Biosensors — Open Access Journal

Biosensors (ISSN 2079-6374; CODEN: BIOSHU) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal on the technology and science of biosensors published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science) from Vol. 6, as well as Inspec (IET) and Scopus. Citations available in MEDLINE (PubMed), full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • CiteScore 2017 (Scopus): 3.59, which equals rank 20/119 (Q1) in 'Clinical Biochemistry'.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 19 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.5 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Biosensors
Smart Biomedical Sensors Guest Editor: Laurent Francis
Deadline: 30 June 2018
Special Issue in Biosensors
Food Safety and Quality Monitoring Guest Editors: Carmen L. Gomes, Eric S. McLamore
Deadline: 15 July 2018
Special Issue in Biosensors
Acoustic Wave Sensors for Biosensing Applications Guest Editor: Uwe Schnakenberg
Deadline: 31 July 2018
Special Issue in Biosensors
Implantable Biosensors for in vivo Detection and Measurement Guest Editors: Michael Thompson, Simon C. Cork
Deadline: 15 August 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Biosensors
Raman and IR Spectroscopic Sensing Collection Editor: Torsten Frosch

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