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GaBI Journal



Universities and research institutions in Belgium

Subject Area and Category


Pro Pharma Communications International



Publication type



20336403, 20336772





How to publish in this journal


The scope of GaBI Journal is broad and of interest and relevance to professionals active in clinical practice, pharmaceutical science and policy. Materials published in GaBI Journal include high quality research reports, literature reviews and case studies, all of which are peer reviewed. Manuscripts on all aspects of generic and biosimilar medicines, covering areas in clinical, fundamental, technical, manufacturing, bi-processing, economic and social aspects of pharmaceuticals and therapeutics are welcome. In addition, high quality work submitted in other formats, for example, scientific and evidence-based commentaries, may also be considered. In all cases, the emphasis is on quality, originality and knowledge contribution to those involved in health care. All manuscripts submitted to GaBI Journal are subject to a rigorous peer review process. GaBI Journal plans to be indexed in PubMed within two years, and that indexing will be retrospective. GaBI Journal is published quarterly from 2012. All articles are published in English. 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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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.

Total Documents

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

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)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.935
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.784
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.014
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.685
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.636
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.570
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.598
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.935
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.784
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.014
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.696
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.650
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.682
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.673
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.935
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.784
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.870
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.710
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.781
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.714
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.789
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 Cites20140
Self Cites201519
Self Cites201612
Self Cites201742
Self Cites201832
Self Cites201919
Self Cites20202
Self Cites20210
Total Cites20140
Total Cites201543
Total Cites201669
Total Cites2017140
Total Cites201894
Total Cites201980
Total Cites202058
Total Cites202133
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 document20140
External Cites per document20151.000
External Cites per document20161.018
External Cites per document20171.054
External Cites per document20180.602
External Cites per document20190.649
External Cites per document20200.836
External Cites per document20210.825
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20150.935
Cites per document20160.784
Cites per document20171.014
Cites per document20180.696
Cites per document20190.650
Cites per document20200.682
Cites per document20210.673
% 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 documents20140
Non-citable documents201522
Non-citable documents201632
Non-citable documents201745
Non-citable documents201832
Non-citable documents201929
Non-citable documents202018
Non-citable documents20219
Citable documents20140
Citable documents201524
Citable documents201656
Citable documents201793
Citable documents2018103
Citable documents201994
Citable documents202067
Citable documents202140
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 documents20140
Uncited documents201523
Uncited documents201647
Uncited documents201785
Uncited documents201885
Uncited documents201983
Uncited documents202060
Uncited documents202134
Cited documents20140
Cited documents201523
Cited documents201641
Cited documents201753
Cited documents201850
Cited documents201940
Cited documents202025
Cited documents202115
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