Journal Information

Nature Neuroscience is a monthly journal publishing the best neuroscience research from all areas of the field. All editorial decisions are made by a team of full-time professional editors.

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Journal abbreviation

The correct abbreviation for abstracting and indexing purposes is Nat. Neurosci.


Our international standard serial number (ISSN) is 1097-6256. Our electronic international standard serial number (EISSN) is 1546-1726.

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