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Planta Medica

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Journal scope

Planta Medica is one of the leading international journals in the field of natural products - including marine organisms, fungi as well as micro-organisms - and medicinal plants. Planta Medica accepts original research papers and reviews from researchers worldwide. The following areas of medicinal plants and natural product research are covered:

  • Biological and Pharmacological Activities
  • Natural Product Chemistry & Analytical Studies
  • Pharmacokinetic Investigations
  • Formulation and Delivery Systems of Natural Products

The journal explicitly encourages the submission of chemically characterized abstracts.

For more information such as Author Instructions or Editorial Board, click here.

Reasons to publish

Fast and friendly peer review
Option for accepted manuscripts to be published online within hours 
High-quality editorial services 
Complete online access to all published articles 
Open Access publishing available (CC BY-NC-ND and CC BY license) 
Global readership 
Listing in major indexing and abstracting services 
International editorial board 
Chance to win the “Most Innovative Paper of the Year” award 
Rigorous peer-review by leading specialists 
Stable impact factor
Very high rejection rate and with a focus on high quality submissions
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