The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine is a PubMed-indexed, open access, quarterly journal edited by Yale biomedical faculty and students and peer reviewed by an extensive network of experts in the fields of biology and medicine. The journal aims to showcase outstanding research articles from all areas of biology and medicine, publish significant case reviews, and provide both perspectives on personal experiences in medicine and reviews of the current state of biology and medicine.
YJBM received a Scopus CiteScore of 1.81 for the year 2015. To calculate this score, Scopus compiles the number of citations received in 2015 to documents published in 2012, 2013, and 2014, and divides this by the number of documents of all types published by the journal in 2012, 2013, and 2014. YJBM's CiteScore Percentile is 86th, which means that YJBM is in the top 14% of medical journals. We have applied to be reviewed by Thomson Reuters for Journal Impact Factor rankings, but have not yet been assigned an Impact Factor.
We welcome high-quality submissions that may be of interest to biological and medical communities. For information on how to submit a manuscript for publication, please see the For Authors section.
YJBM is available on PubMed Central and is an open-access publication. All publication costs are covered by the journal.