Journal of Functional Biomaterials — Open Access Journal

Journal of Functional Biomaterials (ISSN 2079-4983; CODEN: JFBOAD) is an international, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed, open access journal on materials for biomedical use and is published quarterly online by MDPI. Manuscripts can be submitted to [email protected] now.
  • 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) and BIOSIS Previews in Web of Science; also covered in Inspec (IET) and EMBASE (Elsevier). To be added in Scopus from Vol. 9 (2018).
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 20 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 7.0 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 JFB
Functional Engineering and Biomechanical Features of Biomaterials Applied to Dental Practice Guest Editors: Giacomo Risitano, Marco Cicciù
Deadline: 20 December 2018
Special Issue in JFB
Four-dimensional Biofabrication: Stimuli-responsive Mechanisms for Tissue Engineering Guest Editor: Pedro Morouço
Deadline: 31 March 2019
Special Issue in JFB
Innovative Biomaterial Solutions for Translational Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine Guest Editor: Ziyad S. Haidar
Deadline: 30 April 2019
Special Issue in JFB
Functional Biomaterials in Drug Delivery Applications Guest Editors: Francesco Cilurzo, Francesca Selmin
Deadline: 31 May 2019

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in JFB
Breaking Symmetry in Biomaterials Collection Editor: Francesco Puoci
Topical Collection in JFB
Biocements for Medical/Dental Purposes Collection Editor: James Kit-hon Tsoi

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