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Edited By: Ruth Chadwick and Udo Schüklenk

Impact Factor: 1.75

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 6/51 (Ethics); 6/17 (Medical Ethics); 7/41 (Social Issues); 14/39 (Social Sciences Biomedical)

Online ISSN: 1467-8519

Associated Title(s): Developing World Bioethics

Bioethics News

Bioethics Five-year impact factor: 1.625
The Five-year impact factor is measured in the same way as the regular impact factor, but across five years, thus providing a longer measurement of the value of research. The Five-year impact factor was introduced very recently by Thomson Reuters, and is available for 2007 and subsequent years.

Bioethics Ranking
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Bioethics Online Open
Authors of articles in Bioethics can now choose to make their articles open access and available free for all readers through the payment of an author fee. Read more here.

Online Content Now Available Back to Volume 1
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Online Submission
You can now submit your manuscripts to Bioethics online at Please ensure that you select manuscript type ‘Special Issue’ if submitting for one of the Special Issues, and state which Special Issue you are submitting for in the covering text.

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Free Access in the Developing World
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