Journal History

2012 The inaugural issue was released. Antibodies was published as a quarterly journal.
2014 Antibodies was indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) - Web of Science (Clarivate Analytics).
2019 Antibodies was indexed in PubMed and PubMed Central (PMC).
2021 Antibodies was indexed in Scopus (Elsevier).

Antibodies received its first CiteScore (2021) of 0.9.

Antibodies established the following sections:
Antibody Discovery and Engineering;
Antibody-Based Therapeutics
Antibody-Based Diagnostics
Humoral Immunity


Antibodies received its first Impact Factor 4.7, ranked 2/16 in the category “Immunology” in ESCI.

Antibodies received its second CiteScore (2022) of 9.6.


2011–2014 Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Tomohiro Kurosaki
2014–2022 Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Dimiter S. Dimitrov
2022–present Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Arne Skerra

Section Editor-in-Chief

2022–present Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Linqi Zhang for the section on Humoral Immunity
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