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Molecules — Open Access Journal

Molecules (ISSN 1420-3049; CODEN: MOLEFW) is the leading international peer-reviewed open access journal of chemistry. Molecules is published monthly online by MDPI. The International Society of Nucleosides, Nucleotides & Nucleic Acids (IS3NA), The Spanish Society of Medicinal Chemistry (SEQT) is affiliated with Molecules and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges. The Swiss Chemical Society (SCS) is a partner of Molecules and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), MEDLINE (PubMed), Scopus and other databases.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 14 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.9 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.
  • Testimonials: See what our authors say about Molecules.
  • Sections: published in fifteen topical sections.

Impact Factor: 3.098 (2017) ; 5-Year Impact Factor: 3.268 (2017)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Molecules
G-Quadruplex Ligands and Cancer Guest Editor: Danzhou Yang
Deadline: 15 November 2018
Special Issue in Molecules
Recent Development on the New Applications of Aminoglycosides Guest Editor: Tom Chang
Deadline: 30 November 2018
Special Issue in Molecules
Fabulous Fluorine in Organic and Medicinal Chemistry Guest Editor: Norio Shibata
Deadline: 15 December 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Molecules
Bioactive Compounds Collection Editors: Isabel C.F.R. Ferreira, Nancy D. Turner
Topical Collection in Molecules
Natural Products as Leads or Drugs against Neglected Tropical Diseases Collection Editor: Thomas J. Schmidt
Topical Collection in Molecules
Novel Drug Candidates for Anticancer Therapy: Design, Preliminary Evaluations, and Further Developments Collection Editors: Jean Jacques Vanden Eynde, Annie Mayence
Topical Collection in Molecules
Advances in Carbohydrate Chemistry Collection Editors: Vito Ferro, Trinidad Velasco-Torrijos

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