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Trends in Parasitology

Cover Image - Trends in Parasitology, Volume 38, Issue 9

Since its launch as Parasitology Today back in 1985, Trends in Parasitology has become a highly regarded review journal of international importance, reflecting the global significance of medical and veterinary parasites. The journal aims to provide a point of access for communication among researchers in all disciplines of parasitology, covering endoparasites and ectoparasites, as well as their transmission vectors and susceptible hosts.


Published research articles
The total number of research articles published as open access or subscription in the last five years
Open accessSubscription
2021 15 107
2020 22 84
2019 20 117
2018 8 84
2017 16 89
Article publishing charge: $6,700
To provide gold open access, this journal has a publication fee which needs to be met by the authors or their research funders for each article published open access

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The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years. Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics, 2021)
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CiteScore measures the average citations received per peer-reviewed document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a range of four years (e.g. 2018-2021) to peer-reviewed documents (articles, reviews, conference papers, data papers and book chapters) published in the same four calendar years, divided by the number of these documents in these same four years (e.g. 2018– 21).


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