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The Lancet Infectious Diseases

The Lancet Infectious Diseases

Research
Impact Score* 23.4

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Research Impact Score*: 23.4
Impact Factor: 71.421
Citescore: 50.3
SCIMAGO SJR: 10.236
SCIMAGO H-index: 255
Research Ranking (Microbiology) 1
Research Ranking (Medicine) 21
Number of Best scientists*: 310
Documents by best scientists*: 272

Journal Information

ISSN: 1473-3099
Publisher: The Lancet Infectious Diseases
Editors-in-Chief:

Aims & Scope of the Journal

The Lancet Infectious Diseases publishes original research papers in the arena of Immunology of Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases and Virology. The journal is intended for academics, practitioners and scientists who keen on such subjects of academic research. The dominant research topics disseminated in this academic venue include Virology, Internal medicine, Intensive care medicine, Immunology and MEDLINE.
The Lancet Infectious Diseases features novel scientific papers which undergo peer review by experts in the field. The journal welcomes submissions from the research community where the priority will be on the originality and the practical significance of the reported findings.


The Lancet Infectious Diseases is covered by a variety abstracting/indexing services including Scopus, Journal Citation Reports ( Clarivate ) and Research.com. A number of prominent scientists considered this journal to publish their scholarly documents including Alimuddin Zumla, Nicholas J. White, Nicholas J. White, Annelies Wilder-Smith and Simon I. Hay.


For additional details on the instructions and submission provisions for authors, please consult the official website for the journal for The Lancet Infectious Diseases at https://www.journals.elsevier.com/the-lancet-infectious-diseases .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Nicholas J. White

Nicholas J. White

Mahidol University

Publications: 22

Alimuddin Zumla

Alimuddin Zumla

University College London

Publications: 21

Shamez N. Ladhani

Shamez N. Ladhani

Public Health England

Publications: 19

Simon I. Hay

Simon I. Hay

University of Washington

Publications: 19

Arjen M. Dondorp

Arjen M. Dondorp

Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit

Publications: 18

Tim E. A. Peto

Tim E. A. Peto

University of Oxford

Publications: 14

Derrick W. Crook

Derrick W. Crook

University of Oxford

Publications: 13

Shabir A. Madhi

Shabir A. Madhi

University of the Witwatersrand

Publications: 13

Ziad A. Memish

Ziad A. Memish

Emory University

Publications: 13

Christopher J L Murray

Christopher J L Murray

University of Washington

Publications: 13

Ibrahim Abubakar

Ibrahim Abubakar

University College London

Publications: 12

Elizabeth A. Ashley

Elizabeth A. Ashley

University of Oxford

Publications: 12

Andrew J. Pollard

Andrew J. Pollard

University of Oxford

Publications: 11

Quique Bassat

Quique Bassat

University of Barcelona

Publications: 11

Dominic P. Kwiatkowski

Dominic P. Kwiatkowski

Wellcome Sanger Institute

Publications: 10

Annelies Wilder-Smith

Annelies Wilder-Smith

University of Bern

Publications: 10

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Microbiology