Article Processing Charges
Article Processing Charges (USD)
*All invited articles are free of charge. However, Guest Editors and Authors of Focused Issues should note processing fees will apply to Original Articles, Case Reports or Technical Notes.
What do the article-processing charges pay for?
Article-processing charges pay for:
- Immediate, worldwide open access to the full article text
- Developing and maintaining electronic tools for peer review and publication
- Preparation in various formats for print & online publication
- Securing inclusion in PubMed/PubMed Central (PMC), Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE), etc., enabling electronic citation in other journals that are available electronically
Updated on Sept. 22, 2019.