About Medical Sciences


Medical Sciences (ISSN 2076-3271) is an international open access scientific journal, providing a platform for advances in basic, translational and clinical research. The journal aims to publish original research, review articles, short communications and case reports about molecular and cellular processes in disease, in order to increase understanding of the fundamental principles and biological questions of medicine. Researches in academic and clinical settings as well as health professionals are encouraged to publish their theoretical and experimental results in this journal, which aims to integrate expertise from the molecular and translational sciences, therapeutics, and diagnostics in different medical specialties.


  • Pathogenesis of disease
  • Translational research
  • Laboratory and animal investigation
  • Pharmacology
  • Clinical medicine
  • Epidemiologic studies
  • Health improvement strategies

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Medical Sciences is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.

Book Reviews

Authors and publishers are encouraged to send review copies of their recent related books to the following address. Received books will be listed as Books Received within the journal's News & Announcements section.

St. Alban-Anlage 66
CH-4052 Basel
E-mail: support@mdpi.com

Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Medical Sciences will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2016 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


Reprints may be ordered. Please contact publisher@mdpi.com for more information on how to order reprints.

Announcement and Advertisement

Announcements regarding academic activities such as conferences are published for free. Advertisement can be either published or placed on the pertinent website. Contact e-mail address is medsci@mdpi.com.

Editorial Office

Dr. Cristina Sáez
Managing Editor
MDPI Barcelona office, Avenida Madrid, 95, 08028 Barcelona, Spain

For further MDPI contacts, see here.

Journal Contact

Medical Sciences Editorial Office
St. Alban-Anlage 66, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34
Fax: +41 61 302 89 18
Editorial Board
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