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The Revista de Ciências Farmacêuticas Básica e Aplicada – RCFBA (Journal of Basic and Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences - JBAPS) (Online ISSN 2179-443X) is an Open Access journal published by Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas, Universidade Estadual Paulista Júlio de Mesquita Filho - UNESP. Articles are published in a continuous publishing model collected in an annual volume.

Mission and Scope 

The journal aims at publishing multidisciplinary and original basic and applied research works from all fields related to the pharmaceutical sciences. Accepted manuscripts will be published in English and contributions must be submitted in English. The journal expects contributions to come from the national and international scientific community.

Editorial Policies

General Policies

RCFBA supports the recommendations of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), the World Association of Medical Editors guidelines on editorial independence, the publication best practices code by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), and the EQUATOR network checklists and advice for good research reporting.

Authors should ensure that manuscripts submitted to the RCFBA have not been previously submitted or published elsewhere. The authors are fully responsible for the content of their papers. The RCFBA uses anti-plagiarism software on received manuscripts.

Article Processing Charges

The journal does not charge submission fees. However, since the publication of the current Editorial Policies, on September 11, 2020, manuscripts that are accepted must collect an Article Processing Change (APC) before they are cleared for publication. The APC values¹ are shown below:

  • 700,00 (BRL) Corresponding authors based in Brazil;
  • 250,00 (USD) Corresponding authors based abroad.

¹ the APC does not include language revision or copyediting services which, if required, are the authors responsibility.

Indexing Sources

  • ROAD: the Directory of Open Access scholarly Resources
  • Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

Journal metrics

  • Qualis CAPE - B3
  • H Index - 14
  • Scopus SJR:

SCImago Journal & Country Rank