Brain Sciences

Brain Sciences (ISSN 2076-3425; CODEN: BSRCCS) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on neuroscience published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), PubMed, PMC, Embase, PSYNDEX, CAPlus / SciFinder, and many other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q2 (Neurosciences)
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 16.4 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2020).
  • 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.
Impact Factor: 3.332 (2019)
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Special Issue in Brain Sciences
The Genetics of Alcohol Use Disorder Guest Editor: Julia A. Chester
Deadline: 15 April 2021
Special Issue in Brain Sciences
Studies in Human Performance and Experience: Neuroscience and Functional Brain Imaging Guest Editor: Kurtulus Izzetoglu
Deadline: 30 April 2021
Special Issue in Brain Sciences
Health Disparities in Traumatic Brain Injury Guest Editor: John K. Yue
Deadline: 20 May 2021
Special Issue in Brain Sciences
Pain Assessment in Impaired Cognition Guest Editors: Joukje M. Oosterman, Miriam Kunz
Deadline: 31 May 2021
Topical Collection in Brain Sciences
Collection on Developmental Neuroscience Collection Editor: Mark Burke
Topical Collection in Brain Sciences
Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses Collection on Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Collection Editor: Andrew Clarkson
Topical Collection in Brain Sciences
Collection on Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience Collection Editor: Andrew Clarkson
Topical Collection in Brain Sciences
Collection on Clinical Neuroscience Collection Editor: Pierluigi Zoccolotti
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