Biotechniques: the International Journal of Life Science Methods is a peer-reviewed scientific journal distributed in print and online form to researchers in the field of molecular biology and biochemistry. It primarily includes articles and reviews on the application of techniques, and is regularly cited in the professional journals. It is listed in the standard directories, such as Ulrich's, and the standard indexes, such as Web of Science. The journal is supported by advertising, and is available open access. It is published by Informa. It was established in 1983 by Eaton Associates, which was acquired in 2001 by Informa.[2]