Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Medicine - Internal Medicine | Respiratory Research

Respiratory Research

Respiratory Research

Editor-in-Chief: J. Lotvall; R.A. Panettieri, Jr.

ISSN: 1465-993X (electronic version)

Journal no. 12931

BioMed Central

Open access BioMed Central
Learn more about the metrics of this journal
  • Leading fully open access journal in the field
  • Engage your community: articles accessed over 190,000 a month
  • Free app available on iTunes and Google Play Store

In the top quartile of respiratory medicine journals worldwide, Respiratory Research sits as one of the leading fully open access journals in its field. Covering all aspects of respiratory medicine and related diseases, the internationally esteemed journal publishes high-quality translational laboratory and clinical research, as well as review and commentary articles. Highly regarded by its authors, the journal is an essential reading for pulmonologists, allergists, immunologists as well as researchers, healthcare workers and medical students.

Related subjects » Internal Medicine

Impact Factor: 3.751 (2017) * 

Journal Citation Reports®

Abstracted/Indexed in 

Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, Medline, PubMedCentral, SCOPUS, EMBASE, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Google Scholar, CAB Abstracts, CNKI, Current Abstracts, DOAJ, EBSCO Academic Search, EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection, EBSCO Discovery Service, EBSCO STM Source, EBSCO TOC Premier, Global Health, Health Reference Center Academic, OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service, Pathway Studio, ProQuest-ExLibris Primo, ProQuest-ExLibris Summon, Reaxys

Read This journal on BioMed Central

For authors and editors

  • Journal Citation Reports®
    2017 Impact Factor
  • 3.751
  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Respiratory Research publishes high-quality clinical and basic research, review and commentary articles on all aspects of respiratory medicine and related diseases.

    As the leading fully open access journal in the field, Respiratory Research provides an essential resource for pulmonologists, allergists, immunologists and other physicians, researchers, healthcare workers and medical students with worldwide dissemination of articles resulting in high visibility and generating international discussion.

    Topics of specific interest include asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cystic fibrosis, genetics, infectious diseases, interstitial lung diseases, lung development, lung tumors, occupational and environmental factors, pulmonary circulation, pulmonary pharmacology and therapeutics, respiratory immunology, respiratory physiology, and sleep-related respiratory problems.

  • Submit Online
  • English Language Editing

    English Language Editing


  • Writing Resources: Training for Authors