Journal abbreviation: PLoS computational biology

The abbreviation of the journal title "PLoS computational biology" is "PLoS Comput. Biol.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
PLoSPLoSRule 4.4: Acronyms shall be retained in the abbreviated title.
computationalComput.matches the stem "comput-"
biologyBiol.matches the stem "biolog-"

About the journal

Full journal titlePLoS computational biology
AbbreviationPLoS Comput. Biol.
ISSN (online)1553-7358
NLM catalog101238922

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