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Journal of Translational Medicine

Journal of Translational Medicine

Editor-in-Chief: Francesco M. Marincola

ISSN: 1479-5876 (electronic version)

Journal no. 12967

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  • Specialized sections with expert Section Editors and Editorial Boards
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  • Widest possible global dissemination of your research, with more almost 1,5 million article downloads in 2017

One of the world's leading journals in the field of translational research, Journal of Translational Medicine is dedicated to turning fundamental discoveries in the basic and preclinical sciences into improvements in human health.  We are an interdisciplinary journal covering all areas of translational research, including a number of specialised sections with their own expert Section Editors and Editorial Boards. With over 1.4 million article accesses annually, we welcome submissions from across our subject area and pride ourselves on providing swift editorial decisions.  

Related subjects » Biomedical Sciences - Medicine

Impact Factor: 4.197 (2017) * 

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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Journal of Translational Medicine is an open access journal publishing articles focusing on information derived from human experimentation so as to optimise the communication between basic and clinical science.

    The journal covers all areas of translational medicine but also has several specialized sections:

    • Cancer microenvironment - Edited by Davide Bedognetti
    • Cardiovascular, metabolic and lipoprotein translation- Edited by Nehal N. Mehta
    • Cell, tissue and gene therapy - Edited by David Stroncek
    • Clinical translation - Edited by Lana Kandalaft
    • Combination strategies - Edited by Paolo A. Ascierto
    • Computational modelling and Epidemiology- Edited by Michael Liebman and Sabrina Molinaro
    • Disease biomarkers - Edited by Xiangdong Wang
    • Illnesses of Unknown Etiology - Edited by Monica Panelli
    • Immunobiology and immunotherapy - Edited by Alessandra Cesano
    • Immunovirology - Edited by Luigi Buonaguro
    • Medical bioinformatics - Edited by Michele Ceccarelli
    • Neuroscience - Edited by Luis F. Alguacil
    • Nutrition & metabolism - Edited by Laura Soldati
    • Pain, critical care and anesthesia - Edited by Yasin S. Al Makadma
    • Patient-targeted molecular therapies - Edited by Francesco Chiappelli
    • Personalised medicine - Edited by Lotfi Chouchane
    • Translational imaging - Edited by Ravinder Reddy
    • Translational hematology- Edited by Seah H. Lim
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