ACR Open Rheumatology is a peer-reviewed open access official journal of the American College of Rheumatology. ACR Open Rheumatology publishes high-quality articles reporting on original investigations in all aspects of rheumatology-related research (basic science, clinical science, epidemiology, health outcomes, and education), as well as reviews and commentaries in the field of rheumatology and related disciplines.
Acute Medicine & Surgery (AMS) is an international peer reviewed academic journal on acute medicine and surgery. Acute medicine covers a wide range of clinical areas, detailing cases of acute illness or injury. The journal contains pathophysiological analyses of acute illness or injury, whether the cause is medical and/or surgical. AMS seeks to share academic achievements among specialists and generalists who may be involved in studies of acute medicine and its clinical practice.
Advanced Intelligent Systems is an open access journal that provides a home for high-quality scientific and engineering research on artificial systems that recognize, process, and respond to stimuli/instructions and learn from experience. It covers interdisciplinary topics such as robotics, automation, artificial intelligence and machine learning, the human—machine interface, control theory and control systems, smart and responsive materials, smart sensing systems, and programmed self-assembly.
Advanced Science, the newest journal in the Advanced Materials journal family, is an interdisciplinary open access journal publishing research from all areas of science, including physical, medical and life sciences, as well as engineering. Advanced Science publishes cutting-edge research, selected through a strict and fair review process and presented using highest quality production standards to create a premium open access journal.
The aim of Aging Cell is to publish the highest quality, innovative research addressing fundamental issues in the biology of aging. Aging Cell seeks to cover all areas of geroscience, highlighting research that uncovers mechanistic aspects of the aging process, as well as the links between aging and age-related disease. All experimental approaches, including plant models, are welcome. Published with the Anatomical Society.
Aging Medicine is a peer-reviewed, open access, interdisciplinary journal providing rapid publication of cutting-edge research from global biomedical researchers across the aging sciences. Aging Medicine aims to facilitate international collaboration and exchange of comprehensive and cut-ting-edge information on basic, translational, and applied clinical research as well as epidemiological and translational studies in geriatrics.
Agricultural & Environmental Letters publishes communications-length, broad-reaching, transformative, and timely commentaries and research letters on major scientific, policy, and economic issues that span the entire range of the agricultural and environmental sciences.
Agrosystems, Geosciences, & Environment is a gold open access journal publishing studies limited in geography or time, confirmatory articles, and reports of negative results, focusing on all aspects of agriculture, plant, environmental, and soil science.publishes communications-length, broad-reaching, transformative, and timely commentaries and research letters on major scientific, policy, and economic issues that span the entire range of the agricultural and environmental sciences.
AGU Advances is a gold open access journal that publishes high-impact, novel, and timely scientific advances across all of the Earth and space science and related interdisciplinary topics. Papers are expected to have broad and immediate implications in their discipline and also be of interest to researchers in other Earth science disciplines, the broader science community and the public. Papers chosen for AGU Advances will represent the top few papers published each year on its selective topic.
Animal Models and Experimental Medicine (AMEM) is an open access journal dedicated to distributing research & current information in the field of laboratory animal sciences. AMEM's objective is to build an international academic platform for research involving laboratory animals, animal models & related topics. AMEM is supported by the Chinese Association for Laboratory Animal Sciences, Institute of Laboratory Animal Sciences, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical Collage.
Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology is a peer-reviewed journal for rapid dissemination of high-quality research related to all areas of neurology. The journal publishes original research and scholarly reviews focused on the mechanisms and treatments of diseases of the nervous system; high-impact topics in neurologic education; and other topics of interest to the clinical neuroscience community.
Annals of Gastroenterological Surgery, the official publication of the Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery, publishes articles on all aspects of gastrointestinal surgery and related interventions. The journal presents timely research on multidisciplinary treatment which serves the needs of the evolving population of scientists and researchers embracing the most recent advances in digestive surgery.
ANNALS OF NONINVASIVE ELECTROCARDIOLOGY (A.N.E) is an online only journal incorporating ongoing advances in the clinical application and technology of traditional and new ECG-based techniques in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac patients. ANE publishes peer-reviewed articles of interest to clinicians and researchers in the field of noninvasive electrocardiology.
APPS is a monthly, peer-reviewed, open access journal promoting the rapid dissemination of newly developed, innovative tools and protocols in all areas of the plant sciences, including genetics, structure, function, development, evolution, systematics, and ecology. The goal of APPS is to foster communication within the plant science community to advance scientific research. APPS is a publication of the Botanical Society of America, originating in 2009.
Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies (APPS) is the flagship journal of the Crawford School of Public Policy at The Australian National University. It is a peer-reviewed open access journal that targets research in policy studies in Australia, Asia and the Pacific, across a discipline focus that includes economics, political science, governance, development and the environment. The goal of the journal is to break down barriers across disciplines, and generate policy impact.
Atmospheric Science Letters (ASL) aims to provide a fully peer reviewed publication route for new shorter contributions in the field of atmospheric and closely related sciences. Through its ability to publish shorter contributions more rapidly than conventional journals, ASL offers a framework that promotes new understanding and creates scientific debate - providing a platform for discussing scientific issues and techniques.
Bioengineering & Translational Medicine is a peer-reviewed journal from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and the Society for Biological Engineering, focused on the fundamental ways chemical and biological engineering approaches drive and provide innovative technologies and solutions that impact clinical practice and/or commercial healthcare products. The journal includes research reports, reviews, and rapid communications, focussing on biomolecular engineering advances.
BJS Open is a new open access journal from the British Journal of Surgery (BJS) Society, featuring high-quality work on all aspects of general surgery and related topics. The journal offers prompt publication of high-quality original research and presents new information related to surgery in general, encompassing all sub-specialist areas as well as elements of trauma and paediatric surgery that are relevant to general surgical practice, across the international surgical community.
