About This Journal

Muscle & Nerve is devoted to publishing new clinical and research studies on the most important findings on neuromuscular disorders and treatment options from a range of medical fields, including: Electrophysiology and Electrodiagnosis • Anatomy • Biochemistry • Cell Biology • Epidemiology • Genetics • Immunology • Pathology • Pharmacology • Physiology • Toxicology • Virology


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Join the long list of prestigious authors who have published in Muscle & Nerve. The journal is actively seeking basic science & translational papers in neuromuscular disorders having direct applicability to human disease.
Review our Author Guidelines and submit your manuscript.

Reasons to Publish with Us:
  • Enjoy an easy Free Format submission process, with unaccepted manuscript transfer option.
  • A dedicated editorial team offering quality feedback.
  • A well-cited publication and official journal of the AANEM.
  • Offers easy identification of potential collaborators and research networking opportunities through CRediT
  • Boasts global readership for your research, with over 10,000 institutions accessing its content.
  • Provides vital research, from the latest on COVID-19 to Virtual Issues on high-interest topics.
  • Welcomes your clinical trial and open access submissions for broad dissemination in the field.
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Recent issues

Altmetric measures the online attention that an article receives. Click here to view the latest trending articles from Muscle & Nerve based on attention in the past month.

The list below shows the top 3 Muscle & Nerve articles based on all-time Altmetric scores:

Rank Attention Score Research output
A randomized placebo‐controlled phase 3 study of mesenchymal stem cells induced to secrete high levels of neurotrophic factors in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Long‐term survival of participants in the CENTAUR trial of sodium phenylbutyrate‐taurursodiol in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

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Become a member of a prestigious community of healthcare professionals dedicated to strengthening the field of neuromuscular medicine and providing the highest quality patient care. By connecting you with relevant, timely research,CME and MOC credits (many of which are free to members), and opportunities for networking and community-building across primary specialties, the AANEM gives you the tools you need to stay current in your field.


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