Problems of Virology (Voprosy Virusologii)

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ISSN: 0507-4088

Russian Academy of Sciences
OAO Izdatelstvo Meditsina
Launch Year: 1956
Frequency: 6 issues per year

The journal is included in the List of Russian peer-reviewed scientific journals recommended by Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science for the publication of main scientific results of dissertations for the degree of Doctor and Candidate of Sciences.

Impact Factor of the Russian Science Citation Index is 0,606

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The Problems of Virology Journal is listed among Russian peer-reviewed scientific journals approved by the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science for Kandidat Nauk and Doktor Nauk Degree Awards*. The journal is included in international data systems and databases. Therefore, the authors are required to make sure that their submission is in strict compliance with the Requirements for manuscripts submitted in journal and publication ethics Statement
*The Russian academic degrees of Kandidat Nauk and Doktor Nauk are equivalent to PhD.

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Editor-in-chief: Lvov Dmitriy Konstantinovich – MD, PhD, Prof., Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of the Department of Ecology of Viruses, Head of Ecology and Epidemiology of Influenza Center, Ivanovsky Institute of Virology, N. F. Gamaleya Scientific Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology (Moscow, Russia)
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The journal focuses on current advances in virology in Russia and the rest of the world. It covers research into viruses and viral diseases in humans, animals, and plants. Emphasis is given to the results of experimental studies on various aspects of general and special virology. The journal also reports on new research methods, teaching techniques, and medical equipment and devices.
The journal promotes the implementation of advances in virology that aim to eliminate and reduce the incidence of infectious diseases and enhance their diagnosis, prevention, and treatment.
To attract the attention of virologists to relevant topics requiring further study, the journal publishes editors’ notes and book reviews. The readership of the journal includes experts in virology (both human health providers and veterinarians), epidemiology, parasitology, pharmacology, biochemistry, and allied healthcare disciplines.  

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Full-text articles are available on the website of the Scientific Electronic Library