Brain and Behavior is a peer reviewed, interdisciplinary journal, providing rapid publication of high-quality research across neurology, neuroscience, psychology and psychiatry. The journal will give priority to contributions that are quality research reports, that are accessible to a broad readership and that enhance understanding of the brain and behavior. Brain and Behavior gives rapid consideration to papers in all areas of clinical and basic research.
Campbell Systematic Reviews is an open access journal prepared under the editorial control of the Campbell Collaboration. The journal publishes systematic reviews, evidence and gap maps, and methods research papers.
Cancer Medicine is a peer reviewed, open access, interdisciplinary journal providing rapid publication of cutting edge research from global biomedical researchers across the cancer sciences. The journal will consider submissions from all oncologic specialties, including, but not limited to cancer biology, clinical cancer research, and cancer preventaion. Cancer Medicine publishes original research articles, systematic reviews, and meta-analyses.
Cancer Science (formerly Japanese Journal of Cancer Research) aims to present research that has a significant clinical impact on oncologists or that may alter the disease concept of a tumor. The journal publishes original articles and editorials, letters to the editor, review articles and reports describing original research in the fields of basic, translational and clinical cancer. The journal is published on behalf of the Japanese Cancer Association.
Carbon Energy provides a dedicated open access home for your research on advanced carbon materials for energy storage and conversion. The scope is internationally broad and falls within all forms of energy involving carbon materials, spanning from conventional electric and thermal energy to the type that catalyzes chemical and biological transformation.
Cell Proliferation is an open access journal devoted to studies into all aspects of cell proliferation and differentiation in normal and abnormal states; control systems and mechanisms operating at inter- and intracellular, molecular and genetic levels; modification by and interactions with chemical and physical agents; mathematical modelling; and the development of new techniques. In addition to original research papers Cell Proliferation publishes invited review articles, book reviews and letters commenting on previously published papers and/or topics of general interest.
Chemistry—Methods is an interdisciplinary journal publishing high-impact peer-reviewed research on all aspects of methods in chemistry, ranging from operando methods in catalysis to new approaches to imaging and new synthetic methods.
ChemSystemsChem is an interdisciplinary journal publishing high-impact peer-reviewed research in out-of-equilibrium self-assembly, chemical networks and chemical ensembles with emergent properties, such as movement, communication and collective behaviour, working together in minimal metabolisms, artificial cells and self-synthesising chemical factories, and including method development and theoretical modelling.
ChemistryOpen is a multidisciplinary, gold-road open-access, international forum for the publication of outstanding Reviews, Full Papers, and Communications from all areas of chemistry and related fields. It is co-owned by 16 continental European Chemical Societies, who have banded together in the alliance called ChemPubSoc Europe for the purpose of publishing high-quality journals in the field of chemistry and its border disciplines.
Clinical & Translational Immunology (CTI) is an open access, fully peer-reviewed journal devoted to publishing cutting-edge advances in biomedical research for scientists and physicians. Brought to you by the editorial team of Immunology & Cell Biology, CTI covers fields including cancer biology, cardiovascular research, gene therapy, immunology, vaccine development and disease pathogenesis and therapy at the earliest phases of investigation. Now Indexed in PubMed Central.
Clinical and Experimental Dental Research aims to provide peer-reviewed publications of high quality representing original clinical, diagnostic or experimental work within all fields of oral medicine and dentistry. Studies that bring new knowledge on how to advance health on the individual or public health levels, including interactions between oral and general health and ill-health are welcome. Review articles by experts on new developments within the described scopes are also welcome.
Clinical and Translational Science (CTS), an official journal of the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology, highlights original research that helps bridge laboratory discovery with the diagnosis and treatment of human disease. CTS welcomes high quality manuscripts focused on clinical pharmacology and translational science, including animal, in vitro, in silico, and clinical studies supporting the breadth of drug discovery, development, regulation and clinical use of drugs.
Clinical Cardiology provides a forum for the publication of original clinical research, as well as brief reviews of diagnostic and therapeutic issues in cardiovascular medicine and cardiovascular surgery. The journal includes Clinical Investigations, Reviews, free standing editorials and commentaries, and bonus online-only content. The journal also publishes supplements, Expert Panel Discussions, sponsored clinical Reviews, Trial Designs, and Quality and Outcomes.
Clinical Case Reports aims to directly improve global health outcomes and share clinical knowledge using case reports to convey important best practice messages. We welcome case reports, clinical images, and procedural videos from all areas of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Veterinary Science. Our view is that by publishing important common clinical scenarios managed according to agreed best practice principles we will help inform a broader clinical audience.
CNS Neuroscience & Therapeutics provides a medium for rapid publication of original clinical, experimental, and translational research papers, timely reviews and reports of novel findings of therapeutic relevance to the central nervous system, as well as papers related to clinical pharmacology, drug development and novel methodologies for drug evaluation. The journal focuses on neurological and psychiatric diseases such as stroke, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, depression, and more.
Conservation Letters publishes empirical and theoretical research with significant implications for the conservation of biological diversity. The journal welcomes submissions across the biological and social sciences- especially interdisciplinary submissions- that advance pragmatic conservation goals as well as scientific understanding. Manuscripts should be current and topical, and should clearly articulate the significance of their findings for conservation policy and practice.
Conservation Science and Practice publishes papers that address the policy, planning and practice of conserving biological diversity. The journal publishes papers that expand conservation knowledge with special emphasis on studies that connect findings to conservation outcomes to address which strategies work as well as which strategies fail. Studies with implications for biodiversity conservation applications that rely on established methods on specific case studies are welcome.
CPT: Pharmacometrics & Systems Pharmacology (CPT:PSP) is an official open access journal of the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT). The journal is published in association with the International Society of Pharmacometrics. CPT:PSP is a peer reviewed interdisciplinary open access journal that publishes leading research in the areas of PBPK, pharmacometrics, computational pharmacology, comparative efficacy, and pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modelling.
