ISSN 0100-879X printed version
ISSN 1414-431X online version



Basic information

The Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research, founded by Michel Jamra, is edited and published monthly by the Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica (ABDC), a federation of Brazilian scientific societies:

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Biofísica (SBBf)

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Farmacologia e Terapêutica Experimental (SBFTE)

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Fisiologia (SBFis)

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Imunologia (SBI)

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Investigação Clínica (SBIC)

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Neurociências e Comportamento (SBNeC).

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular (SBBq)

  • Sociedade Brasileira de Biologia Celular (SBBC)

The journal is edited and composed on the Campus de Ribeirão Preto, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto, Universidade de São Paulo.
Published from 1981, the journal follows the former Revista Brasileira de Pesquisas Médicas e Biológicas.
Its abbreviated title is Braz. J. Med. Biol. Res., which should be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographical references and strips.

A publicação da revista é parcialmente financiada por:



Information services

The journal is covered by:

MEDLINE, Index Medicus
Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science)
Science Citation Index
Current Contents Life Sciences
BIOSIS/Biological Abstracts
Excerpta Medica/EMBASE
Qualis/Capes - Classified as Level A2 International Circulation in CBII



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