About the scientific journal «Morfologičeskie vedomosti – Morphological Newsletter»
The journal «Morfologicheskie vedomosti – Morphological Newsletter» publishes scientific articles in the field of anatomy of human and of animals, cell biology, histology, embryology, experimental morphology, anthropology and of other related areas of biomedical science, information on scientific events, official documents and materials of SMSAHE.
The journal publishes the following types of materials: scientific reviews (of up to 10 pages), original research (5-8 pages), short messages (up to 3 pages), research methods (5-8 pages), reviews of books, of monographs, of textbooks and of benefits, the jubilee and commemorative materials, obituaries, official papers and documents.
Field of research results, published in the journal corresponds to the ciphers of the international UDC 611 - anatomy and comparative anatomy, 572.5 – somatology, 572.7 - morphology; to codes of the State Rubricator of Scientific and Technical Information of the Russian Federation 34.21.00 - embryology, 34.19.00 - cytology, 34.37.15 - morphological anthropology, 34.41.00 - morphology of human and animals; to physiological group (03.03.00) and biomedical group (14.03.00) of specialties of the uniform nomenclature of scientific specialties of the High Attestation Commission (HAC) of Ministry of Education and Science of Russia. The journal has been included in all editions of the List of peer-reviewed scientific periodicals of HAC of Ministry of Education and Science of Russia, which should be published results of dissertations for the degree of the candidate and the degree of doctor of science.
The journal is registered in the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media of the Russian Federation under the number PI - 77-15905, as well as in the international center of registration of periodicals CIEPS-ISSN International Centre (Paris, France) - ISSN 1812-3171. The subscription index of journal on catalogs of Agency «Rospechat’» «Gazety. Zhurnaly» - 83223. Constitutors of the journal are the Russian Scientific Medical Society of Anatomists, Histologists and Embryologists (Moscow) and non-state Medical University "REAVIZ" (Samara).
The journal was founded in 1993 on the initiative of President of SMSAHE Professor Lev Kolesnikov and Corresponding Member of RAMS, Professor Boris Nikityuk (1933-1998). Currently, the journal is the official of scientific, informational, scientific and organizational publication of the Scientific Medical Society of Anatomists, Histologists and Embryologists of Russia.
The Editorial Board consists of 23 highly qualified morphologists that are members of the Board, of the Council and the heads of major regional branches of the society, among which 3 Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2 Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 18 Doctors of Sciences, Professors of relevant scientific fields in the profile of the journal. Members of the editorial board also are members of Russian's and internationals professional communities of experts-morphologists, of the National Nomenclature Commission of the International Committee on Anatomical Terminology, also they are members of most famous of foreign professional societies of anatomists, are heads of academic institutes and higher medical educational institutions, members of the dissertation councils.
The Editorial Board works in close collaboration with the members of the Editorial Council, which is composed of 18 observers and reviewers of journal, they are world's leading Experts in the field of human anatomy and cell biology, including representatives of the international organizations - of the International Federation of Anatomical Associations - IFAA, of the European Federation Experimental Morphology - EFEM, of the largest national professional associations of anatomists.
The journal is indexed and abstracted in over than 30 scientometric bibliographic and information databases of main Russian national indexers, including the National Library of Russia, the Russian State Library, the Russian State Scientific Medical Library and the Russian Science Citation Index (RISC). The journal is also indexed and abstracted in Catalog of the National Medical Library of USA, CrossRef, Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, WorldCat® OCLC, German Electronic Journal Library (EZB), China Knowledge Resource Integrated Database (CNKI), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors etc. The Editorial Board conducts successful negotiations about indexation in the database Pubmed of the National Library of Medicine of USA.
The journal has a bilingual (Russian and English) web-site on the platform of the founder of the journal - SMSAHE, for English-speaking authors also RSS news feed for operational information.
Since 2016 to all publications of the journal will be assigned DOI (digital object identifier) of the Agency CrossRef (USA).
The journal is published on the relevant to all international technical requirements high-level polygraphic base for the publication of scientific journals containing color illustrations of anatomical and microscopic preparations in Samara (Russia) in the Publishing of the non-state Medical University «REAVIZ» (Samara, Russia).