About the Journal

Aims & Scope

Nature Reviews Drug Discovery is a monthly journal aimed at everyone working in the drug discovery and development arena. In addition to the highest-quality reviews and perspectives covering a broad scope, each issue includes news stories that investigate the hottest topics in drug discovery, timely summaries of key primary research papers, and concise updates on the latest advances in areas such as new drug approvals, patent law and emerging industry trends and strategies. 

About the Editors

Like the other Nature titles, Nature Reviews Drug Discovery has no external editorial board. Instead, all editorial decisions are made by a team of full-time professional editors, who are PhD-level scientists. 

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Contact

General editorial inquiries and correspondence should be addressed to the Editor, at nrdd@nature.com.

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Journal Abbreviation

The correct abbreviation for abstracting and indexing purposes is Nat. Rev. Drug Discov.

ISSN and EISSN 

The international standard serial numbers (ISSN) for Nature Reviews Drug Discovery are 1474-1776 (print) and 1474-1784 (online).

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