Sleep and Biological Rhythms

Cover image for Vol. 13 Issue 4

Edited By: Professor Ken-ichi Honma

Impact Factor: 0.588

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 184/192 (Clinical Neurology); 240/252 (Neurosciences)

Online ISSN: 1479-8425


Sleep and Biological Rhythms is a quarterly peer-reviewed publication dealing with medical treatments relating to sleep. The journal publishies original articles, short papers, commentaries and the occasional reviews. In scope the journal covers mechanisms of sleep and wakefullness from the ranging perspectives of basic science, medicine, dentistry, pharmacology, psychology, engineering, public health and related branches of the social sciences.

Aims and Scope

Sleep and Biological Rhythms is the official journal of the Japanese Society of Sleep Research, and publishes original research articles dealing with sleep and wakefulness, including biological rhythms.  Papers in basic science, medicine and social science relating to sleep and/or biological rhythms will be considered for publication.  Both members and non-members of the Japanese Society of Sleep Research are welcome to submit papers to the journal.


Sleep, biological, rhythms, sleep research, wakefulness, social science, Japanese Society, basic science, psychiatry, sleep apnea, sleep deprivation, neurology, neuroscience, respiratory, medicine, respirology, neuropsychiatry

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  • CSA Biological Sciences Database (ProQuest)
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