Journal of Natural Products

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Journal of Natural Products  
Journal of natural products cover.jpg
Former names
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Nat. Prod.
Discipline Biochemistry
Language English
Edited by A. Douglas Kinghorn
Publication details
American Chemical Society (United States)
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
ISSN 0163-3864 (print)
1520-6025 (web)
OCLC no. 04359563

The Journal of Natural Products is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, co-published by the American Society of Pharmacognosy and the American Chemical Society.[1] The editor-in-chief is A. Douglas Kinghorn[2] (Ohio State University).[3]


The journal was established in 1938 as Lloydia and published by the Lloyd Library and Museum. It has been the official journal of the American Society of Pharmacognosy since 1961. The Journal of Natural Products obtained its present title in 1979. Originally a quarterly publication, it became a bimonthly journal in 1975, and has appeared monthly since 1992. The American Society of Pharmacognosy began to co-publish the journal with the American Chemical Society in 1996.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The Journal of Natural Products is currently indexed in Chemical Abstracts Service, Scopus, EBSCOhost, British Library, MEDLINE/PubMed, and the Web of Science. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 3.947.[4]

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