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Drugs in R&D

Drugs in R&D

Editor: Anton van Rensburg

ISSN: 1174-5886 (print version)
ISSN: 1179-6901 (electronic version)

Journal no. 40268

Drugs in R&D was re-launched in 2010 as the first Open Access journal from Adis.

The journal publishes original research and reviews on drugs from all phases of drug development and clinical use following approval.

 Manuscripts submitted to the journal for publication will be subject to a $3,000/€2,200 (excluding VAT) article processing charge (APC) upon acceptance. Adis Open Access enables you to make your journal article freely available to anyone, in exchange for payment of APC. This option allows you, the author, to retain the copyright of the article according to the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC) License, which does not permit commercial re-use of the article.

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PubMed/Medline, SCOPUS, EMBASE, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Google Scholar, EBSCO, Academic OneFile, Academic Search, CSA Environmental Sciences, Expanded Academic, Health Reference Center Academic, Journals@OVID, OCLC, SCImago, Summon by ProQuest

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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Drugs in R&D is an international, peer reviewed, open access, online only journal, and provides timely information from all phases of drug research and development that will inform clinical practice. Healthcare decision makers are thus provided with knowledge about the developing place of a drug in therapy.

    The Journal includes: 

    ·        Clinical research on new and established drugs;

    ·        Preclinical research of direct relevance to clinical drug development;

    ·        Short communications and case study reports that meet the above criteria will also be considered.

    Letters to the editor are welcomed and will be considered for publication. Reviews may also be considered. All manuscripts are subject to peer review by international experts.

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    Copyright information


    Copyright and Licence Agreement

    Open Access Drugs in R&D is published under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License, which allows users to read, copy, distribute, and make derivative works for non-commercial purposes from the material, as long as the author of the original work is cited. The author assigns the exclusive right to any commercial use of the article to Springer. For more information about the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License, go to: http://creativecommons. org/licenses/by-nc/4.0

    Journal ownership: Springer International Publishing Switzerland

    Copyright of articles: © The Author(s)

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