Depositional Record is a fully open access journal publishing high quality articles from across the field of sedimentology. The journal will cover all timescales, from Ancient to Modern Earth and welcomes articles that emphasise the application of sedimentary processes to the study of paleoclimate, changes in the chemical environment, ocean acidification, extra-terrestrial sedimentology, and the application of genetic methods to understanding sedimentological processes.
Diversity and Distributions is a journal of conservation biogeography. It publishes papers that deal with the application of biogeographical principles, theories, and analyses (being those concerned with the distributional dynamics of taxa and assemblages) to problems concerning the conservation of biodiversity. It seeks papers that address key issues, hypotheses or theories of wide interest from a conservation perspective. Papers must have a strong conservation focus.
Earth and Space Science (ESS) welcomes high-quality original research papers spanning all of the Earth, planetary, and space sciences, including related fields in environmental science, geo- and space-engineering, and biogeochemistry. ESS particularly welcomes papers presenting and interpreting key data sets and observations that are critical, singularly or in aggregate, for a broader scientific understanding of the Earth and its environment, as well as our solar system and beyond.
A transdisciplinary open access journal, Earth’s Future focuses on the state of the Earth and the prediction of the planet’s future. By publishing peer-reviewed articles as well as editorials, essays, reviews, and commentaries, this journal will be the preeminent scholarly resource on the Anthropocene. It will also help assess the risks and opportunities associated with environmental changes and challenges.
Ecography is an open access journal that publishes exciting, novel, and important articles that significantly advance understanding of ecological or biodiversity patterns in space or time. Ecography publishes papers focused on broad spatial and temporal patterns, particularly studies of population and community ecology, macroecology, biogeography, and ecological conservation. The Journal is owned by the Nordic Society Oikos.
Ecology and Evolution provides rapid dissemination of research in all areas of ecology, evolution and conservation science. The journal gives priority to quality research reports, theoretical or empirical, that develop our understanding of organisms and their diversity, interactions between them, and the natural environment. Ecology and Evolution gives prompt consideration to papers reporting theoretical, experimental, applied work in terrestrial and aquatic environments.
EcoMat addresses the growing scientific interests and needs in developing eco-friendly and sustainable energy. It serves as a high-quality platform for researchers working in a wide variety of scientific areas to communicate their findings and critical opinions on energy and environmental research including topics such as wind, water and solar energy harvesting and conversion, batteries and supercapacitors, energy system and networks, thermoelectrics, fuel cells, carbon capture and storage, piezo and triboelectrics, water and air pollution control and cleaning, artificial photosynthesis, hydrogen generation & storage.
Ecosphere has a scope as broad as the science of ecology itself. The journal welcomes submissions from all sub-disciplines of ecological science, as well as interdisciplinary studies relating to ecology. The journal's goal is to provide a rapid-publication, online-only, open-access alternative to the Ecological Society of America's other journals, while maintaining the rigorous standards of peer review for which ESA publications are renowned.
The EFSA Journal publishes the scientific outputs of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), covering reports on data collected, and risk assessments in the individual areas of plant health, plant protection products and their residues, genetically modified organisms, additives and products or substances used in animal feed, animal health and welfare, biological hazards including BSE/TSE, and contaminants in the food chain. It neither accepts nor commissions third party content.
EMBO Molecular Medicine is dedicated to research at the interface between clinical research and basic biology. It offers clinicians and researchers the opportunity to publish their best work in a highly visible forum, lending a strong impetus to this rapidly developing field and forging new links between clinicians and molecular biologists. Studies based on model organisms also fall within scope, provided that the results presented are evidently and directly relevant to human disease.
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism is a peer-reviewed open access title providing rapid publication across the breadth of endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism research. The journal considers submissions in all areas of clinical and basic research and publishes papers that reflect valid science: i.e. conclusions drawn in the articles are substantiated by the data, but novelty, impact and insight are not paramount.
Energy & Environmental Materials (EEM) is an international journal published by Zhengzhou University in collaboration with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. for the publication of high quality, agenda-setting research related to materials for energy harvesting, conversion, storage, and transport as well as cleaner environment. EEM publishes research work of significant general interest with high impact on society-relevant technological advances.
Energy Science & Engineering is dedicated to fundamental and applied research on energy supply and use. Published by Wiley and SCI (Society of Chemical Industry), the journal offers rapid publication and the opportunity to publish in a highly visible global forum. Due to the importance of this topic the journal will give priority to quality research papers that are accessible to a broad readership and discuss sustainable, state-of-the art approaches to shaping the future of energy.
Engineering in Life Sciences (ELS) focuses on engineering principles and innovations in life sciences and biotechnology. ELS especially aims to promote interdisciplinary collaborations of biologists, biotechnologists and engineers for quantitative understanding and holistic engineering of biological parts and processes in different application areas. Applying this engineering mindset, the journal covers the whole range of modern biochemical engineering and biotechnology.
Engineering Reports publishes papers of interest to a diverse audience of researchers and professionals working in any area of engineering and computer science in academia, industry or government, including but not limited to scientists, engineers, consultants, etc. Edited by Giampiero Accardo, PhD, the journal will give priority to quality papers that are accessible to a broad readership and discuss sustainable, state-of-the-art approaches to shaping the future of engineering.
Environmental DNA is a fully double-blinded peer reviewed open access journal. The journal publishes papers that pertain to the analyses of environmental DNA (eDNA) (including ancient DNA, non-invasive sampling, diet analyses, metabarcoding, metagenomics, microbial ecology and pathogens) and addresses questions of both basic and applied relevance.
