• About the Journal

    Aims and Scope

    Exploration of Neuroprotective Therapy (eISSN 2769-6510), a peer-reviewed, open access online journal. The journal publishes papers of the highest quality and significance in all areas related to Neurodegeneration/Neuroprotection/Neurorestoration, including authoritative assays on regulatory challenges. Priority is given to work providing translational advances, fundamental insights, authoritative opinions and novel perspectives. Both central and peripheral nervous systems are of interest to the journal. Appropriate topics include, but are not limited to, mechanisms of neurodegeneration, mechanisms of neuroprotection, neuron-glia interactions, pharmacological interventions in vivo and in vitro, evaluation of current therapies, therapeutic targets, epidemiological approaches, biomarkers, imaging and diagnostic tools for assessing neuroprotection, brain drug penetrance and brain drug metabolism, natural products, non-pharmacological therapies including deep brain stimulation, and herbal-basedtherapy, gene therapy approaches, antioxidants as neuroprotectants, regulatory challenges in approving neuroprotective drugs/interventions.

    Publication Frequency

    Exploration of Neuroprotective Therapy is a bimonthly journal and published in February, April, June, August, October, December. All accepted articles will be published "Online First" immediately after production, and will be officially published in a coming issue. Readers can access the content as quickly as possible, and the paper can be cited immediately.

    Open Access

    The journal provides immediate open access to all published content. Everyone can enjoy free and unrestricted use of these published content under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY) license. More information can be found at Open Access.

    Peer Review

    The journal adopts a single-blind peer review. Except for some Editorials released by the Editors, all manuscripts will undergo a strict review to assess their novelty, validity and significance, etc. More information can be found at Peer Review and Peer Review Guidelines. For the whole editorial process, please refer to Editorial Process.

    Permanent Archive

    To ensure long-term digital preservation, all the published articles will be archived on Portico platform. Authors are encouraged to deposit their articles in PubMed Central and Europe PubMed Central, or other appropriate funding body's archive.

    Owner

    The journal is owned and published by Open Exploration Publishing.