IBRO's flagship journal

Established in 1976, Neuroscience is the flagship journal of IBRO. Elsevier publishes 28 issues per year – visit the Neuroscience website to discover the latest articles.

Led by Chief Editors Francesca Cirulli, Chen Zhang, and Sarah Spencer, the journal features papers describing the results of original research on any aspect of the scientific study of the nervous system. Papers of any length are considered for publication provided that they report significant, new and carefully confirmed findings with full experimental details.

Authors publishing in Neuroscience benefit from:

  • Rapid Publication – a sophisticated online submission and peer review facility, which is fast, efficient and provides step-by-step instructions on how to submit your article.
  • Peer Review – rigorous peer review on all published articles.
  • Article in Press – articles are available online within 1 week of acceptance, ensuring people can read and cite your article as soon as possible.
  • International Readership – and article dissemination via ScienceDirect, which has 10 million active users monthly from over 120 countries.
  • Scopus– unrivalled article visibility via inclusion in Scopus, the world’s largest abstract and citation database.
  • Open Access Support – Neuroscience offers the possibility to publish Open Access.

Publish in Neuroscience

Proceeds from Neuroscience and IBRO Neuroscience Reports, the IBRO’s two journals, support more than 90% of IBRO’s initiatives, so all submissions contribute to the organization’s global neuroscience activities.

Full information about Neuroscience, including guidance to authors, subscriptions, advertisements and permission to reproduce material, can be found in the Neuroscience Guide for Authors.

Neuroscience News

Meet the new Chief Editors of Neuroscience

IBRO is pleased to welcome Francesca Cirulli, Chen Zhang, and Sarah Spencer as new Chief Editors of Neuroscience. After a competitive selection process, these three outstanding and complementary neuroscientists will lead IBRO’s flagship journal, from January 2024. In...

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IBRO announces the new Chief Editors of Neuroscience

IBRO is delighted to announce the appointment of Francesca Cirulli, Chen Zhang, and Sarah J. Spencer as new Chief Editors of Neuroscience.  These three very accomplished neuroscientists have been selected from a competitive field of excellent peers, for their...

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Neuroscience bids farewell to its Editor-in-Chief

After more than eight years, the Editor-in-Chief of Neuroscience, Juan Lerma, will soon end his role at the helm of IBRO’s flagship journal. IBRO extends its heartfelt appreciation for his outstanding service throughout this period and for his commitment to helping...

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