|The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Physiology|
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
|Edited by||Paul McLoughlin|
|After 1 year|
Experimental Physiology is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of The Physiological Society. It was established in 1908 as The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Physiology and is now published monthly. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2013 impact factor is 2.871.
Experimental Physiology publishes articles in most areas of physiology, especially papers that deal with both physiological and pathophysiological questions that investigate gene/protein function using molecular, cellular, and whole-animal approaches. All articles become freely accessible 12 months after publication. The editor-in-chief is Paul McLoughlin (Dublin, Ireland).
The journal publishes themed special issues - including recent issues on optogenetics, neurogenic hypertension, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. An annual prize is awarded to an early-career scientists who authors the best eligible paper in the journal.