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Current Opinion in Drug Discovery and Development

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
78
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
Drug Discovery
Pharmacology
Publisher Current Drugs Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN13676733
Coverage1998-2010
Scope Current Opinion in Drug Discovery & Development is a bimonthly review journal that has established itself as a unique journal encompassing all chemical aspects of drug R&D, from the initial concept stage, through to process development.

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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
Drug Discovery1999Q1
Drug Discovery2000Q2
Drug Discovery2001Q2
Drug Discovery2002Q2
Drug Discovery2003Q2
Drug Discovery2004Q1
Drug Discovery2005Q1
Drug Discovery2006Q1
Drug Discovery2007Q1
Drug Discovery2008Q1
Drug Discovery2009Q1
Drug Discovery2010Q1
Drug Discovery2011Q1
Drug Discovery2012Q1
Drug Discovery2013Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q1
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
Pharmacology1999Q1
Pharmacology2000Q1
Pharmacology2001Q2
Pharmacology2002Q2
Pharmacology2003Q2
Pharmacology2004Q1
Pharmacology2005Q1
Pharmacology2006Q1
Pharmacology2007Q1
Pharmacology2008Q1
Pharmacology2009Q1
Pharmacology2010Q1
Pharmacology2011Q1
Pharmacology2012Q1
Pharmacology2013Q1
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
19991.523
20000.669
20010.561
20020.540
20030.700
20041.182
20051.278
20061.404
20071.460
20081.394
20091.722
20101.661
20111.565
20121.905
20131.199
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)19994.467
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20002.026
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20012.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.908
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.020
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.101
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.788
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20064.849
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20073.990
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.270
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20094.837
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20105.211
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.616
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20125.404
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.637
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19994.467
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.026
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.836
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.294
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20043.599
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20054.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20065.393
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.416
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.449
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20095.234
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20105.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.901
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20125.593
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.119
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19994.467
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.026
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.927
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.080
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.463
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20044.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20054.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20065.745
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20074.227
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20084.729
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20095.544
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20105.728
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20114.941
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20125.060
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.000
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 Cites19993
Self Cites200015
Self Cites200121
Self Cites200244
Self Cites200332
Self Cites200429
Self Cites200518
Self Cites200637
Self Cites200717
Self Cites200815
Self Cites200915
Self Cites201011
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Total Cites199967
Total Cites2000158
Total Cites2001304
Total Cites2002391
Total Cites2003546
Total Cites2004907
Total Cites20051025
Total Cites20061235
Total Cites2007892
Total Cites2008872
Total Cites20091031
Total Cites20101122
Total Cites2011995
Total Cites2012755
Total Cites2013276
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 document19994.267
External Cites per document20001.833
External Cites per document20011.862
External Cites per document20021.629
External Cites per document20032.160
External Cites per document20043.484
External Cites per document20054.028
External Cites per document20065.231
External Cites per document20074.332
External Cites per document20084.372
External Cites per document20095.157
External Cites per document20105.446
External Cites per document20114.901
External Cites per document20125.593
External Cites per document20134.119
Cites per document19994.467
Cites per document20002.026
Cites per document20012.000
Cites per document20021.836
Cites per document20032.294
Cites per document20043.599
Cites per document20054.100
Cites per document20065.393
Cites per document20074.416
Cites per document20084.449
Cites per document20095.234
Cites per document20105.500
Cites per document20114.901
Cites per document20125.593
Cites per document20134.119
% 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
19991.47
20002.56
20010.00
20024.21
20038.33
20048.97
20058.22
200610.45
20076.49
200810.81
200913.33
201014.29
20110
20120
20130
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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20005
Non-citable documents20019
Non-citable documents200216
Non-citable documents200318
Non-citable documents200422
Non-citable documents200519
Non-citable documents200618
Non-citable documents200716
Non-citable documents200821
Non-citable documents200921
Non-citable documents201022
Non-citable documents201116
Non-citable documents201210
Non-citable documents20133
Citable documents199915
Citable documents200078
Citable documents2001152
Citable documents2002213
Citable documents2003238
Citable documents2004252
Citable documents2005250
Citable documents2006229
Citable documents2007202
Citable documents2008196
Citable documents2009197
Citable documents2010204
Citable documents2011203
Citable documents2012135
Citable documents201367
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 documents19992
Uncited documents200026
Uncited documents200161
Uncited documents200293
Uncited documents200387
Uncited documents200475
Uncited documents200562
Uncited documents200643
Uncited documents200737
Uncited documents200846
Uncited documents200938
Uncited documents201032
Uncited documents201143
Uncited documents201226
Uncited documents201321
Cited documents199913
Cited documents200057
Cited documents2001100
Cited documents2002136
Cited documents2003169
Cited documents2004199
Cited documents2005207
Cited documents2006204
Cited documents2007181
Cited documents2008171
Cited documents2009180
Cited documents2010194
Cited documents2011176
Cited documents2012119
Cited documents201349
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