Brain Sciences — Open Access Journal of Neuroscience

Brain Sciences (ISSN 2076-3425; CODEN: BSRCCS) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal on neuroscience published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: Indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web of Science), Scopus and other databases. Citations available in PubMed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 26 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 5.2 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2017).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Brain Sciences
Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Neuropsychiatric and Neurological Disease Guest Editor: Marcelo Febo
Deadline: 15 May 2018
Special Issue in Brain Sciences
Sex Differences in the Healthy and Diseased Brain Guest Editors: Joohyung Lee, Rachel Hill
Deadline: 31 May 2018
Special Issue in Brain Sciences
Brain-Computer Interfaces for Human Augmentation Guest Editors: Riccardo Poli, Davide Valeriani, Caterina Cinel
Deadline: 10 June 2018
Special Issue in Brain Sciences
Brain Mechanisms of Sensory Processing Disorder Guest Editor: Alexia E. Metz
Deadline: 30 June 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Brain Sciences
Parkinson’s Disease (PD) Collection Editors: Andrea Loftus, Blake Lawrence

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