Welcome to World Journal of Diabetes


The World Journal of Diabetes (WJD) is a leading academic journal devoted to reporting the latest, cutting-edge research progress and findings of basic research and clinical practice in the field of diabetes.  It was launched on March 15, 2010 and is published biweekly (24 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.


We encourage diabetologists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJD describing their original basic or clinical research findings that are of high academic value and which report new diagnostic techniques or summarize their treatment experiences.


The usual times related to all publication processes of the WJD are as follows: (1) From manuscript receipt to peer-review: 2-4 weeks; (2) From initial manuscript acceptance, with revisions, to return of the revised manuscript from the authors: 4-5 weeks; (3) From return of the revised manuscript from the authors to final acceptance: 1-2 weeks; (4) From final acceptance to an article in press: 2 days; and (5) From article in press designation to formal release of the electronic version and all online documentation: 2-9 weeks. The WJD’s acceptance rate: 57%. Submit here >>

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Bernard Cheung, PhD, Professor; Lu Qi, MD, PhD, Associate Professor; Jingbo Zhao, PhD, Associate Professor


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Contents Volume 7  Issue 9  May 10, 2016
Positive evidence for vitamin A role in prevention of type 1 diabetes  
Somaye Yosaee, Maryam Akbari Fakhrabadi, Farzad Shidfar
World J Diabetes 7(9):177-188. Published online May 10, 2016. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v7.i9.177
Neuroendocrine hormone amylin in diabetes  
Xiao-Xi Zhang, Yan-Hong Pan, Yan-Mei Huang, Hai-Lu Zhao
World J Diabetes 7(9):189-197. Published online May 10, 2016. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v7.i9.189