Stem Cells International

About this Journal

Aims and scope

Stem Cells International is a peer-reviewed, Open Access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies in all areas of stem cell biology and applications. The journal will consider basic, translational, and clinical research, including animal models and clinical trials.

Topics covered include, but are not limited to: embryonic stem cells; induced pluripotent stem cells; tissue-specific stem cells; stem cell differentiation; genetics and epigenetics; cancer stem cells; stem cell technologies; ethical, legal, and social issues.

    Bibliographic information

    ISSN: 1687-966X (Print)
    ISSN: 1687-9678 (Online)
    DOI: 10.1155/4162

      Open Access

      Stem Cells International 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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          Stem Cells International
           Journal metrics
          Acceptance rate44%
          Submission to final decision76 days
          Acceptance to publication35 days
          Journal Citation Indicator0.770
          Impact Factor5.443

          Article of the Year Award: Outstanding research contributions of 2020, as selected by our Chief Editors. Read the winning articles.