Why publish with BJBMS?

  • Published since 1998 by the Association of Basic Medical Sciences of FBIH
  • Broad scope and readership: preclinical sciences and translational medicine
  • Renowned international experts in Editorial board
  • Thorough peer review
  • High visibility:
    • Open access
    • Indexed/abstracted/listed in:
      • Science Citation Index Expanded
      • Journal Citation Reports
      • MEDLINE/PubMed
      • PubMed Central 
      • Scopus
      • DOAJ
      • EBSCO
      • PROQUEST
      • Google Scholar
      • HINARI
      • CAS
      • many libraries
  • Thorough and detailed copyediting of accepted articles
  • Highly accessed content: 12 000 visits/month in PubMed Central (May 2017), 4000 visits/month at www.bjbms.org website
  • Fast turnaround:
    • time to first decision: 4 weeks
    • time from acceptance to Advanced online publication: 1 week (if no significant language corrections required)
  • Copyrights: Publisher or Creative Commons (invited articles) or Authors (with additional fee)
  • Impact Factor (JCR/Thomson Reuters):
    • 2016 = 0.906
    • 2015 = 0.652
    • 2014 = 0.443
  • CiteScore (SCOPUS/Elsevier)
    • 2016 = 0.94
    • 2015 = 0.78
    • 2014 = 0.59
  • Journal's Blog (started January 2017): https://blog.bjbms.org
    • Publishes non-technical author's summaries for media and wide non-expert audience to promote author's findings and research
    • Publishes interviews with experts
    • Publishes commentaries