International Journal of Neonatal Screening — Open Access Journal

International Journal of Neonatal Screening (ISSN 2409-515X) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal on neonatal screening and neonatal medicine. It is the official journal of the International Society for Neonatal Screening (ISNS) published quarterly online by MDPI. IJNS is also the official journal of the German Society for Neonatal Screening (DGNS), which is an affiliated society to the journal. 
  • Open Access -free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: Covered in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) in Web of Science. Indexed in Scopus (2018 CiteScore: 1.07).
  • Case reports: this journal publishes a section with well prepared case reports.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 16.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2019).
  • 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 Issue in IJNS
Newborn Screening and Follow-Up Diagnostic Testing for Krabbe Disease Guest Editors: Joseph Orsini, Michele Caggana
Deadline: 29 June 2020
Special Issue in IJNS
Neonatal Screening for Mucopolysaccharidoses Guest Editors: Alberto Burlina, Barbara K. Burton, Roberto Giugliani
Deadline: 31 August 2020
Special Issue in IJNS
Ethical and Psychosocial Aspects of Genomics in the Neonatal Period Guest Editors: Lynn Wein Bush, Olaf Bodamer
Deadline: 30 September 2020
Special Issue in IJNS
History, Present and Future of Neonatal Screening Guest Editors: Veronica Wiley, R. Rodney Howell, Peter C.J.I. Schielen
Deadline: 31 December 2020
Topical Collection in IJNS
Feature Papers in Newborn Screening Collection Editors: Ralph Fingerhut, Peter C.J.I. Schielen, Can Ficicioglu, Fred Lorey
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