Drug Design Development and Therapy

Journal Title
Drug Design Development and Therapy

DRUG DES DEV THER

ISSN / eISSN
1177-8881
Aims and Scope
Drug Design, Development and Therapy is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal that spans the spectrum of drug design, discovery and development through to clinical applications.

The journal is characterized by the rapid reporting of high-quality original research, reviews, expert opinions, commentary and clinical studies in all therapeutic areas.

Specific topics covered by the journal include:

Drug target identification and validation
Phenotypic screening and target deconvolution
Biochemical analyses of drug targets and their pathways
New methods or relevant applications in molecular/drug design and computer-aided drug discovery*
Design, synthesis, and biological evaluation of novel biologically active compounds (including diagnostics or chemical probes)
Structural or molecular biological studies elucidating molecular recognition processes
Fragment-based drug discovery
Pharmaceutical/red biotechnology
Isolation, structural characterization, (bio)synthesis, bioengineering and pharmacological evaluation of natural products**
Distribution, pharmacokinetics and metabolic transformations of drugs or biologically active compounds in drug development
Drug delivery and formulation (design and characterization of dosage forms, release mechanisms and in vivo testing)
Preclinical development studies
Translational animal models
Mechanisms of action and signalling pathways
Toxicology
Gene therapy, cell therapy and immunotherapy
Personalized medicine and pharmacogenomics
Clinical drug evaluation
Patient safety and sustained use of medicines.
Subject Area

CHEMISTRY, MEDICINAL

PHARMACOLOGY & PHARMACY

CiteScore
8.00 View Trend
CiteScore Ranking
Category Quartile Rank
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics - Pharmaceutical Science Q1 #31/171
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics - Pharmacology Q1 #67/301
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics - Drug Discovery Q1 #35/156
Web of Science Core Collection
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI)
Indexed -
Category (Journal Citation Reports 2023) Quartile
CHEMISTRY, MEDICINAL - SCIE Q2
PHARMACOLOGY & PHARMACY - SCIE Q1
H-index
48
Country/Area of Publication
ENGLAND
Publisher
Dove Medical Press Ltd.
Year Publication Started
2007
Annual Article Volume
286
Open Access
YES
Contact
PO BOX 300-008, ALBANY, NEW ZEALAND, AUCKLAND, 0752
Verified Reviews
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Very fast! From submission, revision to acceptance, it took 51 days.
The reviewers were very diligent and provided some constructive suggestions. After making the revisions, the quality of the article improved significantly. It is essential to respond to every question seriously and with a proper attitude!
Make sure to format the images properly!
2021-09-11
The return process was quite fast upon receiving it, probably because it was just recently submitted. However, the ability to write the paper and respond to emails was not good. After the revision, it took a month for the final conclusion, which was quite tragic.
2023-04-27

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