Metabolites — Open Access Journal of Metabolism & Metabolomics

Metabolites (ISSN 2218-1989; CODEN: METALU) is a peer-reviewed open access journal of metabolism and metabolomics, 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, EMBASE (Elsevier) and Scopus. Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • CiteScore 2017 (Scopus): 3.35, which equals rank 47/209 (Q1) in the category 'Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism', 103/398 (Q2) in 'Biochemistry' and 127/367 (Q2) in 'Molecular Biology'.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 15 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.38 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • 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 Metabolites
Pathway Mapping Guest Editors: Thusitha Rupasinghe, Darren J. Creek
Deadline: 31 July 2018
Special Issue in Metabolites
Natural Products Metabolomics Guest Editor: Gustavo Zuñiga
Deadline: 17 August 2018
Special Issue in Metabolites
Mass Spectrometry-Based Metabolomics and Its Applications Guest Editor: Zhentian Lei
Deadline: 31 August 2018
Special Issue in Metabolites
Carbonic Anhydrases and Metabolism Guest Editor: Claudiu T. Supuran
Deadline: 30 September 2018

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