About Pharmaceutics


Pharmaceutics (ISSN 1999-4923) is an open access journal which provides an advanced forum for the science and technology of pharmaceutics and biopharmaceutics. Covered topics include pharmaceutical formulation, process development, drug delivery, pharmacokinetics, biopharmaceutics, pharmacogenetics, and interdisciplinary research involving, but not limited to, engineering, biomedical sciences, and cell biology. Our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental results and theoretical assumptions in as much detail as possible. There is no restriction on the maximum length of the papers. The full experimental details must be provided so that the results can be reproduced. In addition, this journal presents the following unique features:

  • Manuscripts regarding research proposals and research ideas will be particularly welcomed
  • Computed data or files regarding the full details of the experimental procedures can be deposited as supplementary material if it is not possible to published them in the Material and Methods section, as usual
  • We also accept manuscripts addressed to a broader audience, regarding research projects financed by public funds

Subject Areas

  • pharmaceutical formulation
  • delivery and controlled-release systems for drugs, vaccines, and biopharmaceuticals
  • pharmaceutical process, engineering, biotechnology, and nanotechnology
  • devices, cells, molecular biology, and materials science related to drugs and drug delivery
  • pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics
  • biopharmaceutics
  • nanomedicine
  • drug targeting
  • drug design
  • pharmacokinetics, toxicokinetics
    • effects of the body on drugs (absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion)
    • pharmacokinetic analysis
  • pharmacodynamics
    • physiological and biochemical effects of drugs on the body
    • drug–receptor interactions

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