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Bioscientifica pilots platinum open access

Bioscientifica has today launched a platinum open access scheme for members of the Society for Endocrinology and European Society of Endocrinology.

EDM Case Reports indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index

Bioscientifica's open access case reports database, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Case Reports, has been accepted for indexing in Thomson Reuters’ Emerging Sources Citation Index. 

Bioscientifica reports Impact Factor growth

Bioscientifica has today reported significant growth in the Impact Factors of its biomedical journals in the latest Journal Citation Reports (JCR).

Endocrine Connections is now indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded

Bioscientifica has announced that its open access journal, Endocrine Connections, is now fully indexed in Thomson Reuters’ Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) databases.

Bioscientifica collaborates with Kudos to help authors explain research

Bioscientifica has become one of six publishers collaborating with Kudos — the award-winning discovery driving service — on a pilot which helps authors add plain language explanations of their articles during submission.

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Press releases

Just six months of frequent exercise improves men’s sperm quality

Sedentary men who start exercising between three and five times per week improve their sperm counts and other measures of sperm quality in just a few months, according to a new study published today in Reproduction.

Consuming more than two soft drinks a day can double risk of diabetes

Drinking more than two soft drinks per day – whether sugary or artificially sweetened – can double the risk of developing two types of diabetes, according to a new study published today in the European Journal of Endocrinology.

 

Age-related scarring in ovaries may explain reproductive decline

Women may be losing their ability to produce healthy eggs later in life due to excessive scarring – or fibrosis - and inflammation in their ovaries, according to a study in mice published today in Reproduction. These findings could pave the way for new treatments that delay ovarian ageing.

Happy cows make more nutritious milk

Daily infusions with a chemical commonly associated with feelings of happiness were shown to increase calcium levels in the blood of Holstein cows and the milk of Jersey cows that had just given birth. The results, published in the Journal of Endocrinology, could lead to a better understanding of how to improve the health of dairy cows, and keep the milk flowing.

Third of pregnant women iron deficient; risk thyroid-related pregnancy complications

A third of pregnant women have iron deficiency, putting them at increased risk of having a thyroid disorder and suffering complications such as miscarriages and preterm births. These are the conclusions of a new study published today in European Journal of Endocrinology.

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