Journal of Controlled Release

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The Journal of Controlled Release has a current impact factor of 11.467, making it one of the most influential journals in the pharmaceutics, biomaterials, and drug delivery fields.  

“The Journal of Controlled Release (JCR) publishes high-quality research articles in the broad field of delivery science and technology. This includes drug delivery systems and all aspects of formulations, such as physicochemical and biological properties of drugs, design and characterization of dosage forms, release mechanisms, in vivo testing, and formulation research and development in the disciplines of pharmaceutical, diagnostic, agricultural, environmental, cosmetic, and food industries. Manuscripts that advance fundamental understanding of principles and/or demonstrate advantages of novel technologies in safety and efficacy over current clinical standards will be given priority. Each issue has the cover story highlighting the significance of a selected article published in the issue.

In addition to original full length papers and reviews, the journal includes reports of future meetings and announcements pertaining to the activities of the Controlled Release Society.

ISSN: 0168-3659

Editor-in-Chief: Stefaan de Smedt
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Yoon Yeo
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Yu-Kyoung Oh