Molecular Therapy Publishes original scientific papers in the areas of gene transfer, gene regulation, gene discovery, cell therapy, experimental models, correction of genetic and acquired diseases, and clinical trials. The journal is published on a monthly basis by the Nature Publishing Group and is another of several journals from their collection that is devoted to Gene Therapy.
According to the Journal Citation Report from 2011, the journals impact factor is rated at 6.873.
Molecular Therapy is the leading journal for research in the areas of gene transfer, vector development and design, stem cell manipulation, development of gene-, peptide- and protein-, oligonucleotide- and cell-based therapeutics to correct genetic and acquired diseases, vaccine development, pre-clinical target validation, safety/efficacy studies, and clinical trials. Available in print and online, Molecular Therapy is dedicated to promoting the sciences in genetics, medicine and biotechnology. Publishing important peer-reviewed research and cutting-edge reviews and commentaries, the journal continues to attract the best material in the field.