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An Open Access Journal

Bioengineered is a fully open access peer-reviewed journal. All articles will (if accepted) be available for anyone to read anywhere, at any time immediately on publication.

Bioengineered is an open access, multi-disciplinary journal dedicated to publishing all aspects of bioengineering and biotechnology. The journal mainly focuses on fundamental and advance sciences, publishing original research and reviews, as well as comments on the latest advances and issues across the field to serve a broader readership.

The journal welcomes submissions with a techno-socio-economic focus on the use of biotechnology for food, pharmaceutical and industrial applications, and its use in bioprocesses, bioproducts, conversion technologies, sustainable biological recycling and the recovery of environmental resources.

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2019 Impact Factor 2.205

Five-Year Impact Factor 2.150
-Journal Citation Reports®




2019 CiteScore 2.6
- Scopus®

Bioengineered is particularly interested in receiving manuscripts on:

  • Bioenergy and Biofuels
  • Biodefense
  • Bioengineered Therapeutics, Devices and Drug Delivery
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomolecules
  • Bioprocesses of organic resources
  • Bioremediation, biodegradation, and bioaccumulation
  • Biorefinery
  • Cellular Engineering
  • Fate of biological pollutants in the environment
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Molecular Engineering
  • Systems and Synthetic Bioengineering
  • Theoretical and Computational Bioengineering

Submit to our special issues

Bioengineered publishes frequent special issues, ranging from AI in biomedical imaging to conference symposia .

Click to find out more about our latest special issue call for papers.


Why publish in Bioengineered?

  • Increase the visibility and readership of your research by publishing in a fully open access journal.
  • Make an impact beyond the academy by making your article accessible to anyone, anywhere (including readers in industry and even policy-makers).
  • Benefit from format-free submission, saving you more time for your research.
  • Freely share your work with no restrictions or paywall.
  • Retain ownership of your research through our unrestrictive publishing agreements.

Bioengineered welcomes submission of original manuscripts with a focus on fundamental and advance sciences, including reviews and comments on the latest advances and issues across the field.


Meet the Editor-in-Chief

Mohammed Taherzadeh

Meet the Editor-in-Chief

The Editor-in-Chief of 'Bioengineered' is Mohammed Taherzadeh, Professor in Bioprocess Technology at the Swedish Centre of Resource Recovery, University of Borås, Sweden.

We caught up with Mohammad to discuss his plans for the development of the journal in the face of current challenges for the research community, and what the journal has to offer to authors. 

Read the full Q&A

Read the latest research

The Editor has chosen a selection of popular recent articles from the journal. Navigate the links below to read the articles.

Article Author
Cas9, Cpf1 and C2c1/2/3―What's next? Shota Nakade, Takashi Yamamoto, Tetsushi Sakuma
Optimization of genome editing through CRISPR-Cas9 engineering Jian-Hua Zhang, Poorni Adikaram, Mritunjay Pandey, Allison Genis, William F. Simonds
Factors influencing volatile fatty acids production from food wastes via anaerobic digestion Lukitawesa, Regina J. Patinvoh, Ria Millati, Ilona Sárvári-Horváth, Mohammad J. Taherzadeh
MicroRNA-485-5p suppresses the proliferation, migration and invasion of small cell lung cancer cells by targeting flotillin-2 Feng Gao, Hao Wu, Rui Wang, Yang Guo, Zefeng Zhang, Tao Wang, Guoliang Zhang, Changjiang Liu, Junfeng Liu
Enhanced secretion of human α1-antitrypsin expressed with a novel glycosylation module in tobacco BY-2 cell culture Ningning Zhang, Tristen Wright, Paige Caraway, Jianfeng Xu
A comprehensive review on fungal endophytes and its dynamics on Orchidaceae plants: current research, challenges, and future possibilities Surendra Sarsaiya, Jingshan Shi, Jishuang Chen

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Bioengineered is welcoming submissions. Find out how to submit your paper by reading the Instructions for Authors.