BPG is committed to discovery and dissemination of knowledge
Welcome to the World Journal of Translational Medicine

The World Journal of Translational Medicine (WJTM) 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 translational medicine.  It was launched on June 12, 2012 and is published four-monthly (3 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage translational medics worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJTM 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 WJTM 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 WJTM’s acceptance rate: 61%. Submit here >>

2017 Published Issues

Alfonso Duenas-Gonzalez, MD, PhD, Professor; Ruggero Ridolfi, MD, Director


China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI).

Journal Metrics

There is currently no impact factor.


2220-6132 (online)

Gene editing for corneal disease management  
Sudhanshu P Raikwar, Apoorva S Raikwar, Shyam S Chaurasia, Rajiv R Mohan
World J Transl Med 5(1):1-13. Published online Apr 12, 2016. doi: 10.5528/wjtm.v5.i1.1
Potential therapeutic targets from genetic and epigenetic approaches for asthma  
Youming Zhang
World J Transl Med 5(1):14-25. Published online Apr 12, 2016. doi: 10.5528/wjtm.v5.i1.14
New insights in sperm biology: How benchside results in the search for molecular markers may help understand male infertility  
Sara Marchiani, Lara Tamburrino, Monica Muratori, Elisabetta Baldi
World J Transl Med 5(1):26-36. Published online Apr 12, 2016. doi: 10.5528/wjtm.v5.i1.26
Sphingolipid metabolism affects the anticancer effect of cisplatin  
Yu-Lan Li, Ming-Lin Lin, Song-Qing He, Jun-Fei Jin
World J Transl Med 5(1):37-45. Published online Apr 12, 2016. doi: 10.5528/wjtm.v5.i1.37
Naked DNA in cells: An inducer of major histocompatibility complex molecules to evoke autoimmune responses?  
Yuqian Luo, Aya Yoshihara, Kenzaburo Oda, Yuko Ishido, Naoki Hiroi, Koichi Suzuki
World J Transl Med 5(1):46-52. Published online Apr 12, 2016. doi: 10.5528/wjtm.v5.i1.46
Basic Study
Prednisolone inhibits SaOS2 osteosarcoma cell proliferation by activating inducible nitric oxide synthase  
Alessandra Cazzaniga, Jeanette A M Maier, Sara Castiglioni
World J Transl Med 5(1):53-58. Published online Apr 12, 2016. doi: 10.5528/wjtm.v5.i1.53