About the Journal

Online-only and open access, npj Aging and Mechanisms of Disease is an international journal devoted to publishing research in the field of aging and age-associated diseases.

Aims and scope

Find out further information on the journal aims and scope here.

About the Partner

Part of the Nature Partner Journals series, npj Aging and Mechanisms of Disease is published in a partnership between Nature Research and Japan Society of Anti-Aging Medicine– find out more.

About Nature Partner Journals

Nature Partner Journals is a series of online-only, open access journals published in collaboration with internationally renowned partners, driving high impact open science.

Bringing together strong editorial leadership with world-class publication systems, Nature Partner Journals transcend traditional research boundaries with innovative features such as lay summaries, allowing journals to serve as intersections for many disciplines and systems, opening up research to the wider public. 

About the Editors

Kazuo Tsubota and Shin-ichiro Imai, Editors-in-Chief of npj Aging and Mechanisms of Disease, are leading the team of Editors consisting of world-renowned researchers in the field of Aging Medicine – visit the ‘about the editors’ page for further information.

Editorial Board

The international Editorial Board of npj Aging and Mechanisms of Disease spans the breadth of the coverage of the journal – read more about the Editorial Board.


npj Aging and Mechanisms of Disease frequently publishes research of interest to a wide audience – explore our recent press coverage.