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Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin

Country Japan  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Japan
104
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
Pharmaceutical Science
Pharmacology
PublisherPharmaceutical Society of Japan
Publication typeJournals
ISSN13475215, 09186158
Coverage1993-ongoing

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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)1999Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Pharmaceutical Science1999Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2000Q2
Pharmaceutical Science2001Q2
Pharmaceutical Science2002Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2003Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2004Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2005Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2006Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2007Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2008Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2009Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2010Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2011Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2012Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2013Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2014Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2015Q1
Pharmaceutical Science2016Q2
Pharmaceutical Science2017Q2
Pharmaceutical Science2018Q2
Pharmacology1999Q2
Pharmacology2000Q2
Pharmacology2001Q2
Pharmacology2002Q2
Pharmacology2003Q2
Pharmacology2004Q2
Pharmacology2005Q2
Pharmacology2006Q2
Pharmacology2007Q2
Pharmacology2008Q2
Pharmacology2009Q2
Pharmacology2010Q2
Pharmacology2011Q2
Pharmacology2012Q2
Pharmacology2013Q2
Pharmacology2014Q2
Pharmacology2015Q2
Pharmacology2016Q2
Pharmacology2017Q2
Pharmacology2018Q3
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
19990.418
20000.386
20010.395
20020.438
20030.472
20040.540
20050.609
20060.651
20070.718
20080.745
20090.737
20100.744
20110.703
20120.731
20130.710
20140.774
20150.649
20160.667
20170.626
20180.563
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)19990.923
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.026
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.982
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.207
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.200
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.502
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.773
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.795
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.851
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.998
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.073
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.272
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.307
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.444
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.256
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.336
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.049
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.075
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.853
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.793
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.923
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.002
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.966
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.184
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.234
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.586
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.767
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.725
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.883
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.974
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.040
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.239
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.263
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.396
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.205
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.301
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.963
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.015
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.805
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.812
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.860
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.941
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.893
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.175
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.281
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.572
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.566
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.678
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.905
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.929
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.089
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.004
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.235
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.084
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.138
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.850
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.902
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.775
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.601
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 Cites1999144
Self Cites2000120
Self Cites2001130
Self Cites2002125
Self Cites2003144
Self Cites2004193
Self Cites2005190
Self Cites2006197
Self Cites2007179
Self Cites2008121
Self Cites2009113
Self Cites2010112
Self Cites201186
Self Cites201284
Self Cites201365
Self Cites201459
Self Cites201562
Self Cites201656
Self Cites201782
Self Cites201855
Total Cites1999855
Total Cites2000882
Total Cites2001890
Total Cites20021101
Total Cites20031207
Total Cites20041608
Total Cites20052005
Total Cites20062196
Total Cites20072583
Total Cites20082693
Total Cites20092619
Total Cites20102606
Total Cites20112482
Total Cites20122430
Total Cites20132236
Total Cites20142232
Total Cites20151826
Total Cites20161747
Total Cites20171534
Total Cites20181587
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 document19990.768
External Cites per document20000.866
External Cites per document20010.825
External Cites per document20021.049
External Cites per document20031.087
External Cites per document20041.395
External Cites per document20051.599
External Cites per document20061.570
External Cites per document20071.752
External Cites per document20081.886
External Cites per document20091.952
External Cites per document20102.143
External Cites per document20112.184
External Cites per document20122.314
External Cites per document20132.141
External Cites per document20142.240
External Cites per document20151.897
External Cites per document20161.950
External Cites per document20171.708
External Cites per document20181.749
Cites per document19990.923
Cites per document20001.002
Cites per document20010.966
Cites per document20021.184
Cites per document20031.234
Cites per document20041.586
Cites per document20051.767
Cites per document20061.725
Cites per document20071.883
Cites per document20081.974
Cites per document20092.040
Cites per document20102.239
Cites per document20112.263
Cites per document20122.396
Cites per document20132.205
Cites per document20142.301
Cites per document20151.963
Cites per document20162.015
Cites per document20171.805
Cites per document20181.812
% 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
19995.59
20007.60
20016.71
20028.57
20039.09
200411.21
200512.22
200610.04
200710.79
200812.44
200911.36
201013.62
20119.97
20128.81
20137.05
20148.08
20158.42
20167.90
201711.21
201810.79
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 documents19997
Non-citable documents20008
Non-citable documents20017
Non-citable documents200216
Non-citable documents200314
Non-citable documents200412
Non-citable documents20056
Non-citable documents20069
Non-citable documents200715
Non-citable documents200812
Non-citable documents200911
Non-citable documents201015
Non-citable documents201132
Non-citable documents201236
Non-citable documents201336
Non-citable documents201425
Non-citable documents201531
Non-citable documents201627
Non-citable documents201723
Non-citable documents201821
Citable documents1999926
Citable documents2000880
Citable documents2001921
Citable documents2002930
Citable documents2003978
Citable documents20041014
Citable documents20051135
Citable documents20061273
Citable documents20071372
Citable documents20081364
Citable documents20091284
Citable documents20101164
Citable documents20111097
Citable documents20121014
Citable documents20131014
Citable documents2014970
Citable documents2015930
Citable documents2016867
Citable documents2017850
Citable documents2018876
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 documents1999492
Uncited documents2000444
Uncited documents2001453
Uncited documents2002421
Uncited documents2003437
Uncited documents2004371
Uncited documents2005401
Uncited documents2006418
Uncited documents2007423
Uncited documents2008387
Uncited documents2009349
Uncited documents2010298
Uncited documents2011285
Uncited documents2012241
Uncited documents2013309
Uncited documents2014258
Uncited documents2015290
Uncited documents2016271
Uncited documents2017278
Uncited documents2018292
Cited documents1999441
Cited documents2000444
Cited documents2001475
Cited documents2002525
Cited documents2003555
Cited documents2004655
Cited documents2005740
Cited documents2006864
Cited documents2007964
Cited documents2008989
Cited documents2009946
Cited documents2010881
Cited documents2011844
Cited documents2012809
Cited documents2013741
Cited documents2014737
Cited documents2015671
Cited documents2016623
Cited documents2017595
Cited documents2018605
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