There were also strong performances for Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences (4.375), FEMS Microbiology Reviews which rose from 10.960 to 13.231, Human Brain Mapping (6.878) and Reviews of Geophysics, published on behalf of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), which increased to 13.906 and ranks number two in Geochemistry & Geophysics.
Microbial Biotechnology, which recently moved to an open access model, achieved its second IF rising from 2.534 to 3.214. It went up 14 places in the Microbiology category to 38/116, and 21 places in the Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology category to 41/159.
Highlights in Health Sciences:
This year 329 Wiley health science journals featured in the JCR, including eight number one ranking journals and overall 62 journals which appear in the top ten of a subject category. Three titles have been indexed for the first time and received their first IF.
The number one ranked journals are CA -- A Cancer Journal for Clinicians (153.459/Oncology), American Journal of Transplantation, (6.192/Transplantation), Addiction Biology (5.914/Substance Abuse), Addiction (4.577/Substance Abuse Social Science), Periodontology 2000 (4.012/Dentistry, Oral Surgery & Medicine), International Journal of Andrology (3.565/Andrology), Medical Education (3.546/Education, Scientific Disciplines) and BIRTH: Issues in Perinatal Care (2.926/Nursing, in both Science and Social Science JCRs).
Wiley now publishes the top three journals in the Substance Abuse Science category: Addiction Biology, Addiction, and Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research.
British Journal of Pharmacology was awarded an Impact Factor of 5.067 making it the leading general pharmacology research
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