Plant Physiology Journal (formerly Plant Physiology Communications) published its first issue in 1951. It is sponsored by the Chinese Society of Plant Biology and Institute of Plant Physiology & Ecology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, CAS.
Aims and scope
Plant Physiology Journal is a monthly journal dedicated to providing a wide spectrum of information about plant physiology in the fields of botany, biology, agricultural, horticultural and forest sciences with various sections such as reviews, original papers, techniques and methods, and trends of research for reviews.
The main function of the journal is to disseminate original and high quality information by its wide covering and timely report of advances and elucidation of many difficult issues in plant science. To promote rapid publication of urgent and outstanding papers, the review process has been streamlined, and the average time from submission to appearance in print is currently less than 4 months.
Plant Physiology Journal is Chinese Core Journal. It is now included in many authoritative index systems of foreign and domestic countries. E.g. Chemical Abstracts (USA), AJ VINITI (Russian), JI, Chinese Science and Technology Papers and Citation Index, Chinese Science Citation Index, etc.
Plant Physiology Journal is Outstanding Academic Journal of China Association of S&T from 2006–2013.
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