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 (2018 Scopus data): 5.43, which equals rank 12/272 (Q1) in the category 'Infectious Diseases', rank 31/198 (Q1) in 'Immunology' and rank 15/300 (Q1) in 'Pharmacology', among others.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 19.9 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 3.7 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2019).
  • 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.
Impact Factor: 4.760 (2018)
Add your e-mail address to receive forthcoming issues of this journal:
Special Issue in Vaccines
Current Flavivirus Research Important for Vaccine Development Guest Editors: James D. Brien, Amelia K. Pinto
Deadline: 31 October 2019
Special Issue in Vaccines
Investigating Gametogenesis and Cancer for Discovering New Immunotherapeutic Targets Guest Editors: Fabio Grizzi, Sanja Stifter, Maurizio Chiriva-Internati
Deadline: 15 November 2019
Special Issue in Vaccines
Humanized Mice in Vaccinology: Opportunities and Challenges Guest Editors: César Muñoz-Fontela, Estefanía Rodríguez
Deadline: 4 December 2019
Special Issue in Vaccines
Pattern Recognition Receptors for Bacteria and Fungi and the Innate Immune Response Guest Editor: Theo N. Kirkland
Deadline: 15 December 2019
Topical Collection in Vaccines
Vaccines against Chronic and Persistent Bacterial Infections Collection Editor: Alfredo Torres
Back to TopTop