Epilepsia Open seeks to make original epilepsy research on all aspects of epilepsy widely available through open access publication. More specifically, Epilepsia Open will fill a need in comprehensive epilepsy research by also including early, preliminary studies that may provide new directions for clinical and laboratory research as well as well performed nagative and failure to confirm studies.
Editors-in-Chief: Dieter Schmidt, Gary Mathern and Xuefeng Wang
ESC Heart Failure is the open access journal of the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology dedicated to the advancement of knowledge in the field of heart failure. The journal aims to improve the understanding, prevention, investigation and treatment of heart failure. ESC Heart Failure welcomes submissions on basic, translational, clinical and population sciences, as well as original contributions from other specialist fields related to heart failure.
Evolution Letters publishes research in all areas of Evolutionary Biology. Available exclusively online, and entirely open access, Evolution Letters consists of Letters - original pieces of research which form the bulk of papers - and Comments and Opinion - a forum for highlighting timely new research ideas for the evolutionary community. Evolution Letters is jointly owned by the European Society of Evolutionary Biology (ESEB) and the Society for the Study of Evolution (SSE).
Evolutionary Applications publishes papers that utilize concepts from evolutionary biology to address biological questions of health, social and economic relevance. Papers are expected to employ evolutionary concepts or methods to make contributions to areas such as (but not limited to): agriculture, aquaculture, biomedicine, biotechnology, climate change, conservation biology, disease biology, fisheries and wildlife management, forestry, invasion biology and toxicology.
FASEB BioAdvances is an international open access journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology that aims to serve the global biology community by providing a vehicle for scientists to publish well-designed and -executed research papers, regardless of perceived impact. The journal publishes original, multi/transdisciplinary biomedical research from the international community.
FEBS Open Bio is an online-only journal for the rapid publication of research in molecular and cellular life sciences in both health and disease. The journal publishes experimental findings, critical analysis, methodological and technical innovations, and hypotheses. Novel or innovative work is encouraged, but papers describing sound science of a confirmatory nature in developing fields or extending knowledge of an important topic from one organism to another will also be considered.
Food and Energy Security is a high quality and high impact journal from the Association of Applied Biologists, publishing original research on agricultural crop and forest productivity to improve food and energy security. The journal publishes high quality articles from all over the world and actively seeks submissions from countries with expanding agricultural research communities. Food and Energy Security promotes an integrative approach of scientific disciplines.
Food Science & Nutrition provides rapid dissemination of research in all areas of food science and nutrition. The journal gives priority to quality papers describing the results of fundamental and applied research related to all aspects of human food and nutrition. Food Science & Nutrition publishes original research articles, reviews, and research methods papers, along with invited editorials and commentaries.
GCB Bioenergy is an international journal publishing original research papers, review articles and commentaries that promote understanding of the interface between biological and environmental sciences and the production of fuels directly from plants, algae, and waste. The scope of the journal extends to areas outside of biology to policy forum, socioeconomic analyses, technoeconomic analyses and systems analysis.
Genetics & Genomics Next is an open research journal published using the CC BY 4.0 open attribution license to encourage maximum credit and rapid creative reuse of scholarly work. The journal welcomes original research articles, resources, analysis and perspectives in the areas of human, animal, plant and microbial genetics, genomics and epigenomics, selecting those reports for peer review that are judged editorially to have the highest research utility, ethical standards and societal impact.
Geo publishes high quality articles from the spectrum of geographical and environmental research. It has an interdisciplinary focus that spans the sciences, social sciences and humanities. Geo welcomes research contributions that bring new understandings to geographical research agendas, advance spatial research, foster methodological development and collaborative forms of knowledge production, and address the importance of geographical enquiry to knowledge of contemporary issues.
GeoHealth is a new, fully open access journal from the American Geophysical Union relating the Earth and environmental sciences to human, agricultural, and environmental health. It will publish original research, reviews, policy discussions, and commentaries that cover the growing science on the interface among the Earth, atmospheric, oceans and environmental sciences, ecology, and the agricultural and health sciences.
Geoscience Data Journal provides rapid publication of short, earth science data papers cross-linked to, and citing, datasets that have been deposited in approved data centres and awarded DOIs. A data article describes a dataset, giving details of its collection, processing, file formats etc., but doesn't go into detail of scientific analysis of the dataset or draw conclusions from it. It allows the reader to understand the when, why and how the data was collected, and what the data is.
Global Challenges deliberates five of humanity’s major challenges: climate change, energy, food, agriculture & nutrition, global heath, and water. Global Challenges brings together science, technology, and social science communities to ensure research informs policy, and encourages multidisciplinary conversation. The journal welcomes quality research papers, reviews, editorials and commentaries spanning research and practice.
Health Expectations promotes critical thinking and informed debate about all aspects of public participation in health care and health policy, including: patient-centred care and quality improvement, patients' participation in treatment decisions, public perceptions of health services, citizen involvement health care policy making and priority-setting, methods for monitoring and evaluating participation, empowerment and consumerism and patients' role in safety and quality.
Health Science Reports provides rapid dissemination of research across the full spectrum of clinical sciences. The journal welcomes submissions in all medical fields, including basic and translational research, clinical studies, methods and research design, health services and economics, public health, and medical education and practice. Health Science Reports considers study types such as protocols, research articles, reviews, editorials, clinical perspectives and meta-analyses.
Hepatology Communications, published in collaboration with the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, is a new peer-reviewed, online-only open access journal for fast dissemination of high quality research related to Hepatology and Liver Transplantation.
IJU Case Reports is a peer-reviewed online journal that will consider new observations of diseases, clinical findings or novel/unique treatment outcomes relevant to practitioners in urology. IJU Case Reports takes only cases of exceptional interest and novelty. All clinical cases should provide evidence that adequate steps have been taken to minimize harm, avoid coercion or exploitation, protect confidentiality, minimize the risk of physical and psychological damage, and respect autonomy.
