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Author benefits for publishing in Pharmaceutical Fronts:
- Article Processing Charge (APC) is waived for the years 2022 and 2023
- Fair, constructive, and timely peer-review
- At initial submission, authors can submit articles in the format of their choice
- Speedy publication (2-3 weeks for the First Decision; 7-8 weeks for the Final Decision)
- The chance to win our “Outstanding Article Award” with a certificate
- Maximizing the visibility of authors’ contributions and research teams
Pharmaceutical Fronts is a peer-reviewed international journal based on an Open Access model. It publishes original manuscripts reporting on the latest breakthroughs in pharmaceutical development across all relevant scientific and engineering disciplines. It is affiliated to the Chinese Journal of Pharmaceuticals (EI Compendex), which was founded in 1970, sponsored by the Shanghai Institute of Pharmaceutical Industry, Chinese Pharmaceutical Association and China Pharmaceutical Industry Association, and now tops the list of all Chinese periodicals in pharmaceutical sciences.
The journal is associated with the China State Institute of Pharmaceutical Industry (CSIPI) and the China National Pharmaceutical Industry Information Center (PHIIC). CSIPI is a subsidiary of China National Pharmaceutical Group Co., Ltd. (Sinopharm), a large healthcare group directly under the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC) of the State Council; and takes a leading position in pharmaceutical research in China. PHIIC was established in 1958 and has served state-owned and private companies with its leading research and development capabilities. PHIIC also provides a unique platform to experts for academic exchange in the related fields.
The journal is dedicated to delivering the readers with experience in innovative manuscript acquisition and review process focusing on information novelty, reliability, and applicability. The journal highlights “Pharmaceutical Processes” that promote safe, environmentally friendly, and economical manufacturing in the pharmaceutical industry. It also reports cutting edge scientific developments relevant to the industrial applications. The journal covers a broad range of original reports in medicinal chemistry, process development, and technological innovations for both experimental and production settings. It provides an advanced forum to the global scientific and industrial community in the quest for better medicines and better approaches to preparing such medicines for diseases at industrial scales.
The journal is published by Thieme 4 times a year and includes original research articles as well as high quality review articles, commentaries, and short communications in the following areas:
- Drug & Synthesis Technology
- Asymmetric Catalysis and Green Chemistry
- Medicinal Chemistry
- Pharmaceutical Sciences and Formulation Technology
- Analytical Sciences
- Engineering Innovations
- Process Safety and Regulatory Sciences
Acceptance of the manuscripts is based on the originality, importance in the field of pharmaceutical industry, scientific rigor, and clarity of the presentation. The journal requests that authors follow the ICMJE (International Committee of Medical Journal Editors) recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly work in Medical Journals. More information can be found at: http://www.icmje.org.
Authors are invited to contact the Editor-in-Chief prior to submission if they are in doubt of whether their work falls within the general scope of the journal. In this case, please send an abstract or a detailed summary to the Editorial Office of Pharmaceutical Fronts by e-mail at: Zhangll_ea_pharm@126.com; firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Open Access Copyright
All Pharmaceutical Fronts articles are published under the Creative Commons license CC BY (Attribution). Articles published by Pharmaceutical Fronts are fully Open Access: immediately available for free to read, download and share. Article Processing Charge (APC) may be applicable after 2023.
Abstracting and indexing:
DOAJ, EBSCO, ProQuest