Journal of Laboratory Physicians
Home About us Ahead of print Current issue Back issues Subscribe Instructions Contact Login 
Wide layoutNarrow layoutPrint this page  Email this page Bookmark this page Small font size Default font size Increase font size 
 

  About Us

  Indian Association of Laboratory Physicians  (www.labphysician.org)

The Indian Association of Laboratory Physicians (IALP) is a professional, literary, non-commercial, organization founded in 1990. It aims at promoting the laboratory sciences in all hemispheres. With the tremendous advancements in clinical care and developments in science, diagnostic branches like Pathology, Microbiology, Immunology, Biochemistry and Radiology have come into forefront in patient management. World over, there has been an increase in patients on life support systems, immunocompromised patients, preterm and geriatric patients, adding a new dimension to the diagnostic Medicine. Today, we need not only highly accurate, user friendly and rapid techniques for diagnosis, but also state of art research activities in diagnostics to supplement the clinical care.

  Journal of Laboratory Physicians  (ISSN - 0974-2727)

The Journal of Laboratory Physicians is a half yearly journal starting from January 2009 (will become quarterly publication from January 2017) , which entertains original communications on all aspects of biomedical research and teaching in laboratory procedures contributing to the advancement of knowledge in all sub-specialties of Diagnostic Medicine. The scope of the Journal allows publication of Original Research papers, Review articles, Recent and Novel Laboratory Procedures, Case Reports , Case Discussions, and Letters to the Editor on any aspect of Diagnostic and Laboratory Medicine including Clinical Biochemistry, Clinical Microbiology (Bacteriology, Mycology, Mycobacteriology, Parasitology and Virology), Clinical Pathology (including Chemical Pathology, Surgical Pathology, Cytopathology, Haematology), Immunology/ Serology including HIV/AIDS, Human and Animal Genetics, Endocrinology and Hormone Assays, Applied Biotechnology, Nuclear Medicine, Molecular Biology and other related disciplines. It shall also include topics of interest on Automation in any branch of Laboratory Medicine.

The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. Articles can be submitted online from www.journalonweb.com/jlp.

 

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, ProQuest, TdNet

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, Index Copernicus, Indian Science Abstracts, IndMed, PubMed Central

Journal Ethics

Wolters Kluwer and Journal/Association are committed to meeting and upholding standards of ethical behavior at all stages of the publication process. We follow closely the industry associations, such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements. For a summary of our specific policies regarding duplicate publication, conflicts of interest, patient consent, etc., please visit www.Medknow.com/EthicalGuidelines.asp

Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing

This is an open access journal, and articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is given and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.

Digital Archiving

Wolters Kluwer Medknow provides for long-term digital preservation through two primary partnerships, Portico and CLOCKSS.

Portico is a leading digital preservation service worldwide. The content is preserved as an archival version and is not publically accessible via Portico, but is provided when required under specific conditions, such as discontinuation of the collection or catastrophic failure of the website.

CLOCKSS will enable any library to maintain their own archive of content from Wolters Kluwer Medknow and other publishers, with minimal technical effort and using cheaply available hardware.

Ahead of Print policy

Articles published online under the Ahead of Print model are considered published and can be cited and quoted using the DOI as the reference source. Wolters Kluwer Medknow has a policy that changes will not be made after publication of an article without following accepted procedures for making corrections to the scientific record.

Advertisements

While advertisements are crucial to this journal to be able to keep all content free for everyone, ethical considerations are in place to ensure the integrity of the journal and its content:

  • "Pop-up" and "banner" ads appear on a random, rotating basis. The advertiser has no control or input over the pages where their ads appear.
  • The Editorial Board has full and final approval over the content of all advertisements.
  • Advertisers will never be shown any manuscripts or other content prior to publication.

    Medknow Publications   Top

  Search 
  The Journal 
  Site Statistics 
  Addresses 
  My Preferences 
  Online Submission 
  Editorial Board 
Submit articles
Email alerts
Join us
Most popular articles
Recommend this journal