Viruses Reaches 2'000 Articles Milestone
Viruses, MDPI's open access virology journal, has published more than 2'000 papers since its inception in 2009. Viruses received an Impact Factor of 3.465 in 2017, which corresponds to rank 11 out of 33 in the JCR category 'Virology'.
Viruses' current CiteScore in Scopus is 3.60. The CiteScore is a ratio between the number of citations in 2016 to papers published 2013–2015 in the numerator and the number of papers published 2013–2015 in the denominator, drawn from Scopus data. This year to date full-text article pages were accessed 50'000 times directly from PubMed.
Our sincere thanks go to the Editor-in-Chief of Viruses, Dr. Eric O. Freed, and the team of distinguished Associate Editors, who ensure the continued significance of the journal.