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Hormones - International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism is an international journal with an international editorial board aiming at providing a forum covering all fields of endocrinology and metabolic disorders such as disruption of glucose homeostasis (diabetes mellitus), impaired homeostasis of plasma lipids (dyslipidemia), the disorder of bone metabolism (osteoporosis), disturbances of endocrine function and reproductive capacity of women and men.

Hormones - International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism particularly encourages clinical, translational and basic science submissions in the areas of endocrine cancers, nutrition, obesity and metabolic disorders, quality of life of endocrine diseases, epidemiology of endocrine and metabolic disorders.

The journal will also aim to constitute a continuously updated educational tool primarily, but not exclusively, for young investigators through its regular publication of reviews by experts in the field.

Hormones - International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism is a quarterly journal publishing articles on all aspects of endocrinology. It was founded in 2002 as the official journal of the Hellenic Endocrinology Society, established in 1964.

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Andrew N. Margioris
Publishing model
Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

Journal metrics

3.419 (2021)
Impact factor
3.417 (2021)
Five year impact factor
13 days
Submission to first decision (Median)
132,631 (2021)
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Electronic ISSN
2520-8721
Print ISSN
1109-3099
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