Aims and Scope

Clinical Science is a multi-disciplinary journal at the interface of clinical research and discovery science, publishing pre-clinical and clinical-based research addressing the biology of human health and disease.

Its international Editorial Board is charged with selecting original papers of high scientific merit covering the broad spectrum of biomedical specialities including, although not exclusively, the cardiovascular system, cerebrovascular system, gastrointestinal tract and liver, genetics and functional genomics, infection and immunity, inflammation and oncology, metabolism, endocrinology and nutrition, nephrology and circulation, respiratory system and vascular biology.

The journal also features accelerated publications, review articles, hypotheses, invited commentaries and scientific correspondence on recently published papers appearing in the journal.

Top Quartile Journal in the Medicine (Research & Experimental) category: ranked 14 out of 122
  • Impact Factor up: 5.629
  • Immediacy Index: 1.921
  • Long Cited-Half Life: 9.4 years*

* 2013 Journal Citation Reports (Thomson Reuters, 2014)