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Founded in 1963, Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing (MBEC) continues to serve the biomedical engineering community, covering the entire spectrum of biomedical and clinical engineering. The journal presents exciting and vital experimental and theoretical developments in biomedical science and technology, and reports on advances in computer-based methodologies in these multidisciplinary subjects. The journal also incorporates new and evolving technologies including cellular engineering and molecular imaging.

MBEC publishes original research articles as well as reviews and technical notes. Its Rapid Communications category focuses on material of immediate value to the readership, while the Controversies section provides a forum to exchange views on selected issues, stimulating a vigorous and informed debate in this exciting and high profile field.

MBEC is an official journal of the International Federation of Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE).


  • Shanbao Tong
Journal Impact Factor
2.6 (2023)
5-year Journal Impact Factor
2.7 (2023)
Submission to first decision (median)
43 days
561,829 (2023)

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