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Welcome to the World Journal of Diabetes

World Journal of Diabetes (WJDWorld J Diabetes) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJD accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJD are high-quality, basic and clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJD is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of diabetes, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJD include Editorial, Opinion Review, Frontier, Review, Minireview, Basic Study, Clinical Research, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2021 Published Issues
9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Editors-in-Chief
  • Lu Cai, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: L0cai001@louisville.edu) Department of Pediatrics, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, United States
  • Md. Shahidul Islam, BSc, MSc, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: islamd@ukzn.ac.za) Department of Biochemistry, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban 4000, South Africa
  • Manfredi Rizzo, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: manfredi.rizzo@unipa.it) Biomedical Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, University of Palermo, Palermo 90127, Italy
  • Jian-Bo Xiao, DPhil, PhD, Full Professor, (E-mail: jianboxiao@yahoo.com) Department of Analytical Chemistry and Food Science, Faculty of Food Science and Technology, University of Vigo, Vigo 36310, Spain
Indexing/Abstracting
The WJD is now abstracted and indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE, also known as SciSearch®), Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, PubMed, PubMed Central, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics

The 2021 Edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2020 impact factor (IF) for WJD as 3.763; IF without journal self cites: 3.684; 5-year IF: 7.348; Journal Citation Indicator: 0.64; Ranking: 83 among 145 journals in endocrinology and metabolism; and Quartile category: Q3.

ISSN
1948-9358 (online)
Review
Minireviews
Massimiliano Veroux, Edoardo Mattone, Matteo Cavallo, Rossella Gioco, Daniela Corona, Alessio Volpicelli, Pierfrancesco Veroux 
World J Diabetes 12(9):1563-1575. Published online Sep 15, 2021. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v12.i9.1563
Meta-Analysis