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eCM (Eur Cell Mater /ecells & materials)
published by AO Foundation
(Not-for-profit foundation)

eCM provides an interdisciplinary forum for publication of preclinical research, including the field of tissue engineering & regenerative medicine in the musculoskeletal field (Trauma, Maxillofacial (including dental), Spine and Orthopaedics) . Scope.
eCM Impact Factor 2015 4.560. Five year Impact Factor 5.680

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eCM is recruiting a production editor to be based in Davos with options from 60% and upwards in work time- if you are interested please see our job advert.

The current Impact Factor released in June 2016 by JCR (Thompson Reuters) for eCM was wrongly calculated. JCR has investigated and updated the article counts in the JCR Notices file - Citation metrics published in this section can be considered official JCR data.
eCM Total citations: 2798, eCM Immediacy Index: 0.653.
eCM Journal Impact Factor: 4.560, 5-Year Impact Factor: 5.680


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