Advances in Virology

About this Journal

Aims and scope

Advances in Virology is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies on viruses and viral diseases. Articles on viral structure, function, and genetics will be considered, as well as articles focusing on virus-host interactions, viral disease outbreaks, and antiviral therapeutics.

    Bibliographic information

    ISSN: 1687-8639 (Print)
    ISSN: 1687-8647 (Online)
    DOI: 10.1155/9171

      Open Access

      Advances in Virology is an open access journal. All articles are immediately available to read and reuse upon publication. More information about our Open Access policy can be found on our copyright page.


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          Advances in Virology
           Journal metrics
          Acceptance rate14%
          Submission to final decision45 days
          Acceptance to publication23 days
          Impact Factor-

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