Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry

Country

United Arab Emirates

Universities and research institutions in United Arab Emirates

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Bentham Science Publishers B.V.

H-Index

122

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

15680266, 18734294

Coverage

2001-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

thematicissue@benthamscience.net

Scope

Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry is a forum for the review of areas of keen and topical interest to medicinal chemists and others in the allied disciplines. Each issue is solely devoted to a specific topic, containing six to nine reviews, which provide the reader a comprehensive survey of that area. A Guest Editor who is an expert in the topic under review, will assemble each issue. The scope of Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry will cover all areas of medicinal chemistry, including current developments in rational drug design, synthetic chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, high-throughput screening, combinatorial chemistry, compound diversity measurements, drug absorption, drug distribution, metabolism, new and emerging drug targets, natural products, pharmacogenomics, and structure-activity relationships. Medicinal chemistry is a rapidly maturing discipline. The study of how structure and function are related is absolutely essential to understanding the molecular basis of life. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry aims to contribute to the growth of scientific knowledge and insight, and facilitate the discovery and development of new therapeutic agents to treat debilitating human disorders. The journal is essential for every medicinal chemist who wishes to be kept informed and up-to-date with the latest and most important advances. Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Drug Discovery2002Q3
Drug Discovery2003Q1
Drug Discovery2004Q1
Drug Discovery2005Q1
Drug Discovery2006Q1
Drug Discovery2007Q1
Drug Discovery2008Q1
Drug Discovery2009Q1
Drug Discovery2010Q1
Drug Discovery2011Q1
Drug Discovery2012Q1
Drug Discovery2013Q1
Drug Discovery2014Q1
Drug Discovery2015Q2
Drug Discovery2016Q2
Drug Discovery2017Q2
Drug Discovery2018Q1
Drug Discovery2019Q2
Drug Discovery2020Q2
Drug Discovery2021Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2020Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2021Q2
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
20020.414
20031.276
20041.651
20051.796
20061.554
20071.782
20081.705
20091.542
20101.399
20111.351
20121.409
20131.268
20141.149
20150.750
20160.879
20170.885
20180.878
20190.788
20200.706
20210.628
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
200140
200282
2003101
2004136
2005132
2006151
2007190
2008164
2009143
2010138
2011229
2012233
2013241
2014234
2015219
2016294
2017262
2018242
2019231
2020240
2021209
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.625
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20034.344
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20044.848
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20055.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20065.222
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20074.475
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.135
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.994
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.827
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.110
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.941
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.821
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.640
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.081
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.751
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.864
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.958
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.090
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20213.338
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.625
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20034.344
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20044.848
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20055.226
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20064.789
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.137
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20094.026
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.763
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.265
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.853
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.810
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.603
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.976
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.805
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.881
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.086
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.112
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.012
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20213.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.625
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20034.344
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20044.929
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20054.591
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20064.272
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20074.223
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20083.988
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20093.893
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.648
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.836
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.747
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.623
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.903
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.609
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.066
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.059
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.815
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.564
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.798
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20042
Self Cites200522
Self Cites200631
Self Cites200734
Self Cites200817
Self Cites200942
Self Cites201021
Self Cites201123
Self Cites201221
Self Cites2013130
Self Cites2014249
Self Cites201529
Self Cites201644
Self Cites201755
Self Cites201845
Self Cites201999
Self Cites2020129
Self Cites202183
Total Cites20010
Total Cites200265
Total Cites2003530
Total Cites20041081
Total Cites20051667
Total Cites20061767
Total Cites20071793
Total Cites20081957
Total Cites20092033
Total Cites20101870
Total Cites20111898
Total Cites20121965
Total Cites20132286
Total Cites20142533
Total Cites20152107
Total Cites20161947
Total Cites20172152
Total Cites20182392
Total Cites20192483
Total Cites20202214
Total Cites20212210
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20010
External Cites per document20021.625
External Cites per document20034.344
External Cites per document20044.882
External Cites per document20055.539
External Cites per document20065.293
External Cites per document20074.886
External Cites per document20084.732
External Cites per document20094.577
External Cites per document20104.361
External Cites per document20114.973
External Cites per document20124.418
External Cites per document20134.099
External Cites per document20143.660
External Cites per document20153.309
External Cites per document20163.115
External Cites per document20173.231
External Cites per document20183.498
External Cites per document20193.470
External Cites per document20203.363
External Cites per document20213.655
Cites per document20010.000
Cites per document20021.625
Cites per document20034.344
Cites per document20044.848
Cites per document20055.226
Cites per document20064.789
Cites per document20074.279
Cites per document20084.137
Cites per document20094.026
Cites per document20103.763
Cites per document20114.265
Cites per document20123.853
Cites per document20133.810
Cites per document20143.603
Cites per document20152.976
Cites per document20162.805
Cites per document20172.881
Cites per document20183.086
Cites per document20193.112
Cites per document20203.012
Cites per document20213.100
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
20010.00
20020.00
20030.00
200411.03
200511.36
20069.93
200712.11
200812.20
200912.59
201013.77
201120.96
201223.61
201319.09
201423.08
201532.42
201626.87
201730.15
201828.51
201934.20
202030.42
202129.19
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents200522
Non-citable documents200641
Non-citable documents200759
Non-citable documents200863
Non-citable documents200970
Non-citable documents201073
Non-citable documents201168
Non-citable documents201270
Non-citable documents201374
Non-citable documents201479
Non-citable documents201580
Non-citable documents201683
Non-citable documents201798
Non-citable documents2018104
Non-citable documents2019111
Non-citable documents2020115
Non-citable documents2021131
Citable documents20010
Citable documents200240
Citable documents2003122
Citable documents2004221
Citable documents2005297
Citable documents2006328
Citable documents2007360
Citable documents2008410
Citable documents2009435
Citable documents2010424
Citable documents2011377
Citable documents2012440
Citable documents2013526
Citable documents2014624
Citable documents2015628
Citable documents2016611
Citable documents2017649
Citable documents2018671
Citable documents2019687
Citable documents2020620
Citable documents2021582
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20010
Uncited documents200216
Uncited documents200317
Uncited documents200425
Uncited documents200538
Uncited documents200658
Uncited documents200786
Uncited documents2008105
Uncited documents2009132
Uncited documents2010155
Uncited documents2011129
Uncited documents2012122
Uncited documents2013138
Uncited documents2014134
Uncited documents2015193
Uncited documents2016187
Uncited documents2017216
Uncited documents2018211
Uncited documents2019246
Uncited documents2020214
Uncited documents2021201
Cited documents20010
Cited documents200224
Cited documents2003105
Cited documents2004198
Cited documents2005281
Cited documents2006311
Cited documents2007333
Cited documents2008368
Cited documents2009373
Cited documents2010342
Cited documents2011316
Cited documents2012388
Cited documents2013462
Cited documents2014569
Cited documents2015515
Cited documents2016507
Cited documents2017531
Cited documents2018564
Cited documents2019552
Cited documents2020521
Cited documents2021512
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
SCImago Graphica
Explore, visually communicate and make sense of data with our new data visualization tool.
Metrics based on Scopus® data as of April 2022
Loading comments…

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2022. Data Source: Scopus®

Edit Cookie Consent