Mesenchymal stem cells form the different type of cells belonging to our skeletal tissues like cartilages, bones, fats etc. These cells can produce more than one type of specialized cells in the body. These stem cells play a vital role in different applications including cell differentiation, gene regulation, gene therapy and transplantation. The impact factor of journal provides quantitative assessment tool for grading, evaluating, sorting and comparing journals of similar kind. It is first devised by Eugene Garfield, the founder of the Institute for Scientific Information. The impact factor of a journal is evaluated by dividing the number of current year citations to the source items published in that journal during the previous two years.
Last date updated on July, 2014