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Asian Biomedicine: Research, Reviews and News (ISSN 1905-7415 print; 1875-855X online) is published in one volume (of 6 bimonthly issues) a year since 2007. Asian Biomedicine (U.S. National Library of Medicine and ISO title abbreviation: Asian Biomed (Res Rev News)) is an international peer-reviewed journal covered by Clarivate Science Citation Index Expanded, Web of Science Core Collection (formerly the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) Web of Knowledge), InCites Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics; originally ISI, previously Thomson Reuters), and is supported by the Commission on Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Thailand, with editorial offices at the Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok. It is intended to serve the biomedical and health sciences community of the entire Asian region and is published in cooperation with Sciendo (www.sciendo.com) a De Gruyter company (www.degruyter.com) devoted to academic publication and services, with offices at De Gruyter Poland Sp. in Warsaw.

The content of the journal is open to full access by all online without charge. No submission, or article processing or page charges (APCs) are levied on authors or their institutions. Asian Biomedicine will bear the cost of publication of articles, but will publish color Figures at its discretion.

Asian Biomedicine is an international, general medical and biomedical journal that aims to publish original peer-reviewed contributions dealing with various topics in the biomedical and health sciences from basic experimental to clinical aspects. The work and authorship must be strongly affiliated with a country in Asia, or with specific importance and relevance to the Asian region. The Journal will publish reviews, original experimental studies, observational studies, technical and clinical (case) reports, practice guidelines, historical perspectives of Asian biomedicine, clinicopathological conferences, and commentaries

Asian biomedicine is intended for a broad and international audience, primarily those in the health professions including researchers, physician practitioners, basic medical scientists, dentists, educators, administrators, those in the assistive professions, such as nurses, and the many types of allied health professionals in research and health care delivery systems including those in training.

Rejection Rate

  • 75%

Similarity Check Plagiarism Screening System

The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

Detailed description of the Similarity Check System can be found at:
www.crossref.org/services/similarity-check/

Abstracting & Indexing

Asian Biomedicine is covered by the following services:

  • Baidu Scholar
  • CABI (over 50 subsections)
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) - CAplus
  • Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) - SciFinder
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • CNPIEC - cnpLINKer
  • Dimensions
  • EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Google Scholar
  • J-Gate
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition
  • JournalGuide
  • JournalTOCs
  • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
  • MyScienceWork
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • Publons
  • QOAM (Quality Open Access Market)
  • ReadCube
  • SCImago (SJR)
  • SCOPUS
  • Semantic Scholar
  • Summon (ProQuest)
  • TDNet
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WanFang Data
  • Web of Science - Science Citation Index Expanded
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

The Editors of Asian Biomedicine require authors to be in compliance with the recommendations of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) for the conduct and reporting of scholarly work in medical journals. The current recommendations (December 2018 at printing) are available at www.icmje.org.

The Editors of Asian Biomedicine adhere to principles of research integrity and aim to avoid any type of scientific misconduct, such as fabrication, falsification, plagiarism, redundant publication, and authorship problems. All submitted manuscripts are checked for potential plagiarism of all types, including patchwork plagiarism, using specialist software including iThenticate, and are reviewed by an editor responsible for publication integrity. In resolving any potential scientific misconduct, Asian Biomedicine follows international standards, guidelines, and flowcharts provided by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) (available at: publicationethics.org/ resources), the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS), the World Association of Medical Editors (WAME) (www.wame.org/about/recommendations-on-publication-ethicspolicie), and the Council of Science Editors (www.councilscienceeditors.org/resource-library/editorial-policies/).

Asian Biomedicine gives equal consideration to every carefully performed study investigating an important question within the scope of the Journal, whether the results are negative or positive.

The Guide for Authors is revised periodically by the Editors as needed, and includes our ethical and policy guidelines. Authors should consult a recent issue of the Journal or visit the link for the latest version of these guidelines. Any manuscript not prepared according to these guidelines may be returned to the author(s) for revision without review.

All submissions must be made online via the Editorial Manager (www.editorialmanager.com/abm/Default.aspx) submission system. A tutorial is found by clicking the Instructions for Authors button on the Editorial Manager home page. In case of any technical problems, please contact the Editorial Office of Asian Biomedicine at abmjournal@chula.ac.th

Editor-in-Chief
Chitr Sitthi-amorn, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Coeditor-in-Chief
Robin James Storer, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Managing Editor
Sunitra Pakinsee, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Co Editors
Sittisak Honsawek, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Alain Jacquet, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Weerapan Khovidhunkit, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Assistant Editors
Issarang Nuchprayoon, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Amornpun Sereemaspun, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Sira Sriswasdi, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Editorial Advisory Board
Shu Chien, Institute for Engineering Medicine, Jacobs School of Engineering, University of California, USA
Sootiporn Chittmittrapap, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Robert E. Dedmon, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
Prasit Futrakul, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Pirom Kamolratanakul, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Pinit Kullavanijaya, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Hideyuki Niimi, National Cardiovascular Center Research Institute, Japan
Yong Poovorawan, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Danielle Rice, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, McGill University, Canada
Samruay Shuangshoti, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Editors
Stephen J. Atwood, School of Global Studies, Thammasat University, Thailand
Parvapan Bhattarakosol, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Wanpen Chaicumpa, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand
James CM Chan, Tufts University School of Medicine, USA
Navapun Charuruks, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Nipon Chattipakorn, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Thailand
Vilai Chentanez, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Somchai Eiam-ong, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Vincenzo Eusebi, University of Bologna, Italy
Suthat Fucharoen, Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Mahidol University, Thailand
Joel Gelernter, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Jing-Yang Han, Tasly Microcirculation Research Center, Peking University, China
Thiravat Hemachudha, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Virginia H. Huxley, University of Missouri School of Medicine, USA
B. A. Khalid, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Malaysia
Jiraporn Laothamatas, Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand
Asada Leelahavanichkul, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Dennis Y. M. Lo, Department of Chemical Pathology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Naomichi Matsumoto, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Gregor Mikuz, Institute of Pathology, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
Mary Elizabeth Miranda, Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Philippines
Apiwat Mutirangura, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Boonsong Ongphiphad-hanakul, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand
Suthiluk Patumraj, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Lisa C. Ranford-Cartwright, Institute of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK
Kiat Ruxrungtham, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Naseem Salahuddin, The Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
Pichet Sampatanukul, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Vorasuk Shotelersuk, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Anan Srikiatkhachorn, Faculty of Medicine, King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand
Suvit Sriussadaporn, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Makoto Suematsu, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Yasuhiko Tabata, Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences, Kyoto University, Japan
Yuen Tannirandorn, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Pyatat Tatsanavivat, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Paul Scott Thorner, Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Canada
Rachanee Udomsangpetch, Faculty of Medical Technology, Mahidol University, Thailand
Pakit Vichyanond, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand
Sirenda Vong, Institut Pasteur-Cambodia, Cambodia
Thewarug Werawatganon, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Henry Wilde, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Zhi-yi Xu, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea

Statistical Editors
Yuda Chongpison, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Cameron Hurst, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Stephen Kerr, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Board of management
Wacharasindhu Suttipong, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Vorasuk Shotelersuk, Associate Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Supatporn Tepmongkol, Assistant Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Pawinee Rerknimitr, Assistant Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Contact
abmjournal@chula.ac.th

Publisher
De Gruyter Poland
Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

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Impact Factor
IMPACT FACTOR 2018: 0.2
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 0.293

CiteScore 2018: 0.30

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2018: 0.172
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2018: 0.237

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