Welcome to the new Translational Psychiatry website.

Here you will find the full text of articles, which are published online weekly, available in the current issue and an archive of previous issues. You can also find general information about the journal, and more detailed information for readers, authors, referees, librarians, advertisers, and journalists. This site is specific to Translational Psychiatry, which is published by Nature Publishing Group (NPG). A full list of NPG publications is available.


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Searching the site

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For readers

Click here for general information about Translational Psychiatry.

Articles are published online and new papers are uploaded weekly to the current issue page

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For authors

The For authors page includes information about the journal and its publishing policies and procedures and detailed instructions for preparing and submitting your manuscript via the secure online submission system, where you can also check the status of your submission.


For referees

You will find here general information about refereeing for Translational Psychiatry, including a Guide to Referees.

Referees use our secure online submission system, where you can download manuscripts and upload your comments.


For librarians

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For journalists

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