Stress Biology aims to be a leading international, vigorously peer-reviewed journal that publishes on the broadest aspects of stress biology.

The journal publishes original high quality research of all aspects of stress biology, including work: 1) providing fundamental insights into the understanding of responses of plants, microorganisms and animals to abiotic and biotic stresses; 2) elucidating mechanisms underlying resistance/tolerance of plants, microorganisms and animals to biotic and abiotic stresses; and 3) using biotechnological and other strategies to improve resistance/tolerance of plants, microorganisms and animals to abiotic and biotic stresses.

The Journal is fully Open Access (OA) yet free of charge to authors. The article-processing charge (APC) is covered by Northwest A&F University.
  1. The journal is focusing on stress biology widely covering plants, animals and microbes.
  2. Invited editorial board members are global experts in plant, animal and microbial stress responses.
  3. Fully Open Access journal with all the APCs covered by Northwest A&F University in 2021-2023.

Journal information

Co-Editor-in-Chief
  • Zhen-Sheng Kang,
  • Jian-Kang Zhu
Publishing model
Open Access. Learn about publishing OA with us

About this journal

Electronic ISSN
2731-0450
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