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Russian Journal of Infection and Immunityopen access


Russian Federation

Universities and research institutions in Russian Federation

Subject Area and Category


Saint Petersburg Pasteur Institute



Publication type



22207619, 23137398






Journal "Infektsiya i immunitet" ("Russian Journal of Infection and Immunity") established by Northwest Branch of RAMS, St. Petersburg Pasteur Institute and the St. Petersburg branch of the Russian Association of Allergologists and Clinical Immunologists, with the participation of the St. Petersburg branch of All-Russian Practical Society of epidemiologists, microbiologists and parasitologists at St. Petersburg and Leningrad region. The journal is devoted to numerous aspects of the interaction between different microorganisms and the host organism. Journal is of interest for microbiologists, immunologists, epidemiologists and clinicians. The most detailed discussion of the following questions: • molecular basis of infections caused by pathogenic bacteria, fungi and parasites; • mechanisms of pathogenicity of microorganisms; • the impact of microbial virulence factors on host cells; • factors and mechanism to protect the host from infection; • factors of nonspecific and specific immunity; • experimental models of infectious disease; • development of vaccines and nonspecific anti-infectious defense. 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.

Immunology and Allergy2018Q4
Immunology and Allergy2019Q4
Infectious Diseases2018Q4
Infectious Diseases2019Q4

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)20170.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.326
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.343
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.326
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.343
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.326
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.343
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 Cites20170
Self Cites20185
Self Cites201912
Total Cites20170
Total Cites201815
Total Cites201935
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 document20170
External Cites per document20180.217
External Cites per document20190.225
Cites per document20170.000
Cites per document20180.326
Cites per document20190.343
% 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 documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20170
Citable documents201846
Citable documents2019102
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 documents20170
Uncited documents201837
Uncited documents201976
Cited documents20170
Cited documents20189
Cited documents201926
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