About Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease


The Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease (ISSN 2308-3425) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal, which publishes research articles, review papers and communications on cardiovascular development as well as congenital and acquired heart disease. Scientists are encouraged to publish their experimental, theoretical, and descriptive studies and observations in as much detail as possible. There is no restriction on the maximum length of the papers.

Subject Areas

Subject areas include, but are not restricted to:

  • Gene regulation
  • Morphology
  • Cardiovascular anatomy
  • Cardiac physiology
  • Vascular biology
  • Gene patterns
  • Imaging techniques
  • Cardiac regeneration
  • Case studies
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Conduction system and arrhythmias
  • Animal models for cardiovascular diseases
  • Biophysics
  • Genetics

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