Immunity, Inflammation and Disease is a peer reviewed, open access, interdisciplinary journal, providing rapid publication of cutting-edge research across the broad field of immunology. Immunity, Inflammation and Disease gives rapid consideration to papers in all areas of clinical and basic research. The journal welcomes original work that enhances the understanding of immunology in areas.
InfoMat is an interdisciplinary open access journal that addresses the growing scientific interest in new materials with unique electrical, optical and magnetic properties, and their applications in the rapid development of information technology.
Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses is the first journal to specialise exclusively on influenza and other respiratory viruses and strives to play a key role in the dissemination of information in this broad and challenging field. It is aimed at laboratory and clinical scientists, public health professionals, and others around the world involved in a broad range of activities in this field.
Japan Architectural Review is the official journal of the Architectural Institute of Japan (AIJ). The journal covers all aspects of architectural design and building sciences, including perspectives from science, technology, engineering, economics, social science and human-centered design, architectonics and other fields.Japan Architectural Review aims to publish complete, reliable sources of information regarding discoveries and current developments in the above-mentioned areas.
JBMR Plus is a peer-reviewed journal published on behalf of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, aimed at accelerating innovative advances in bone and mineral research. Covering a broad, interdisciplinary scope, JBMR Plus welcomes research involving endocrinology, geriatrics, orthopedics, rheumatology and more. As a sister journal to JBMR, JBMR Plus serves as a home for new discoveries that will ultimately improve global musculoskeletal health.
JCSM Clinical Reports is a peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to publishing materials that are related to cachexia and sarcopenia, as well as to body composition and its physiological and pathophysiological changes during the lifespan and in response to different illnesses from all fields of the life sciences.
JCSM Rapid Communications is a peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to publishing materials that are related to cachexia and sarcopenia, as well as to body composition and its physiological and pathophysiological changes during the lifespan and in response to different illnesses from all fields of the life sciences.
JGH Open is a peer-reviewed open access journal published in association with the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Foundation. The journal focuses on the rapid dissemination of clinical and experimental research in all areas of gastroenterology, hepatology and endoscopy. JGH Open aims to educate and connect the global gastroenterology and hepatology community.
JOR Spine was established by the Orthopaedic Research Society to serve the spine research community by offering a platform focusing on basic and translational orthopaedic research of the spine. The journal publishes premier studies focused on the biological basis of development, growth, aging and degeneration, biomechanical and novel imaging methods, mechano-biology, biomaterial applications, and pre-clinical and clinical studies based on novel preventative and regenerative approaches.
Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems (JAMES) publishes research related to a wide range of problems in climate science, including atmospheric and oceanic circulations on multiple scales; radiation, cloud physics, boundary layer, and land surface processes; the biosphere and cryosphere; biogeochemical cycles; and the development of numerical methods, model parameterizations, and data assimilation methods for Earth systems modeling.
The Journal of Applied Clinical Medical Physics (JACMP) publishes papers that will help clinical medical physicists and other health professionals perform their responsibilities more effectively and efficiently for the increased benefit of the patient. The journal was established as an open access journal in 2000, one of the first, and is currently published bi-monthly.
Journal of Arrhythmia, the official journal of the Japanese Heart Rhythm Society and the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society, publishes original research and case reports on all aspects of cardiac pacing and cardiovascular electrophysiology devoted developments in the diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmia. Also included are reviews, editorials, ECGs for students and associated professionals, EPS and related devices for resident physicians, and basic science information for clinicians.
The Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle is a peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to publishing materials that are related to cachexia and sarcopenia, as well as to body composititon and its physiological and pathophysiological changes during the lifespan and in response to different illnesses from all fields of the life sciences. JCSM covers research and clinical topics on both the typical aging progression and disease-related changes.
Bridging physiology and cellular medicine, and molecular biology and molecular therapeutics, Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine publishes basic research that furthers our understanding of the cellular and molecular mechanisms of disease and translational studies that convert this knowledge into therapeutic approaches.
Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis publishes original articles on newly developing modes of technology and laboratory assays, with emphasis on their application in current and future clinical laboratory testing. This includes reports from the following fields: immunochemistry and toxicology, hematology and hematopathology, immunopathology, molecular diagnostics, microbiology, genetic testing, immunohematology, and clinical chemistry.
Journal of Cutaneous Immunology and Allergy (JCIA) publishes high quality peer-reviewed manuscripts covering the entire scope of cutaneous immunology and allergy, from molecular studies to clinical investigations and observations. JCIA is the official journal of The Japanese Society for Cutaneous Immunology and Allergy, and serves as an international forum for the work of all skin researchers and dermatological scientists.
Journal of Diabetes Investigation is the official journal of the Asian Association for the Study of Diabetes (AASD). Embracing clinical and experimental research in diabetes and related areas, the Journal of Diabetes Investigation includes aspects of prevention, treatment, as well as molecular aspects and pathophysiology. Translational research focused on the exchange of ideas between clinicians and researchers is also welcome.
Journal of General and Family Medicine is the ofﬁcial peer-reviewed scientiﬁc journal of Japan Primary Care Association. The editors of Journal of General and Family Medicine will welcome original articles relevant to general internal medicine, primary care, family practice, clinical epidemiology, health service research, decision analysis, behavioral science, clinical ethics, psychosocial is- sues, and medical education among others.
Journal of Flood Risk Management is an open access journal that provides an international platform for knowledge sharing in all areas related to flood risk. Its explicit aim is to disseminate ideas across the range of disciplines where flood related research is carried out and it provides content ranging from leading edge academic papers to applied content with the practitioner in mind.
JIMD Reports is the open access journal of the Society for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism . Alongside its sister title, Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease, it aims to improve the management and understanding of inherited metabolic disorders throughout the world.
