Acta Materia Medica provides an open platform for rapid publication of the latest findings, approaches, and viewpoints related to all related areas of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences, including, but are not limited to, pharmacology, toxicology, pharmaceutics, medicinal chemistry, natural products, pharmacognosy, pharmaceutical analysis, pharmacokinetics, clinical pharmacy, pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacoeconomics and pharmacy management.

Acta Materia Medica welcomes the submission of research articles, review articles, databases, minireviews, commentaries, editorials, short communications, case report articles, and study protocols.

Coverage includes:

  • Pathophysiology of important diseases and disease vectors
    • Novel therapeutic strategies
    • Novel methodologies facilitating the search for therapies
    • High-throughput screening, combinatorial chemistry, parallel synthesis and library design
    • 3D Structures and functions of therapeutic targets
    • Structural biological studies of relevant ligands and targets
    • Discovery, design and synthesis of biologically active agents, including natural products, therapeutic macromolecules
    • Drug delivery
    • ADME/Toxicology
    • Advances in key compound classes and therapeutic areas
    • Omics in pharmaceutical sciences
    • Biological databases, web-based software for pharmaceutical sciences
    • Studies of biological activity or mode of action
    • Structure-activity correlations of drugs
    • Development of new imaging and diagnostic tools
    • Computational studies the SAR of compounds, target informatics
    • Business strategy for pharmaceutical industry
    • Clinical research and trials, meta-analysis
    • Management, commercial and regulatory issues in pharmaceutical R&D
    • Other aspects of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences

Acta Materia Medica subscribes fully to the COPE code of conduct and best practice for journal editors ensuring that our editors are accountable for everything published in our journal. Our readers will always be informed about how the research is funded and our relationships with authors, reviewers and editorial board members will be influenced by COPE recommendations.

Funded By

Owner: College of Pharmacy, Fujian University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Contact: Dr. Wei Xu, No.1 Qiuyang Road, Minhou, Fuzhou 350122, China


Tel: +86-591-22861322

Acta Materia Medica journal publishes as an online gold open access journal.

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Acta Materia Medica Editorial Office

Address: 806 Xiexin Plaza, 99 Si’an Street, Suzhou Industrial Park, Suzhou, China


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The journal is published by Compuscript Ltd.

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Open Access

Acta Materia Medica publishes as a platinum open access journal. This means that permanent and free access to published scientific works for readers and no publication fees for the authors – it is 100% free. See full licencing and copyright information here.

Article Types Published

Acta Materia Medica publishes research articles, review articles, mini reviews, commentaries, editorials, short communications, case report articles and study protocols.