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European Journal of Pathology

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The Official Journal of the European Society of Pathology.

Mission statement: To advance the scientific basis of human pathology, and thereby contribute to patient care, through the publication of high-quality research (including molecular and translational studies).

  • We consider original studies reinforcing the evidence base of modern diagnostic pathology, using immunocytochemical, molecular and ultrastructural techniques.
  • We welcome critical evaluations of diagnostic criteria, broadsheets and guidelines with a solid evidence base, and applicable experimental work.
  • Biomarker studies should be of adequate sample size, relevant marker choice, and abide by strict rules (e.g. REMARK).
  • Case reports are considered only when they provide substantial new information with an impact on understanding disease/diagnostic practice.
Editor-in-Chief
  • Abbas Agaimy
Impact factor
3.5 (2022)
5 year impact factor
3.5 (2022)
Submission to first decision (median)
5 days
Downloads
738,580 (2022)

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Journal information

Electronic ISSN
1432-2307
Print ISSN
0945-6317
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  20. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
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  22. Portico
  23. ProQuest
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  25. SCImago
  26. SCOPUS
  27. Science Citation Index
  28. Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE)
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  31. UGC-CARE List (India)
  32. Wanfang
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