About the Journal

Journal of Sichuan University (Medical Science Edition) is a comprehensive peer-reviewed open-access medical scientific journal sponsored by the Sichuan University, a higher education institution directly subordinated to the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China. The journal was originally founded in 1959 under the name Journal of Sichuan Medical College. Subsequently, the journal was renamed once in 1986 as the Journal of West China University of High Sciences and again in 2003 as the Journal of Sichuan University (Medical Sciences). Journal of Sichuan University (Medical Sciences), a bimonthly academic journal publishing peer-reviewed research in the field of medicine in general, it is distributed among readers in China and some other countries.

Journal of Sichuan University (Medical Science Edition) is listed among the main scientific journals in the “Guide to China’s Exceptional Journals” published by the Peking University Library. It is identified as one of the authoritative Chinese scientific journals in the evaluation report of Research Center for Chinese Science Evaluation (RCCSE). The journal is indexed in MEDLINE/PubMed, and databases compiled by the US National Library of Medicine, Biological Abstracts (BA), Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) of the American Chemical Society, Elsevier’s Excerpta Medica (Embase), Abstract Journal (AJ) published by the All-Russian Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (VINITI), Chinese Science Citation Database (CSCD), Chinese Science and Technology Paper and Citation Database (CSTPCD), China Biology Medicine disc (CBMdisc), Chinese Biomedical Literature Database, Chinese Medical Current Content (CMCC) ), China Academic Journal Full-Text Database of China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), Chinese Academic Journal (CD), China Online Journals, a created by Wanfang Data, and others

In the past decade, various foundations, including the National Natural Science Foundation of China and the China Medical Board of New York Corporation, supported the large amounts of the articles published in the journal, and authors from the universities and institutes in China, as well as those from the USA, the Netherlands, Canada, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, and Germany contributed these articles.

Our Editor in Chief, Prof. WEI Yu-quan, Academian of the Chinese Academy of Sciences who is devoting himself to biotherapy of human diseases. Our editorial committee members are the pioneers in the academic fields, research programs, and scientific activities in the West China Center of Medical Sciences of Sichuan University, and some of them are well-known in the fields of biomedical science and engineering.

With the editorial committee 's guidance, we got honor by our exertion and perseverance. We enjoyed the 1989 first Grade Award of Excellent Quality for Editing the Universiy Journal, the 1990 and 1993 First Grade Awards for Excellent Scintific and Techonol Journal in Sichuan Province, the 1997 First Grade National Award for Excellent Scientific and Technological Journal, the 1999 First Nominated Award for Journals in China, the 2002 Awards for One-hundred Outstanding Journals in China., and the 2006 to 2012 National Outstanding Scientific and Technological University Journal in the Ministry of Education.


Sponsored by: Sichuan University.


  • Address: 17, Section 3, Renmin Nanlu, Chengdu, Sichuan, 610041, People's Republic of China China
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About Journal
Journal of Sichuan University (Medical Edition) is a comprehensive medical academic journal sponsored by Sichuan University, a high school directly under the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China. The purpose of this journal is to reflect the medical and health scientific research achievements of Sichuan University and domestic medical scientific research achievements and academic level, to carry out domestic and foreign academic exchanges, and to promote the development of medical and health services.
ISSN 1672-173X (Online)
  • Email: mailbox@jsu-mse.com
  • Phone: 028-85501320
  • Website: jsu-mse.com
  • Address: 17, Section 3, Renmin Nanlu, Chengdu,
    Sichuan, 610041, People's Republic of China