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Acta Pharmacologica Sinica

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
78
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)
Pharmacology (medical)

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
Pharmacology
PublisherNature Publishing Group
Publication typeJournals
ISSN16714083, 17457254
Coverage1980-ongoing
Scope APS, China"s leading journal in pharmacology, encourages submissions from all areas of pharmacology and the life sciences. Topics of particular interest include, but are not limited to, anticancer pharmacology, cardiovascular and pulmonary pharmacology, clinical pharmacology, drug discovery, gastrointestinal and hepatic pharmacology, genitourinary, renal and endocrine pharmacology, immunopharmacology and inflammation, molecular and cellular pharmacology, neuropharmacology, pharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics.

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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
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Pharmacology1999Q3
Pharmacology2000Q3
Pharmacology2001Q3
Pharmacology2002Q3
Pharmacology2003Q3
Pharmacology2004Q3
Pharmacology2005Q3
Pharmacology2006Q2
Pharmacology2007Q2
Pharmacology2008Q2
Pharmacology2009Q2
Pharmacology2010Q2
Pharmacology2011Q2
Pharmacology2012Q2
Pharmacology2013Q2
Pharmacology2014Q2
Pharmacology2015Q1
Pharmacology2016Q1
Pharmacology2017Q1
Pharmacology2018Q1
Pharmacology (medical)1999Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2000Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2001Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2002Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2003Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2004Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2005Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2006Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2007Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2008Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2009Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2010Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2011Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2012Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2013Q2
Pharmacology (medical)2014Q1
Pharmacology (medical)2015Q1
Pharmacology (medical)2016Q1
Pharmacology (medical)2017Q1
Pharmacology (medical)2018Q1
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
19990.225
20000.238
20010.294
20020.331
20030.387
20040.386
20050.468
20060.628
20070.670
20080.663
20090.624
20100.667
20110.701
20120.833
20130.866
20141.054
20151.136
20161.250
20171.173
20181.224
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)19990.435
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.526
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.595
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.733
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.923
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.085
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.363
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.636
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.664
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.794
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.876
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.176
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.581
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.607
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.695
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.992
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.484
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.610
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.712
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.435
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.561
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.616
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.787
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.975
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.108
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.455
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.759
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.755
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.769
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.788
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.081
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.552
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.514
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.684
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.181
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.599
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.307
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.983
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.471
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.553
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.684
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.738
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.900
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.176
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.540
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.765
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.671
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.676
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.006
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.068
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.345
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.415
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.789
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.097
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.022
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.492
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.844
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 Cites199968
Self Cites200076
Self Cites2001104
Self Cites2002116
Self Cites2003142
Self Cites2004127
Self Cites2005128
Self Cites200695
Self Cites200788
Self Cites200848
Self Cites200966
Self Cites201064
Self Cites201140
Self Cites201246
Self Cites201344
Self Cites201464
Self Cites201549
Self Cites201670
Self Cites201745
Self Cites201880
Total Cites1999194
Total Cites2000290
Total Cites2001362
Total Cites2002507
Total Cites2003633
Total Cites2004709
Total Cites20051007
Total Cites20061205
Total Cites20071202
Total Cites20081178
Total Cites20091116
Total Cites20101226
Total Cites20111220
Total Cites20121470
Total Cites20131483
Total Cites20141546
Total Cites20151740
Total Cites20161850
Total Cites20171594
Total Cites20181836
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 document19990.283
External Cites per document20000.414
External Cites per document20010.439
External Cites per document20020.607
External Cites per document20030.757
External Cites per document20040.909
External Cites per document20051.270
External Cites per document20061.620
External Cites per document20071.626
External Cites per document20081.697
External Cites per document20091.683
External Cites per document20101.973
External Cites per document20112.122
External Cites per document20122.472
External Cites per document20132.439
External Cites per document20142.573
External Cites per document20153.091
External Cites per document20163.463
External Cites per document20173.214
External Cites per document20183.809
Cites per document19990.435
Cites per document20000.561
Cites per document20010.616
Cites per document20020.787
Cites per document20030.975
Cites per document20041.108
Cites per document20051.455
Cites per document20061.759
Cites per document20071.755
Cites per document20081.769
Cites per document20091.788
Cites per document20102.081
Cites per document20112.194
Cites per document20122.552
Cites per document20132.514
Cites per document20142.684
Cites per document20153.181
Cites per document20163.599
Cites per document20173.307
Cites per document20183.983
% 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
199913.57
20005.94
20012.84
20027.42
20039.57
200415.04
200515.25
200612.50
200712.20
200820.79
200911.49
201019.34
201115.42
201212.89
201314.50
201416.28
201519.50
201618.40
201721.71
201824.79
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 documents19992
Non-citable documents20003
Non-citable documents20014
Non-citable documents20027
Non-citable documents200310
Non-citable documents20049
Non-citable documents200512
Non-citable documents200613
Non-citable documents200712
Non-citable documents200811
Non-citable documents20098
Non-citable documents20109
Non-citable documents20118
Non-citable documents201211
Non-citable documents201317
Non-citable documents201419
Non-citable documents201519
Non-citable documents201617
Non-citable documents201712
Non-citable documents201813
Citable documents1999446
Citable documents2000517
Citable documents2001588
Citable documents2002644
Citable documents2003649
Citable documents2004640
Citable documents2005692
Citable documents2006685
Citable documents2007685
Citable documents2008666
Citable documents2009624
Citable documents2010589
Citable documents2011556
Citable documents2012576
Citable documents2013590
Citable documents2014576
Citable documents2015547
Citable documents2016514
Citable documents2017482
Citable documents2018461
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 documents1999325
Uncited documents2000345
Uncited documents2001375
Uncited documents2002363
Uncited documents2003345
Uncited documents2004310
Uncited documents2005275
Uncited documents2006236
Uncited documents2007220
Uncited documents2008242
Uncited documents2009198
Uncited documents2010171
Uncited documents2011142
Uncited documents2012137
Uncited documents2013152
Uncited documents2014135
Uncited documents2015114
Uncited documents201692
Uncited documents201789
Uncited documents201869
Cited documents1999123
Cited documents2000175
Cited documents2001217
Cited documents2002288
Cited documents2003314
Cited documents2004339
Cited documents2005429
Cited documents2006462
Cited documents2007477
Cited documents2008435
Cited documents2009434
Cited documents2010427
Cited documents2011422
Cited documents2012450
Cited documents2013455
Cited documents2014460
Cited documents2015452
Cited documents2016439
Cited documents2017405
Cited documents2018405
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