactor® than those from poorly ranked journals.

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