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Science Translational Medicine

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Duration first review round 2.2 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 7.8 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection 3 days compare →
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Average number of review reports 2.7 compare →
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Quality of review reports 3.0 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 2.5 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 2.3 (range 0-5) compare →

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Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
51
Articles published last year
230
Manuscripts received last year
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% accepted last year
n/a
% immediately rejected last year
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Open access status
no
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
16.71
Disciplines: Medicine

Aims and Scope

Science Translational Medicine publishes original, peer-reviewed, science-based research articles that promote human health by providing a forum for communication and cross-fertilization among basic, translational, and clinical research practitioners. Content covers all relevant established and emerging disciplines, including: cardiovascular disease, immunology/vaccines, metabolism/diabetes/obesity, neuroscience/neurology/psychiatry, cancer, infectious diseases, policy, behavior, bioengineering, chemical genomics/drug discovery, imaging, applied physical sciences, medical nanotechnology, drug delivery, biomarkers, gene therapy/regenerative medicine, toxicology and pharmacokinetics, data mining, cell culture, animal and human studies, medical informatics, and other interdisciplinary approac