The Journal of Artificial Organs introduces to colleagues worldwide a broad spectrum of important new achievements in the field of artificial organs, ranging from fundamental research to clinical applications. The scope of the Journal of Artificial Organs encompasses to blood purification, cardiovascular intervention, biomaterials, and artificial metabolic organs. Additionally, the journal covers technical and industrial innovations.

This is the official journal of the Japanese Society for Artificial Organs.

  • Introduces a range of new achievement in the field of artificial organs
  • Includes blood purification, cardiovascular intervention, biomaterials, artificial metabolic organs and more
  • Official Journal of the Japanese Society for Artificial Organs

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  • Yoshiki Sawa
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1.519 (2018)
Impact factor
1.328 (2018)
Five year impact factor
45 days
Submission to first decision
132 days
Submission to acceptance
43,200 (2018)

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