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Frontiers announces launch of new open-access journal, Frontiers in Chemistry


Frontiers is pleased to announce the launch of its new online, open-access journal in Chemistry: Frontiers in Chemistry.

Frontiers has profoundly changed the academic publishing model by overcoming the restrictions posed by traditional journals through its rigorous real-time interactive peer-review and social networking platform. Based on its success over the last four years, Frontiers is branching out into new scientific and medical fields, adding to its collection of 13 existing online journals, including Frontiers in Genetics, Frontiers in Psychology and Frontiers in Microbiology.

Frontiers in Chemistry is the second of these new journals to go live, initially with five specialty sections covering a range of specialist topics and more sections will complement this list soon:

  • Frontiers in Analytical Chemistry (Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Huangxian Ju)

  • Frontiers in Chemical Biology (Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Nicos A Petasis)

  • Frontiers in Green and Environmental Chemistry (Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Steve Suib)

  • Frontiers in Inorganic Chemistry (Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Jean-Claude Bunzli)

  • Frontiers in Microbiological Chemistry (Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Bradley M. Tebo & Ariel Anbar)

Frontiers in Chemistry will publish high-quality and rigorously peer-reviewed papers, where authors retain copyright to their work and reach an international audience through its open-access model and unique evaluation system.

The Specialties of Frontiers in Chemistry welcome the following article types: Book Review, Classification, Clinical Case Study, Clinical Trial, CPC, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Review, Specialty Grand Challenge and Technology Report.


For more information, please visit the Frontiers in Chemistry website:

About Frontiers

Frontiers is a community-oriented open access scholarly publisher established in 2007 in Switzerland, founded by scientists out of a collective desire for a publishing platform that empowers academic communities across all of academia to steer the evolution of research communication into the 21st century with state of the art IT strategies. Frontiers has become one of the fastest-growing scholarly publishers, with its journals publishing around 500 peer-reviewed articles every month, which receive over 4 million monthly views. Frontiers journals are supported by over 25,000 editors and reviewers around the world, and have formed partnerships with international organizations such as the Max Planck Society and the International Union of Immunological Societies (IUIS). For more information, please go to

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