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Journal of Peptide Science

Journal of Peptide Science
Abbreviated title J Pept Sci
Discipline Chemistry
Language English
Publication details
Publisher John Wiley & Sons ( United Kingdom)
Publication history 1995 to present
ISSN 1099-1387
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The Journal of Peptide Science is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, published since 1995 by John Wiley & Sons. The Journal of Peptide Science is a cooperative venture of John Wiley & Sons, Ltd and the European Peptide Society, and is published in twelve issues per year both online and in print.

The current Editor-in-Chief is John Jones from the Oxford University, UK.[1]


Impact factor and rank

The 2006 Impact Factor is 1.801. It is ranked number 179 out of 262 in the Biochemistry & Molecular Biology category, and number 26 out of 68 in the Analytical Chemistry category.[2]

Highest cited papers

  1. Review: 'The cyclization of peptides and depsipeptides', J. S. Davies 9(8):471-501 (2003). Cited 74 times [3].
  2. Review: 'Antibacterial peptides isolated from insects', L. Otvos, Jr 6(10):497-511 (2000). Cited 67 times [3].
  3. Research Article: 'Structural requirements for cellular uptake of alpha-helical amphipathic peptides', A. Scheller, J. Oehlke, B. Wiesner, M. Dathe, E.Krause, M. Beyermann, M. Melzig, M. Bienert 5(4)185-194 (1999). Cited 60 times [3].
  4. Article: 'The use of Seldi ProteinChip (TM) arrays to monitor production of Alzheimer's beta-amyloid in transfected cells', B. M. Austen, E. R. Frears, H. Davies 6(9):459-469 (2000). Cited 49 times [3].

Abstracting and indexing information

The Journal of Peptide Science is indexed in the following services:[1]

  • Chemical Abstracts Service SciFinder (American Chemical Society)
  • SCOPUS (Elsevier)
  • Web of Science (Thomson ISI)


  1. ^ a b Wiley InterScience[1]
  2. ^ Institute for Scientific Information, Journal Citation Reports, 2006
  3. ^ a b c d Web of Science
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