Egyptian Knowledge Bank (EKB) Journals

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Our Egyptian Journals

Welcome to our collection of journals published in partnership with the Egyptian Knowledge Bank (EKB) under our open access SpringerOpen brand.  All research is free to read and published with no barriers. The journals are supported through an agreement between with the Specialized Presidential Council for Education and Scientific Research (Government of Egypt), therefore author-payable article-processing charges do not apply. We publish articles from journals in a wide range of disciplines and topics in the life sciences, biomedicine and clinical medicine, physical and applied sciences, mathematics, and social science. These include but are not limited to; zoology, neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, mathematics, public health, forensic science, anesthesiology. 

Explore the journals below and be sure to stay up-to-date with the latest news and upcoming journal launches in 2019.

The Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology

© SpringerThe Journal of Basic and Applied Zoology (JOBAZ) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal.
JOBAZ is affiliated with the Egyptian Society for Biosciences Advancement and published by Springer Nature. The journal has five sections:

  • Physiology and Ecology, which publishes original articles concerned with the study of the different physiological processes such as circulation, excretion, endocrinology, neurobiology, enzymology, nutrition, metabolism, immunology, as well as mechanisms of toxicity, regulatory mechanisms, and ecological physiology
  • Vertebrate Anatomy and Embryology, which publishes studies that deal with adaptational mechanisms and evolutionary principles of development, molecular taxonomy and teratogenicity, as well as biodiversity and fish biology
  • Cell Biology and Genetics, which covers studies in molecular cell biology, genetics, and epigenetics, as well as cancer biology
  • Invertebrates and Parasitology, which publishes articles in advanced researches in both fields of invertebrates, parasitology, and related subjects
  • Entomology, which covers all fields of entomological research from the basic and experimental to the applied

The Cardiothoracic Surgeon

© SpringerThe Cardiothoracic Surgeon (CTS) aims to publish high-quality reports documenting progress in cardiothoracic surgery. It is an international journal which accepts submissions from countries across the world. It aims to provide a forum for cardiothoracic surgeons, cardiologists, chest physicians and allied health professionals to share their knowledge and expertise in the area. The journal provides a reliable platform for professionals working in cardiology to share their experiences, which will ultimately lead to improving patient care.

  • Official journal of the Egyptian Society of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

  • Publishing premium scientific reports.

The Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery

© SpringerThe Egyptian Journal of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery, the official publication of the Egyptian Society of Neurology, Psychiatry and Neurosurgery (ESNPN), is a peer-reviewed, open access journal publishing articles in the field of clinical neurosciences, including neurology, psychiatry and neurosurgery. The journal presents cutting edge research on technical and clinical studies of health, ethical and social issues in the field of clinical neurosciences.

The Egyptian Heart Journal

© SpringerThe Egyptian Heart Journal aims to publish the highest quality material, both clinical and scientific that explores all aspects of cardiovascular medicine. The journal welcomes articles related to research findings, technical evaluations, and reviews. It aids to provide a forum for the exchange of information on all aspects of cardiovascular medicine, including educational issues. As an open access journal, individuals can effortlessly approach the material on a global scale, expanding its reach and visibility.

  • Official journal of the Egyptian Society of Cardiology

  • Broad scope exploring all aspects of cardiovascular medicine

  • High visibility due to unrestricted open access

Journal of the Egyptian Public Health Association

© SpringerAs the official journal of the Egyptian Public Health Association, Journal of The Egyptian Public Health Association (JEPHA) is devoted to publishing high quality public health research that represents all personnel working in public health in Egypt. The journal has links to consultants in different health organizations and offers articles high visibility through its diverse readership and inclusion in multiple indexing services. Research published within this public health journal focuses on Egyptian strategic health priorities and targets decision makers. Furthermore, studies which address major public health problems and emerging issues often serve as the baseline epidemiological data for planning relevant preventive and control measures.

  • Publishes research that bridges the gap between public health research and practice
  • Indexed in PubMed, Scopus, WoS Emerging Sources Citation index, and many others
  • Journal of The Egyptian Public Health Association is one of the few Egyptian journals indexed in PubMed since 1946

Journal of the Egyptian Mathematical Society

© SpringerJournal of the Egyptian Mathematical Society (JOEMS) publishes refereed, original research articles that describe the latest research and developments in the areas of pure and applied mathematics. A broad-based journal covering mathematics and interdisciplinary research, the journal provides a forum for active researchers in mathematics and workers in more applied areas. 

  • Publishes high-quality work, with constructive peer review provided by expert referees
  • Open access, with increased reach and visibility for authors
  • Support for research data, including large and complex data types

Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery

© SpringerEgyptian Journal of Neurosurgery (EJNS), the official publication of the Egyptian Society of Neurological Surgeons, is a peer-reviewed, open access online journal publishing articles in the field of the neurosciences. The journal explores theories and techniques related to the neurosciences and practice of contemporary neurosurgery. Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery strives for the regional and international coverage and exchange of knowledge in the African continent as well as internationally, in order to standardize the practice of neurosurgery, improve the level of performance and enhance scientific research in the field.

Egyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences

© SpringerEgyptian Journal of Forensic Sciences, the official publication of The International Association of Law and Forensic Sciences (IALFS), is an open access journal that publishes articles in the forensic sciences, pathology and clinical forensic medicine and its related specialities. The open access journal carries classic reviews, case studies, original research, hypotheses and learning points, offering critical analysis and scientific appraisal.

  • Thorough peer review by experienced researchers in your field
  • Gold Open Access which fosters wider collaboration and increased citations 
  • Fast, convenient online submission

Egyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control

© SpringerEgyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control is a periodic scientific journal published by the Egyptian Society for Biological Control of Pests (ESBCP) in collaboration with Springer Nature. The open access journal distributes internationally peer-reviewed, high-quality research articles in the field of biological and integrated pest control (non-chemical control). The journal publishes review articles, original papers, conference reports, book reviews, editorials, laboratory reports, technical notes and short communications.

  • Rapid publication on acceptance
  • Support for research data, including large and complex data types 
  • Gold Open Access which fosters wider collaboration and increased citations 

Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine

© SpringerThe Egyptian Journal of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine is an international, open access journal bringing original research, editorials and review articles on all aspects of diagnostic imaging. Through publication of high quality content, we aim to inform efficient, appropriate and evidence-based imaging practice to the benefit of patients regionally and worldwide.

  • Official journal of the Egyptian Society of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
  • Multidisciplinary journal covering all aspects of diagnostic imaging
  • High visibility due to unrestricted open access

Egyptian Journal of Medical Human Genetics

© SpringerEJMHG publishes high quality global research, specifically valuing advances in next generation sequencing technologies. As the official publication of the Egyptian Society of Human Genetics, affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine at Ain Shams University, the journal publishes original research articles with new methodologies. Researchers are welcomed to feature new treatment options for genetic diseases, with a particular interest in the drug development of enzymes and gene targeted therapies. Descriptions of rare case reports are also valued in aiding physicians in the diagnosis of difficult genetic cases. Information relating to rare cases are acknowledged in review articles and meta-analysis studies. The journal appreciates these practical advances in the molecular diagnosis of human disease and aims to provide a global aid in diagnosing challenging genetic cases.

Egyptian Pediatric Association Gazette

© SpringerThe Egyptian Pediatric Association Gazette aims to publish high-quality research documenting current and emerging developments in the field of pediatrics and pediatric surgery. It is an international journal aimed at pediatric professionals, pediatric surgeons and other healthcare professionals who specialize in child health and child care. It provides a forum for specialists in the field to share their knowledge and expertise with others in the industry.

  • Official journal of the Egyptian Pediatric Association, covering multidisciplinary areas

Bulletin of the National Research Centre

© SpringerBulletin of the National Research Centre is a peer-reviewed, open access, multidisciplinary journal, designed for the wide dissemination of practical research in different scientific fields to a worldwide audience. The journal is dedicated to advances in science and the practice of different fields of science, through the rapid publication of high quality research. The journal welcomes systematic reviews, meta-analysis and technological reports, as well as perspectives on all disciplines of all speciality of science. As a multidisciplinary journal, the journal’s scope encompasses a wide range of scientific fields, including but not limited to, biotechnology, agriculture, and environmental science.

Beni-Suef University Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

© SpringerBeni-Suef University Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences (BJBAS) is the official journal of the Beni-Suef University, covering all aspects of basic and applied science. Articles published will be available under the open access platform to encourage high visibility. The journal has gained global recognition through its submissions; contributing towards the latest innovations and advancements within basic and applied science. This journal inspires partnership between researchers in multiple fields and provide cross-disciplinary dissemination of findings.

  • All articles are open access: universally accessible online without charge
  • Official journal of the Beni-Suef University
  • Peer reviewed by a panel of respected experts in their field

Ain-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology

© SpringerAin-Shams Journal of Anesthesiology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that encompasses all aspects of technical and clinical studies within the fields of anesthesiology, intensive and critical care management, trauma, and pain management. The open access journal explores efficacy and comparative studies, and includes health-related, ethical, and social issues associated with the subject; articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

  • Official publication of Ain-Shams University
  • Open access with no publication costs
  • Widest possible dissemination of your research

Future Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences

© SpringerFuture Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (FJPS) publishes original and high-quality research articles, review articles and case studies on all aspects of the pharmaceutical sciences and technologies, pharmacy practice and related clinical aspects, and pharmacy education. The journal is aimed at pharmacists and other healthcare professionals with interests in pharmaceutical sciences, education as well as clinical studies, with a strong emphasis on originality and scientific quality.

