EXCLI Journal publishes original research reports, authoritative reviews and case reports of experimental and clinical sciences.

EXCLI Journal (eISSN 1611-2156) is particularly keen to keep a broad view of science and technology, and therefore welcomes papers which bridge disciplines and may not suit the narrow specialism of other journals. Although the general emphasis is on biological sciences, studies from the following fields are explicitly encouraged:

Immunology, toxicology, ergonomics, neurosciences, psychology, occupational medicine, clinical and preclinical studies, drug development, pharmacology, environmental health, chemistry including analytical chemistry, biochemistry, cell biology, genetics, forensic medicine, oncology and cancer research, proteomics, systems biology, hepatology and gastroenterology, aging research, psychiatric research, behavioral sciences.

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2021-10-19

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New Impact Factor

2021-07-01

Excli Journal Impact Factor 2020 increased to 4.068 and 73.66% JIF percentile in the Biology Sci category.

The Immediacy Index jumped to 1.596. EXCLI Journal is rapidly attracting citations.

A big thank you to all authors and contributors, reviewers and the EXCLI team! Only together this is possible!

Vol. 20 (2021)

Published continuously

Published: 2021-01-04

Synergistic effects of metformin and curcumin on cytotoxicity of chemotherapy drugs using a gastric cancer cell line model

Authors: Ehsan Zarei, Youssof Sefidi-Heris, Iraj Saadat
Pages: 1488-1498
Published: 2021-10-11
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Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)

Induction of cell apoptosis by biliverdin reductase inhibitor in MCF-7 and MDA-MB-468 breast cancer cell lines

Experimental and in silico studies

Authors: Seyedeh Zahra Shahrokhi, Fatemeh Soghra Karami Tehrani, Siamak Salami
Pages: 1502-1516
Published: 2021-10-21
Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)

The laboratory rat

Age and body weight matter

Authors: Asghar Ghasemi, Sajad Jeddi, Khosrow Kashfi
Pages: 1431-1445
Published: 2021-09-23
Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)

Natural sweetener Stevia rebaudiana

Functionalities, health benefits and potential risks

Authors: Victoria Peteliuk, Lesia Rybchuk, Maria Bayliak, Kenneth B. Storey, Oleh Lushchak
Pages: 1412-1430
Published: 2021-09-22
Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)

A case of pulmonary tuberculosis with hemoptysis from a peripheral pulmonary aneurysm

Authors: Kodai Furuyama, Noriyuki Hirama, Shigeyuki Fukushima, Minoru Inage, Hiroki Ota, Kento Sato, Keiko Yamauchi, Masamichi Sato, Akira Igarashi, Sumito Inoue, Masafumi Watanabe
Pages: 1482-1485
Published: 2021-10-04
Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)

Manual therapy and exercise for patients with cluster headache

Authors: Lucía de-la-Puente-Ranea, Alfonso Gil-Martínez, Óscar Rodríguez-López, Pablo González-Gutiérrez, María Ángeles Mangas-Guijarro, Gonzalo Navarro-Fernández
Pages: 948-955
Published: 2021-05-25
Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)

COVID-19 infection and tobacco smoking

Authors: Tomoyuki Kawada
Pages: 1486-1487
Published: 2021-10-07
Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)

Sex ratio at birth in COVID-19 era

a report from Iran

Authors: Mostafa Saadat
Pages: 1499-1501
Published: 2021-10-13
Issue: Vol. 20 (2021)
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