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Russian Journal of Biopharmaceuticals


Russian Federation

Universities and research institutions in Russian Federation

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Folium Publishing Company



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The scope of the Russian Journal of Biopharmaceuticals covers as follows: Fundamental researches in the field; Biopharmaceuticals such as recombinant proteins, vaccines, plasma proteins, therapeutic monoclonal antibodies; Biotechnology of eukaryotic and prokaryotic expression; Technological methods and hardware implementation in such processes as cell cultivation, separation, chromatography, ultra and micro filtration and so on; In-process control and analytical methods in biopharmacy; Intellectual property; Economy and management solutions; Technology of the production of final drug forms; Pre-clinical and clinical investigations; Manpower training including postdoctoral training; Practical approaches of the biopharmaceutical preparations; Standardization of the preparations, registration of the drug forms. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

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Drug Discovery2013Q4
Drug Discovery2014Q4
Drug Discovery2015Q4
Drug Discovery2016Q4
Drug Discovery2017Q4
Drug Discovery2018Q4
Drug Discovery2019Q4

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.

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)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.059
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.094
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.100
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.110
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.141
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.168
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.108
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.059
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.157
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.088
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.134
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.190
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.142
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.059
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.094
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.106
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.090
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.090
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.278
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.117
Total 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.

Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20191
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20122
Total Cites20136
Total Cites201410
Total Cites201517
Total Cites201611
Total Cites201718
Total Cites201826
Total Cites201921
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.

External Cites per document20110
External Cites per document20120.059
External Cites per document20130.094
External Cites per document20140.080
External Cites per document20150.157
External Cites per document20160.088
External Cites per document20170.127
External Cites per document20180.190
External Cites per document20190.135
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.059
Cites per document20130.094
Cites per document20140.100
Cites per document20150.157
Cites per document20160.088
Cites per document20170.134
Cites per document20180.190
Cites per document20190.142
% 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
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.

Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20110
Citable documents201234
Citable documents201364
Citable documents2014100
Citable documents2015108
Citable documents2016125
Citable documents2017134
Citable documents2018137
Citable documents2019148
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.

Uncited documents20110
Uncited documents201233
Uncited documents201359
Uncited documents201491
Uncited documents201596
Uncited documents2016118
Uncited documents2017124
Uncited documents2018130
Uncited documents2019133
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20122
Cited documents20136
Cited documents201410
Cited documents201513
Cited documents20168
Cited documents201711
Cited documents20187
Cited documents201915
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