Journal of Peptide Science

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Journal of Peptide Science  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Pept. Sci.
Discipline Peptide chemistry
Language English
Edited by Luis Moroder
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
ISSN 1075-2617 (print)
1099-1387 (web)
LCCN sv95002875
OCLC no. 44075420

The Journal of Peptide Science is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal, published since 1995 by John Wiley & Sons on behalf of the European Peptide Society. The current editor-in-chief is Luis Moroder (Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The Journal of Peptide Science is abstracted and indexed by Chemical Abstracts Service, MEDLINE/PubMed, Scopus, and the Science Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2014 impact factor of 1.546, ranking it 47th out of 74 journals in the category "Chemistry Analytical"[1] and 235th out of 289 journals in the category "Biochemistry & Molecular Biology".[2]

Most-cited papers[edit]

The three most-cited papers published in this journal are:

  1. "The cyclization of peptides and depsipeptides", Volume 9, Issue 8, Aug 2003, Pages: 471-501, Davies JS
  2. "Antibacterial peptides isolated from insects", Volume 6, Issue 10, Oct 2000, Pages: 497-511, Otvos L
  3. "Amyloid beta-peptide interactions with neuronal and glial cell plasma membrane: Binding sites and implications for Alzheimer's disease", Volume 10, Issue 5, May 2004, Pages: 229-248, Verdier Y, Zarandi M, Penke B


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Chemistry Analytical". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015. 

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