JIMD Reports welcomes scientifically sound research findings or clinical observations. All articles accepted by JIMD Reports are made freely available to read, download and share on publication.
The Journal of Interdisciplinary Nanomedicine (JOIN) is an international peer-reviewed academic journal that aims to provide truly interdisciplinary nanomedicine research. JOIN accepts submissions from all relevant fields. Core areas of interest include: advances through consolidation of multiple areas, applications of new materials and biological concepts, molecular biomaterials, and nanotechnology in diagnostics, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, toxicology, and clinical outcomes.
Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences (JMRS) accepts manuscripts related to medical imaging/diagnostic radiography, radiation therapy, nuclear medicine, medical ultrasound/sonography, and the complementary disciplines of medical physics, radiology, radiation oncology, nursing, psychology and sociology. JMRS publishes contemporary and advanced research that encourages the adoption of the best clinical, scientific and educational practices in international communities.
Journal of Occupational Health (JOH) is the official English language open access journal of the Japan Society for Occupational Health with the aim of publishing original contributions relevant to occupational health. The scope of the journal is broad, covering toxicology, ergonomics, psychosocial factors and other relevant health issues of workers, with special emphasis on the current developments in occupational health.
The Journal of Pathology: Clinical Research aims to publish studies that illuminate the clinical relevance of research in the broad area of the study of disease. The journal welcomes investigative diagnostic, prognostic, and biomarker studies with clear clinical relevance, that advance our understanding of the mechanisms of human disease. In general, hypothesis-driven studies that are appropriately powered and validated will be preferred.
Journal of the American Heart Association (JAHA) is an authoritative, peer-reviewed open access journal focusing on cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease. Journal of the American Heart Association provides a global forum for basic and clinical research and timely reviews on cardiovascular disease and stroke. As an open access journal, its content is free on publication to read, download, and share, accelerating the translation of strong science into effective practice.
The Journal of the International AIDS Society is a PubMed- and Medline-indexed journal that provides a platform for the generation and dissemination of evidence from a wide range of HIV-related disciplines. The JIAS welcomes submissions on HIV-related topics from across all scientific disciplines, including but not limited to: Basic and biomedical sciences, Behavioral sciences and epidemiology, Clinical sciences, Health economics and health policy, Operations research, and humanities.
The Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine is a peer reviewed journal publishing high quality articles on the latest developments in large and small animal internal medicine. The mission of the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine is to advance veterinary medical knowledge and improve the lives of animals by publication of authoritative scientific articles of animal diseases. The Journal is published on behalf of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.
Kaohsiung Journal of Medical Sciences (KJMS), is the official peer-reviewed open access publication of Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan. The journal was launched in 1985 to promote clinical and scientific research in the medical sciences in Taiwan, and to disseminate this research to the international community. KJMS publishes original research and review papers in all fields of medicine and related disciplines that are of topical interest to the medical profession.
Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology, an official journal of The Triological Society, is a peer-reviewed journal focused on the rapid dissemination of the science and practice of otolaryngology head and neck surgery. As a companion journal to The Laryngoscope, the focus of Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology is to publish high quality original research, across the spectrum of basic and clinical research, in an open access format to the world-wide community.
Learning Health Systems (LHS) is a peer-reviewed journal published in collaboration with the University of Michigan. With the goal of advancing the interdisciplinary area of learning health systems, the journal promotes research, scholarship, and dialogue focused on theory, complex issues, conceptual syntheses, education models and more. LHS seeks to achieve continuous rapid improvement in health and healthcare and to transform organizational practice.
Legume Science is intended to be the leading international journal for the publication and dissemination of high-impact research from across the entire spectrum of legume science. The journal further supports communication of research outputs and collaboration among this interdisciplinary field as a gold open-access publication. Legume Science’s broad scientific scope covers all aspects of legume research.
Lifestyle Medicine is a peer-reviewed open access title providing rapid publication across the breadth of the rapidly developing specialty of lifestyle medicine. The journal considers articles and reviews which focus on the clinical and scientific aspects of lifestyle medicine and its incorporation into clinical practice.
Limnology and Oceanography Letters is a journal from the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography featuring innovative research in any area of limnology and oceanography. Limnology and Oceanography Letters will publish letters, essays, and current evidence articles on any aquatic systems scaling from molecules to global cycles. Studies integrating cross-disciplinary perspectives, boundaries, scales of space or time, or aquatic system types are encouraged.
Marine and Coastal Fisheries publishes original and innovative research that synthesizes information on biological organization across spatial and temporal scales to promote ecologically sound fisheries science and management. The journal provides a venue for studies of marine, coastal, and estuarine fisheries, with emphasis on species' performance and responses to perturbations in their environment, and promotes the development of ecosystem-based fisheries science and management.
Maternal & Child Nutrition addresses fundamental aspects of nutrition and its outcomes in women and their children, both in early and later life, and keeps its audience fully informed about new initiatives, the latest research findings and innovative ways of responding to changes in public attitudes and policy.
The aim of Meteorological Applications is to serve the needs of applied meteorologists, forecasters and users of meteorological services by publishing papers on all aspects of meteorological science.
Microbial Biotechnology publishes papers of original research reporting significant advances in any aspect of microbial applications to biotechnologies, including: Energy; Biotechnologies related to chemicals; Food; Mining; Pharmaceuticals; Materials; Agriculture; and Environmental. In addition, other items relating to the journal content and biotechnological applicability will be regularly featured.
MicrobiologyOpen is a peer reviewed journal delivering rapid decisions and fast publication of microbial science, a field which is undergoing a profound and exciting evolution in this post-genomic era. The journal gives priority to reports of quality research, pure or applied, that further our understanding of microbial interactions and microbial processes.
Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine is a peer reviewed journal for rapid dissemination of high-quality research related to the dynamically developing areas of human, molecular and medical genetics. The journal publishes original research articles covering novel findings in phenotypic, molecular, biological, and genomic aspects of gene variation, inherited disorders and birth defects. The broad publishing spectrum of MGGM includes rare and common disorders from diagnosis to treatment.
Molecular Oncology is an open access international journal that highlights new discoveries, approaches, as well as technical developments, in basic, clinical and discovery-driven translational cancer research. The emphasis is on work that significantly advances our understanding of disease processes leading to human tumour development and/or establishes novel concepts of clear clinical significance in diagnosis, prognosis and prevention strategies for cancer patients.
Molecular Plant Pathology welcomes submissions from all areas of molecular plant pathology that advance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of disease or disease management. In addition to the principal content of full length and short research papers, the journal publishes Technical Advances, Reviews and Microreviews, Pathogen Profiles and Opinion Pieces. The journal is dedicated to minimizing the time between submission, review and publication and to providing a high-quality forum for original research in molecular plant pathology.
Molecular Systems Biology is a peer-reviewed, fully open access, online journal that publishes high quality research in the fields of systems biology, synthetic biology and systems medicine. The editors select manuscripts based on their novelty and wide biological significance. Although the primary emphasis of the journal is on molecular components and their interactions, systems studies at the organ level may also be considered.
Neuropsychopharmacology Reports, the official publication of the Japanese Society of Neuropsychopharmacology, publishes articles on all aspects of neuropsychopharmacology and its related fields in the following categories: Review Articles, Original Articles, Micro Reports and Case Reports. Other categories may be occasionally set for invited articles.
Neuroscience Next is a premier, gold Open Access journal for all areas in neuroscience. As an online-only and peer-reviewed journal, the Journal aims to be a rapid conduit linking cutting edge neuroscience research to a broad audience and specialists alike. The Journal publishes new results and ideas in neuroscience that will inspire future research in others. Its editors will nurture submissions in order to maximize a study's influence, reach and accessibility. Neuroscience Next will innovate and be guided by the fair and open research practices of the day.
Nursing Open is a peer reviewed open access journal that welcomes articles on all aspects of nursing and midwifery practice, research, education and policy. We aim to publish articles that contribute to the art and science of nursing and which have a positive impact on health either locally, nationally, regionally or globally.
Obesity Science & Practice, is an official journal of World Obesity (WO) and The Obesity Society (TOS) publishing high quality research related to all aspects of obesity and its comorbidities. The journal publishes papers of interest to researchers in academic, clinical, governmental and industry roles working to develop, test and refine new medical, behavioral, dietary. pharmalogic and surgical approaches to treat obesity.
Orthopaedic Surgery (OS) is the official journal of the Chinese Orthopaedic Association, focusing on all aspects of orthopaedic technique and surgery. The journal, targeting researchers and clinicians in orthopaedic surgery, publishes peer-reviewed articles in the following categories: Original Articles, Clinical Articles, Review Articles, Guidelines, Editorials, Commentaries, Surgical Techniques, Case Reports and Meeting Reports.
Paediatric care varies in key ways from adult care, and paediatric and neonatal physiology differs greatly from that of adults, meaning pain management also needs to be very different. In addition, there is likely to be a greater focus on living with complex illness rather than curative approaches in the future, meaning pain management is a key growth area. Paediatric & Neonatal Pain aims to fulfil a real need in the community by focusing exclusively on paediatric and neonatal pain.
Pediatric Investigation serves to disseminate the cutting-edge knowledge on clinical observations of pediatric research. It focuses on clinical care, clinical practice and translational medicine in the field. The editors encourage contributions relating to pediatric internal medicine, surgery, radiology, pathology, biochemistry, physiology, sociology and history, preventive healthcare, pharmacology and many pediatric subspecialties.
People and Nature is a broad-scope open access journal publishing work from across research areas exploring relationships between humans and nature.
Pharmacology Research & Perspectives promotes the conduct and development of pharmacology research by making all published content freely available immediately, publishing original research, reviews and perspectives in all areas of preclinical and clinical pharmacology, therapeutics, education and related research areas.
Physiological Reportspublishes peer reviewed research across all areas of basic, translational and clinical physiology and allied disciplines. Physiological Reports is a collaboration between The Physiological Society and the American Physiological Society and is therefore in a unique position to serve the international physiology community through quick time to publication while upholding a quality standard of sound research that constitutes a useful contribution to the field.
Plant Biotechnology Journal publishes high-impact original research in applied plant science, with an emphasis on molecular plant sciences and their applications through plant biotechnology, including curiosity-driven studies with the potential for application, strategic research in plant biotechnology, scientific analysis of key issues for the beneficial application of plant sciences and scientific analysis of the performance of the products of plant biotechnology in practice.
Plant Direct is a sound science journal from the American Society of Plant Biologists and the Society for Experimental Biology for the plant sciences, that gives prompt and equal consideration to papers reporting work dealing with a variety of subjects. Topics include but are not limited to genetics, biochemistry, development, cell biology, biotic stress, abiotic stress, genomics, phenomics, bioinformatics, physiology, molecular biology, and evolution.
Plant-Environment Interactions provides a unique platform for the publication of sound research from across the plant, ecological and environmental science communities. Our aim is to support progress in the general plant and environmental sciences, and so the scope of P-EI is necessarily broad. We welcome direct and referred submissions from authors requiring fast and efficient publication of their work, on topics ranging from intracellular processes through to global environmental change.
To promote and celebrate outstanding plant-based research in its broadest sense and become the ‘go to’ journal for everything new, innovative and exciting in plant sciences that is relevant to society and people’s daily lives.
