Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science

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Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.
Discipline Ophthalmology
Language English
Edited by Thomas Yorio, Ph.D.
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency 12/year
ISSN 0146-0404 (print)
1552-5783 (web)

Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS), published as ready online, is a peer-reviewed academic journal of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). IOVS features original research, mostly pertaining to clinical and laboratory ophthalmology and vision research in general.[1]

IOVS is regarded as a premier basic science journal for the field of ophthalmology and is among the highest ranked by impact factor.[2] The journal's impact factor for 2010 is 3.466 and its 5-year impact factor is 3.933. Ranking: 5/59 in ophthalmology

See also[edit]


  1. ^ [1] About Iovs Accessed December 1, 2006.
  2. ^ [2] Accessed December 1, 2006.

External links[edit]

  • IOVS - Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science
  • ARVO - Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology