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Brain and Nerves

Online ISSN: 2515-012X


Brain and Nerves is a bimonthly, open access, peer-reviewed journal which considers manuscripts on all aspects of brain and nerves.

Manuscripts may take the form of original empirical research, critical reviews of the literature, brief commentaries, meeting reports, case reports, innovations in clinical practice, letters, and drug clinical trial studies.

JBN offers an open access platform for publishing the most exciting researches to the authors in academia, industry and neuroscientific community on various fields including systems neuroscience, cognition, brain diseases. It aims to publish novel work that advances our insight into neurodegeneration mechanisms, neurological diseases and neuropsychiatric disorders, interdisciplinary investigations of nervous system structure and function.

JBN welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.jbn@oatext.com

Please, follow the Instructions for Authors. In the cover letter add the name and e-mail address of 5 proposed reviewers (we can choose them or not).

Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by JBN, is properly cited.

Editor in chief


Will be updated soon.

Editorial Board


Panchanan Maiti

Department of Psychology
Central Michigan University
USA

Omar M.E. Abdel-Salam

Professor
Department of Toxicology, Narcotics
National Research Center
Egypt

Kebin Zeng

Professor
Department of Neurology
First Hospital of Chongqing Medical University
China


Liam Chen

Assistant Professor, Neuropathologist
Department of Pathology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
USA

Pratik Yashvant Chhatbar

Instructor Department of Neurology
Medical University of South Carolina
USA

Jiandi Wan

Adjunct Assistant ProfessorCenter for Translational Neuromedicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
USA


Henrique C.S. Muela

Assistant professor
Department of Physiology
Agostinho Neto University
Angola

Giuseppe Sorrentino

Professor
Department of Neurological Sciences
University of Naples Parthenope
Italy

Anne Vejux

Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular and Cellular Biology
France


Bing Chun Yan

Associate professor
Department of Traditional Chinese and clinical medicine
Yangzhou University
China

Yıldız Degirmenci

Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
Duzce University
Turkey

Yoshiaki Kikuchi

Professor
Research Center of Language, Brain and Genetics
Graduate School of Tokyo Metropolitan University
Japan


Giuseppe Lanza

Assistant Professor
Department of of Neurology
Kore University of Enna
Italy

Victor Emanuilov Manolov

Assistant Professor
Department of Clinical laboratory and clinical immunology
Alexandrovska” Hospital
Bulgaria

Mykola Salkov

Professor
Department of Spinal Surgery
Dnipropetrovsk regional hospital
Ukraine


Kempuraj Duraisamy

Assistant Research
Professor Department of Neurology
Center for Translational Neuroscience
University of Missouri
USA

Alberto Maud

Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso
USA

Xingguang Luo

Associate Research Scientist
Departments of Biostatistics and Psychiatry
Yale School of Medicine
USA


Sergey M. Zimatkin

Professor
Department of Histology, Cytology and Embryology
Grodno State Medical University
Belarus

Sarunas Augustis

Assistant professor
Department of Neurology
Prime Medical Consulting
Lithuania

Divpreet Kaur

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Penn State Hershey Medical Center
USA


Amit Kumar

Burke Medical Research Institute
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
USA

In Press

Volume 1, Issue 2


Synaptophysin and glutamate decarboxylase expression in the rat cerebellum structures in cholestasis

Sergey V Emelyanchik Olga A Karnyushko Sergey M Zimatkin

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

July 25, 2017


The development of the internal pyramidal layer neurons of the brain parietal cortex in rats after prenatal alcohol exposure

Sergey M Zimatkin Lizaveta I Bon

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

August 31, 2017


Titrimetric and parallel voltammetric sensitivity to heroin metabolism in brain

Francesco Crespi

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

September 04, 2017


Impact of hypertension on cognitive performance in individuals with high level of education

Henrique CS Muela Valeria A Costa-Hong Mônica S Yassuda Natália C Moraes Claudia M Memória Thiago A Macedo Michel F Machado Edson Bor-Seng-Shu Ayrton R Massaro Ricardo Nitrini Luiz A Bortolotto

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

September 08, 2017


Current Issue

Volume 1, Issue 1


The-oxidative-modification-of-lipids-and-proteins-and-neutral-lipid-contents-at-experimentally-induced-parkinsons-disease

Laura Hovsepyan Gayane Ghazaryan Hasmik Zanginyan Gayane Zakaryan

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

March 27, 2017


The relationship between thyroid hormone levels and cognitive functions in Graves’ disease might be influenced by a history of mild traumatic brain injury

