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ISSN 2231-3354

Editor in Chief

Dr. Khalid Akhter Ansari

Contact editor

Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science (JAPS) is a monthly, international, open access, journal dedicated to various disciplines of pharmaceutical and allied sciences. JAPS publishes manuscripts (Original research and review articles Mini-reviews, Short communication) on original work, either experimental or theoretical in the following areas;

  • • Pharmaceutics & Biopharmaceutics
  • • Novel & Targeted Drug Delivery
  • • Nanotechnology & nanomedicine
  • • Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • • Pharmacognosy & Ethanobotany
  • • Phytochemistry
  • • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology & Microbiology
  • • Pharmacy practice & Hospital Pharmacy

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CURRENT ISSUE | September, 2015


Journal Metrics

Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 0.537
Impact per Publication (IPP): 0.528
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.257
H-index: 11


  • Reviewers invited: Eminent professionals having specialization in Pharmacognosy/ Phytochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Microbiology and pharmaceutics are invited to join JAPS reviewer panel. Interested candidates may send their applications to editor@japsonline.com
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