Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

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Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4) J. Pharm. Exp. Ther.
Discipline Pharmacology, therapeutics
Language English
Edited by Michael F. Jarvis
Publication details
Publisher American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (United States)
Publication history 1909–present
Frequency 12/year
Open access After 12 months
Impact factor
(2012)
3.891
Indexing
ISSN 0022-3565 (print)
1521-0103 (web)
LCCN 80000806 sf 80000806
CODEN JPETAB
OCLC number 1606914
Links

The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (aka JPET) is a peer-reviewed pharmacology journal published since 1909 by the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET).[1] The journal publishes mainly original research articles, and accepts papers covering all aspects of the interactions of chemicals with biological systems.

John Jacob Abel founded ASPET in December 1908[2] when he invited 18 pharmacologists to his laboratory in order to organize a new society. At the end of the meeting Abel announced the establishment of the JPET.[3]

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal received a 2012 impact factor of 3.891, ranking it 46th out of 260 journals in the category Pharmacology & Pharmacy.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ASPET home page". Retrieved 2009-01-26. 
  2. ^ John Parascandola (1992). The Development of American Pharmacology: John J. Abel and the Shaping of a Discipline. Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 212. ISBN 0-8018-4416-9. 
  3. ^ "History of ASPET 1908-2008". Retrieved 2009-01-20. 
  4. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Pharmacology & Pharmacy". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013.