The journal covers a wide range of topics in basic research of mitochondrial biology and the clinical aspects of mitochondrial diseases. Subjects such as cancer, metabolic syndromes, myopathies, neurodegenerative diseases and heart diseases are among the major topics published in the journal, including:
- All aspects of mitochondrial biology, including mitochondrial dynamics and quality control, mitochondria-organelle interactions, mitochondrial genetics and evolution, mitochondria-nuclear crosstalk, mitochondrial physiology and stress responses
- Redox and oxidative stress
- Stem cell
- Cell death and differentiation
- Cell signaling
- Iron metabolism
- Cell metabolism
- Aging and aging-related diseases.
Mitochondrial Communications is a fully open access journal and all accepted articles will be immediately, freely and permanently available on ScienceDirect, which has 17 million unique visitors each month.