Vision is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original articles, critical reviews, research notes, and short communications on all aspects of human and biological visual systems. There is no restriction on the length of papers as we encourage researchers to publish their innovative ideas and results in as much detail as possible. Additionally, we encourage authors to publish related electronic files or software along with their publication as “Supplementary Material”. To guarantee a rapid refereeing and editorial process, Vision follows standard publication practices in the natural sciences.
- Visual Neuroscience
- Genetics of Vision
- Anatomy and Developmental Biology of the Eye and Visual System
- Ocular and Neuronal Cell Biology
- Immunology and Microbiology of the Eye and Visual System
- Ophthalmology and Neurology of Visual Disorders
- Clinical and Epidemiological Research
- Cellular and Systems Imaging
- Bio-engineering and Computational Neuroscience
- Visual Physiology of the Eye and Central Nervous System
- Retinal Function and Disease
- Psychology, Psychophysics and Optometry
- Supporting Technologies for Vision Research
MDPI Publication Ethics Statement
Vision is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use iThenticate to check submissions against previous publications. MDPI works with Publons to provide reviewers with credit for their work.
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