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Nature Methods is a monthly journal publishing novel methods and significant improvements to basic life sciences research techniques. All editorial decisions are made by a team of full-time professional editors.

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Journal abbreviation

The correct abbreviation for abstracting and indexing purposes is Nat. Methods.


Our international standard serial number (ISSN) is 1548-7091. Our electronic international standard serial number (EISSN) is 1548-7105.

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