Aims and Scope

Biomolecules & Therapeutics (Biomolecules & Therapeutics) (Print ISSN 1976-9148, Online ISSN 2005-4483) is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal that covers pharmacological and toxicological fields related to bioactive molecules and therapeutics. It was launched in 1993 as "The Journal of Applied Pharmacology (ISSN 1225-6110)", and renamed "Biomolecules & Therapeutics" (Biomol Ther: abbreviated form) in 2008 (Volume 16, No. 1). It is published bimonthly in January, March, May, July, September and November. All manuscripts should be creative, informative, and contribute to the development of new drugs. Articles in the following categories are published: review articles and research articles.

The articles published in this journal are indexed and/or abstracted in: Science Citation Index Expanded®, PubMed/PubMed Central® (PMC), Korea Citation Index (KCI), BIOSIS Previews®, Biological Abstracts® (Thomson ISI), and SCOPUS (Elsevier).

Each article is made available under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License ( which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

All manuscripts must be submitted online through the Biomolecules & Therapeutics e-submission system at Electronic files of manuscript contents must be uploaded at the website.

Editorial matters should be addressed:
Editor-in-Chief Chang-Hoon Lee
College of Pharmacy, Dongguk University, 32 Dongguk-ro, Goyang 10326, Republic of Korea

Annual Subscription Rates
The annual subscription rates for this journal are USD100 (KRW100,000) for institutional members, USD50 (KRW50,000) for professional members, and USD10 (KRW10,000) for student members. Membership in the society is on a calendar year basis from January through December. All orders should be made payable to the Korean Society of Applied Pharmacology.


Current Issue

01 March 2024 Volume 32,
Number 2, pp. 171~265