Biological Psychiatry Impact Factor, Indexing, Ranking

Biological Psychiatry Impact Factor, Indexing, Ranking

Biological Psychiatry (BP) is a scholarly journal dedicated to publishing research in the field of Neuroscience. Elsevier is the publisher of this esteemed journal. The P-ISSN assigned to Biological Psychiatry is 0006-3223 and its abbreviated form is Biol Psychiatry.

Aim and Scope

Biological Psychiatry, founded in 1969, is an official journal of the Society of Biological Psychiatry and the first in the Biological Psychiatry family of journals. Companion titles include Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging and Biological Psychiatry: Global Open Science. The Society's purpose is to promote excellence in scientific research and education in fields that investigate the nature, causes, mechanisms and treatments of disorders of thought, emotion, and behavior. In accordance with this mission, this peer-reviewed, rapid-publication, international journal publishes novel results of original basic, translational, and clinical mechanistic research that advances our understanding of psychiatric disorders and their treatment. Reviews and commentaries that focus on topics of current research and interest are also encouraged.

Journal Details

Journal title Biological Psychiatry (BP)
Abbreviation Biol Psychiatry
Print ISSN 0006-3223
Online ISSN 1873-2402
Publisher Name Elsevier
Editor-in-chief John H. Krystal, MD
Subject Category Neuroscience


Abbreviation : ISO Journal abbreviation refers to the shortened form or acronym used to represent the full title of a scholarly journal. The ISO4 Abbreviation of Biological Psychiatry Journal is Biol Psychiatry.


The Ranking of the Journal in 2024 is 412. Ranking systems aim to provide an indication of a journal's quality, influence, and prestige within a specific field or discipline.

Impact Factor

The Journal's Impact Factor in 2024 is 10.6. it is all calculated by Clarivate, which means how many times a particular citation has been published in the past two years.

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The Journal SCImago in 2024 is 3.768. It is measured by the number of citations which are made by the particular journals, and the journal from where the citations arrived from.

Acceptance Rate

The Acceptance Rate in 2024 is 10%. It is a measure that provides insight into the selectivity and competitiveness of a journal's editorial process.


The Journal's H-Index in 2024 is 346. The H-index is calculated on how many times a particular author is cited and the number of published papers that a particular author has.


The Journal's Quartile is Q1. A quartile has three points, which are the upper quartile, median, and lower quartile. The main motive of the quartile is to calculate the interquartile range, that resembles the changes across the median.

Journal's Indexing

The Journal is indexed in (Indexing details)

PubMed Scopus Web of Science UGC Embase DOAJ

Indexing services aim to make it easier for researchers, scholars, and readers to discover and access articles from various journals within a specific field or discipline.

Journal's Metrics for 2024

Abbreviation Biol Psychiatry
Access type Hybrid
Acceptance rate 10%
Impact Factor 10.6
SJR 3.768
SNIP 2.412
Ranking 412
CiteScore 19.6
H-Index 346

Editorial Board

The Editor-in-chief of the Journal is John H. Krystal, MD

Submission/Processing Fee (APC)

Processing/Submission Fee : Article submission/Processing fees (APC), also known as manuscript Publication fees or processing fees (APC), are charged by journals to authors for submitting/publishing their research papers/article.

The APC/Submission (Publication) Fee of the Journal is USD 4990, EUR 4550, GBP 3990

Call for paper

Call for paper : The Journal invites original research contributions for consideration of publication in Biological Psychiatry journal.

Journal seeking submissions in the broad areas of Neuroscience that align with journal's focus on Neuroscience.

for details about call for paper please visit to the official website of the journal to check the details about call for papers.

How to publish in Biological Psychiatry

Publishing in Biological Psychiatry involves the following steps:

  • Research: Conduct high-quality, impactful research in the field of Neuroscience.
  • Familiarize Yourself: Read and understand the aims and scope of Biological Psychiatry to ensure your work aligns with their focus.
  • Manuscript Preparation: Prepare your manuscript according to the Biological Psychiatry guidelines, including formatting, length, and referencing style.
  • Submission: Submit your manuscript through the journal's online submission system.

Biological Psychiatry FAQ

is journal indexed in PubMed?

Yes, the journal is indexed in PubMed.

is journal indexed in Scopus?

Yes, the journal is indexed in Scopus.

is journal indexed in UGC?

Yes, the journal is indexed in UGC.

is journal indexed in Index Copernicus?

No, the journal is not indexed in Index copernicus.

is a predatory journal?

No, journal is not a predatory journal.

What is the Imptact Factor of Biological Psychiatry?

The Impact Factor of the Journal is 10.6.

What is the Ranking of the Journal?

The Ranking of the Journal is 412.

is journal peer reviewed?

Yes the journal is a peer-reviewed journal.

is Biological Psychiatry a good journal?

Yes the journal is a peer-reviewed journal and good to publish your paper.

What is Biological Psychiatry?

Biological Psychiatry (BP) is a scholarly journal dedicated to publishing research in the field of Neuroscience. Elsevier is the publisher of this esteemed journal.

is Biological Psychiatry open access?

Yes, Biological Psychiatry is a open access (Hybrid) journal.

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