Marika C Moller Aniko Bartfai Angelique Floter Radestad Catharina Nygren de Boussard Jan Calissendorff

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 17, 2017


Brain and nerves inaugural editorial

Henrique C.S. Muela

Editorial-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 21, 2017


Kinetics of rat CSD-C2 binding to H3.3 RNA

Saladino P Gygax D Spies P Schiera G Di Liegro I Di Liegro CM

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 24, 2017


Maternal alcohol intake induces dramatic ultrastructural changes in offspring brain cortex neurons

Sergey M. Zimatkin Lizaveta I. Bon

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 24, 2017


Monitoring in vivo and in real time the influence of selective antisense on GABAA receptors in rat brain

Francesco Crespi

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 27, 2017


Archive


Volume 1
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The-oxidative-modification-of-lipids-and-proteins-and-neutral-lipid-contents-at-experimentally-induced-parkinsons-disease

Laura Hovsepyan Gayane Ghazaryan Hasmik Zanginyan Gayane Zakaryan

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

March 27, 2017


The relationship between thyroid hormone levels and cognitive functions in Graves’ disease might be influenced by a history of mild traumatic brain injury

Marika C Moller Aniko Bartfai Angelique Floter Radestad Catharina Nygren de Boussard Jan Calissendorff

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 17, 2017


Brain and nerves inaugural editorial

Henrique C.S. Muela

Editorial-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 21, 2017


Kinetics of rat CSD-C2 binding to H3.3 RNA

Saladino P Gygax D Spies P Schiera G Di Liegro I Di Liegro CM

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 24, 2017


Maternal alcohol intake induces dramatic ultrastructural changes in offspring brain cortex neurons

Sergey M. Zimatkin Lizaveta I. Bon

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 24, 2017


Monitoring in vivo and in real time the influence of selective antisense on GABAA receptors in rat brain

Francesco Crespi

Research Article-Brain and Nerves (JBN)

April 27, 2017


Submit Manuscript


JBN welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.jbn@oatext.com

Publication Charges


Brain and Nerves is an Open Access journal and we do not charge the end user when accessing a manuscript or any article. This allows the scientific community to view, download, distribution of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited, under the term of "Creative Commons Attribution License". In line with other open access journals we provide a flat fee submission structure on the acceptance of a peer-reviewed article which covers in part the entirety of the publication pathway (the article processing charge). The process includes our maintenance, submission and peer review systems and international editing, publication and submission to global indexing and tracking organisations and archiving to allow instant access to the whole article and associated supplementary documents. We also have to ensure enough investment to secure a sustainable model which ethically, legally and financially stable.

The publication charges for Brain and Nerves are USD 1600/ GBP 690.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Why are your charges set at these levels?

All articles published in OA Text are open access. Open Access publishing implies that all readers, anywhere in the world, are allowed unrestricted to full text of articles, immediately on publication in OA Text Journals. The Article Publication Charges pay for the editorial and production costs of the journal, for hosting the website, publishing articles online, preparing HTML , PDF and XML versions of the articles and submitting the articles in electronic citation database like CrossRef.

Our financial goals are to:

  • Recover capitalization costs;
  • Produce sufficient revenue to allow for a sustainable and scalable publishing program, under continuous development;
  • Bend the publication-charge cost downward over time.

Who will pay the APC?

Corresponding author or Co-authors has to make the payment on acceptance of the article.

What type of articles are published for free?

Editorials, letters, comments, retractions, etc. will be published for free of charge. APC is applicable for the article types like Research, Review, Mini review, Case Reports, opinions etc.

When should I pay?

Corresponding author or the paying institutions should arrange for the payment once they are notified regarding acceptance of the article. APC is exempted for cases in which a wavier agreement has been made in-prior to submission.

*We request an immediate attention towards the payment as the articles will not be published unless the charges have been paid.

How do I pay?

Authors or institutions can make payments by two modes as per their convenience.

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Note: No taxes are included in this charge, taxes will be applicable as per the policies of the country of the payee. Additional transaction charges may be levied on the author.

Can I be eligible for wavier on APC?

The waiver request will be considered on a case-by-case basis, and will be provided accordingly.

*The Waiver requests must be made during the submission process and will not be accepted after  processing of the manuscript.

Do I have to pay if my manuscript is rejected?

No, Article processing charges will not be applicable for articles rejected by the Editorial office.

Withdrawal Charges

Are reprints of my article included in the article processing charges (APCs)?

No, Article processing charges (APCs) do not include the charges for the reprints. Reprints facility is optional and should be order separately.