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Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Editor: W. Daniel Stamer, PhD

ISSN: 1080-7683 • Online ISSN: 1557-7732 • 10 Issues Annually

Current Volume: 31

Latest Impact Factor* is 1.420

*2013 Journal Citation Reports® published by Thomson Reuters, 2014

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Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics is the only multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal providing basic and clinical research about biopharmaceuticals that have the potential to prevent, treat, and/or diagnose ocular diseases and disorders. The Journal delivers the latest discoveries in the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of biopharmaceuticals for the treatment of ophthalmic disorders.

Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics coverage includes:

  • Glaucoma
  • Cataracts
  • Retinal degeneration
  • Proliferative disorders of the eye
  • Ocular infection, trauma, and toxicology
  • Ocular drug delivery and biotransformation
  • Ocular pharmacotherapy/clinical trials
  • Gene therapy
  • Ocular metabolic disorders
  • Ocular ischemia and blood flow
  • Ocular inflammatory and immune disorders
  • Eyes on Drug Discovery - written by Gary D. Novack, PhD, featuring the latest updates on drug and device pipeline developments as well as policy/regulatory changes by the FDA

Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics is under the editorial leadership of W. Daniel Stamer, PhD, Duke University; and his Associate Editors: Uday Kompella, PhD, University of Colorado Denver, Drug Delivery; Michael Niesman, PhD, MingSight Pharmaceuticals, Retinal Pharmacology; Naj A. Sharif, PhD, Alcon Research Ltd., Pre-clinical Ocular Pharmacology; Michael E. Stern, PhD, Allergan, Inc., Ocular Surface Pharmacology; Carol B. Toris, PhD, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Aqueous Humor Dynamics; and an editorial board of leading experts. View the entire editorial board.

Audience: Ophthalmologists, retinal cell biologists, and ocular disease specialists and researchers, among others

Society Affiliation

The Official Journal of the Association for Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics

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MEDLINE; PubMed; PubMed Central; Current Contents®/Life Sciences; Science Citation Index Expanded; Biological Abstracts; BIOSIS Previews; Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition; Prous Science Integrity®; Derwent Drug File; EMBASE/Excerpta Medica; Scopus; ProQuest; CAB Abstracts; Global Health; Derwent Publications Abstracts

The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.