Precision Radiation Oncology is a peer-reviewed, fully open access journal which aims to offer a forum for collaboration and exchange of comprehensive and cutting-edge information on basic, translational, and clinical research in radiation oncology. The journal is published in collaboration with the Shandong Cancer Hospital and Institute, and is supported by Sino-American Network for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (SANTRO), and Chinese Anti-Cancer Association (CA-CA).
Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation is an open access journal from the Zoological Society of London. The journal provides a forum for the rapid publication of multidisciplinary research from the interface between remote sensing science and ecology and conservation. The journal defines remote sensing in its broadest sense, including data acquisition by hand-held and fixed ground-based sensors, such as camera traps and acoustic recorders, and sensors on airplanes and satellites.
Reproductive Medicine and Biology (RMB) is the official English language open access journal of the Japan Society for Reproductive Medicine, the Japan Society of Fertilization and Implantation, and the Japan Society of Andrology, and Asian Society of Endometriosis and Adenomyosis. RMB publishes original research articles that report new findings or concepts in all aspects of reproductive phenomena in all kinds of mammals.
Research and Practice in Thrombosis and Haemostasis (RPTH) is the newest journal of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH), providing rapid dissemination of research reports from basic, clinical, translational and population or public health science. The Journal is interested in quality, outcomes, dissemination and implementation science, seeking studies and trials on novel care delivery, including in areas of resource constraint around the world.
An official journal of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR), Respirology Case Reports is an open-access journal dedicated to the publication of original clinical case reports in all fields of respiratory medicine. The journal encourages the international exchange between clinicians and researchers of experiences in diagnosing and treating uncommon diseases or diseases with unusual presentations.
Space Weather is devoted to understanding and forecasting space weather. The scope of understanding and forecasting includes: origins, propagation and interactions of solar-produced processes within geospace; interactions in Earth’s space-atmosphere interface region produced by disturbances from above and below; influences of cosmic rays on humans, hardware, and signals; and comparisons of these types of interactions and influences with the atmospheres of neighboring planets and Earth’s moon.
STEM CELLS Translational Medicine (SCTM) is dedicated to significantly advancing the clinical utilization of stem cell and cellular biology. By bridging stem cell research and helping speed translations of emerging lab discoveries into clinical trials, STEM CELLS Translational Medicine will help move applications of these critical investigations closer to accepted best practices and ultimately improve patient outcomes.
The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health (ANZJPH) is concerned with public health issues. The research reported includes formal epidemiological inquiries into the correlates and causes of diseases and health-related behaviour, analyses of public policy affecting health and disease, and detailed studies of the cultures and social structures within which health and illness exist. The Journal is multidisciplinary and aims to publish methodologically sound research from any of the academic disciplines that constitute public health.
The Depositional Record is a fully open access journal publishing high quality articles from across the field of sedimentology. The journal will cover all timescales, from Ancient to Modern Earth and welcomes articles that emphasise the application of sedimentary processes to the study of paleoclimate, changes in the chemical environment, ocean acidification, extra-terrestrial sedimentology, and the application of genetic methods to understanding sedimentological processes.
The International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research publishes high-standard original research of a technical, methodological, experimental and clinical nature, contributing to the theory, methodology, practice and evaluation of mental and behavioural disorders.
The Plant Genome publishes original research investigating all aspects of plant genomics. Technical breakthroughs reporting improvements in the efficiency and speed of acquiring and interpreting plant genomics data are welcome. The editorial board gives preference to novel reports that use innovative genomic applications that advance our understanding of plant biology that may have applications to crop improvement.
The Plant Phenome Journal is a transdisciplinary, open access journal publishing original research, interpretations, and datasets investigating all aspects of plant phenomics. Methodological advancements in sensors, devices, vehicles, or technologies for data collection, data management, algorithms, or data analysis should be combined with impact in at least one application domain of agronomy, genetic discovery, physiology, pest management, or plant breeding.
Thoracic Cancer aims to facilitate international collaboration and exchange of comprehensive information on basic, translational and applied clinical research in lung cancer, esophageal cancer, mediastinal cancer, breast cancer and other thorcacic malignancies. The editors welcome contributions relevant to prevention, general thoracic surgery, medical oncology, radiology, radiation medicine, pathology, and basic cancer research.
Transactions of the London Mathematical Society is a fully open access journal that covers the same subjects as the Bulletin, Journal and Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society with which it shares the LMS Editorial Advisory Board. It has a wide scope which ranges from number theory to functional analysis and from quantum field theory to topology. The Journal is peer reviewed, copy-edited and typeset to the same high standard as the other LMS titles.
Translational Biophotonics is a peer-reviewed, open access interdisciplinary journal dedicated to translating photonic methods and technologies in all medical areas to solve unmet medical needs in diagnosis and therapy. The journal publishes original papers, reviews, letters, preclinical and clinical validation studies and will also feature tutorial reviews that help researchers and clinicians understand the common ground in their work.
Urban Agriculture & Regional Food Systems is a platform for cutting edge research on urban and peri-urban agricultural production for food and nonfood uses and for social, environmental, and health services. It aims to explore, analyze, and critically reflect upon urban and regional food production, processing, transport, trade, marketing, consumption and the social, economic, environmental, health and spatial contexts, relations, and impacts of these food provisioning activities.
Vadose Zone Journal is a unique publication outlet for interdisciplinary research and assessment of the vadose zone, the portion of the Critical Zone that comprises the Earth’s critical living surface down to groundwater. It is a peer-reviewed, international journal publishing reviews, original research, and special sections across a wide range of disciplines. Vadose Zone Journal reports fundamental and applied research from disciplinary and multidisciplinary investigations.
Veterinary Medicine and Science publishes high-quality, original articles on all aspects of veterinary medicine and science. The journal aims to serve the research community by providing a vehicle for authors wishing to publish interesting and high quality work in both fundamental and clinical veterinary medicine and science. VMS publishes original research articles, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, and research methods papers, along with invited editorials and commentaries.