Vaccines — Open Access Journal

Vaccines (ISSN 2076-393X; CODEN: VBSABP) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and BIOSIS Previews in Web of Science and in Scopus. Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • CiteScore 2017 (Scopus): 4.94, which equals rank 14/266 (Q1) in the category 'Infectious Diseases', 32/194 (Q1) in 'Immunology' and 5/230 (Q1) in 'Pharmacology (medical)'.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 17.7 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.4 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half 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 Vaccines
Vaccines for Respiratory Syncytial Virus Guest Editors: Ralph Tripp, Ultan F. Power
Deadline: 31 May 2019
Special Issue in Vaccines
Advances in Antibody-based HIV-1 Vaccine Development Guest Editor: Ursula Dietrich
Deadline: 30 June 2019
Special Issue in Vaccines
RNA Vaccines Guest Editors: Maria Bottazzi, Jeroen Pollet, Leroy Versteeg, Ulrich Strych, Mohan-Vivekanandan Poongavanam, Mashal Almutairi
Deadline: 31 July 2019
Special Issue in Vaccines
The Role of Host Cell-Mediated Immune Response in Hemorrhagic Fever Diseases Guest Editor: Alexander N. Freiberg
Deadline: 31 August 2019

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Vaccines
Vaccines Against Chronic and Persistent Bacterial Infections Collection Editor: Alfredo Torres

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