  • Official journal of the Future University in Egypt
  • Open access journal, publishing high quality and original research

Middle East Fertility Society Journal

© SpringerMiddle East Fertility Society Journal publishes peer-reviewed papers reporting original research, on scientific and clinical aspects of reproductive physiology and pathology, reproductive endocrinology and endocrine therapies. The journal highlights a wide range of research topics in the important and rapidly-developing areas of reproductive medicine. All articles are published open access, covering the regions of the Middle East, Africa and Asian countries.

  • Official journal of the Middle East Fertility Society
  • Broad scope covering all aspects of reproductive medicine
  • High visibility due to unrestricted open access

Middle East Current Psychiatry

© SpringerAs a respected journal in the Middle East, the Middle East Current Psychiatry (MECP) publishes high-quality, scientific articles, from experimental to clinical settings in psychiatry. The journal is peer-reviewed by experienced international referees and publishes articles under the open access platform to optimize visibility and accessibility. As the official publication of the Okasha Institute of Psychiatry, Ain Shams University, the journal presents cutting edge research in psychiatry and welcomes debate articles, reviews, case reports, commentaries and original articles, especially those that bring new knowledge or extend the present understanding of mental disorders. 

  • MECP is a psychiatric scientific gateway, bridging communication to and from the Middle East
  • Official journal of The Okasha Institute, Ain Shams University 
  • Covers the entire array clinical and experimental fields of Psychiatry

Egyptian Liver Journal

© SpringerEgyptian Liver Journal is dedicated to publishing the latest clinical, basic and epidemiological research that explore all aspects of liver conditions. As the official publication of the National Liver Institute (NLI) and Society of Friends of Liver Patients in the Arab World (SLPAW), the journal aims to create a gateway of information that will be globally accessible through its open access platform. The journal invites academics and clinicians to submit high quality case reports, editorials, research, meeting reports and reviews that investigate the experimental and clinical topics in hepatology. 

  • Open access journal, publishing high quality and original research
  • Fast, convenient online submission
  • Thorough peer review by experienced researchers in your field

Journal of the Egyptian National Cancer Institute

© SpringerJournal of the Egyptian National Cancer Institute (JENCI) provides rapid and efficient peer-review publications on innovative cancer treatments, experimental, or translational work related to oncology and precision medicine. This includes a focus on precancerous factors and lesions; advanced research in the field of precision oncology (e.g. genetic and molecular studies); as well as early detection, cancer prevention and treatment.

With a distinguished international editorial board of experts who are leaders in their fields, the Journal of the Egyptian National Cancer Institute (JENCI) aims at delivering the best communication on the fast moving, and continually evolving, global oncology landscape.

  • Rapid publication on acceptance
  • Support for research data, including large and complex data types 
  • Gold Open Access which fosters wider collaboration and increased citations 

Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology 

© SpringerJournal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology (JESIT) is the official open access journal of the Electronics Research Institute (ERI). It aims to be the global voice and publication resource for universities, research institutions and companies. Serving the community, JESIT will help spread the word about planned workshops as well as industry conferences for upcoming and experienced professionals. Publications of original research, literature reviews, and editorials represent the latest approaches in the fields of electronics, automation and computer science.

  • International journal covering the scope of "Electrical Systems and Information Technology”
  • Publishing high-quality open access articles on new developments of Electrical Systems and Information Technology
  • Global reach, with authors from over 100+ countries

Journal of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

© SpringerJournal of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology is international, open access journal. Publishing in the journal guarantees wide outreach for your research, meaning that research is made available to experts and professionals. The journal is aimed at experts who specialize in genetic engineering, including plant and animal genetics, as well as biotechnology, including microbial and medical. 

  • Official journal of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology
  • Open access journal specializing in genetic engineering and biotechnology
  • Thorough peer review by experienced researchers in your field

Future Business Journal

© SpringerFuture Business Journal (FBUJ) is an international journal publishing original research on all aspects of business, including management, accounting, economics, management information systems and finance. It accepts and publishes articles on local, regional and international levels and features the work of business researchers from Arab countries as well as countries from across the world. The journal is establishing its presence as a leading business journal aimed at business academics and practitioners by publishing regionally based business articles as well as articles with an international scope. 

  • Official journal of the Future University in Egypt
  • Open access, peer-reviewed journal covering multidisciplinary areas
  • Fast, convenient online submission

Annals of Pediatric Surgery

© SpringerAnnals of Pediatric Surgery (AOPS) was launched in 2005, with a clear vision to be recognized as one of the outstanding international pediatric surgical journals. The journal is open access and effectively peer reviewed to aid in publications of high-quality research. The editorial board includes the most renowned pediatric surgeons in the Middle East, Africa and Europe. The journal receives manuscripts from various regions of the world including Middle East, Asia, Africa, Europe and North & Latin America.

  • Publishes quality research from all over the globe
  • Open access journal
  • High quality peer review reports conducted

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