About the Journal

Neuroimmunology and Neuroinflammation (NN) is an open access, peer-reviewed and continuously published online journal. NN aims to provide consensus guidelines and standards for neurologists in Asia-Pacific regions as well as offering advanced research outputs and techniques for clinicians and physicians in the field of neuroscience and neurology worldwide.

Aims and Scope

The journal focuses on neuroimmunology and neuroinflammation, and the coverage extends to other basic and clinical studies related to neuroscience, including molecular biology, psychology, pathology, physiology, endocrinology, pharmacology, oncology, etc. Articles of clinical interest and with clinical implications will be given preference. The journal specializes in the publication of articles dealing with epidemiological investigation and consensus guidelines and standards in the Asia-Pacific region. Articles in the following areas are especially welcome:
  • Mechanisms of regulation of the immune and inflammatory response by the central nervous system;
  • Changes in relevant immune and inflammatory reactions at the cellular and molecular level during the development of nervous system diseases;
  • Clinical research on immune and inflammatory diseases of the nervous system.

The journal publishes the following types of articles: Original Article, Review, Guideline, Meta-Analysis, Systematic Review, Editorial, Case report, Commentary, etc. Manuscripts with videos are also welcome.


The journal is owned by OAE Publishing Inc.

Open Access

All articles published by NN are made freely and permanently accessible online immediately from the date of publication. For further information, please refer to Open Access. Articles had been published under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported till October 2017, whereas the Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) was further adopted afterwards. The CC BY allows for maximum dissemination and re-use of open access materials and is preferred by many research funding bodies. Under this license users are free to share (copy, distribute and transmit) and remix (adapt) the contribution for any purposes, even commercially, provided that the users appropriately acknowledge the original authors and the source.
Authors retain the copyright of their works as well as the rights to make certain uses of the works.

Editorial Board

For more information about the editorial team, please refer to Editorial Board.

Editorial Policies

All manuscripts submitted to NN should adhere to OAE's Editorial Policies.

Peer Review

The journal adheres to rigorous peer review process and operates single-blind peer review. For more details, please refer to Editorial Process and Peer Review Guidelines.

Journal Information and Statistics

  • Launch date: June 27, 2014 
  • Publication model: Open access 
  • ISSN 2349-6142 (Online), ISSN 2347-8659 (Print)
  • Digital archive: Portico  
  • Frequency: Continuously published 
  • DOI: 10.20517/2347-8659 
  • Average time from submission to first decision: 45 days 
  • Average time from acceptance to online publication: 15 days 


    All articles published in NN are included in:
  • CAS 
  • Chaoxing "Domain" Publishing Platform 
  • Cite Factor 
  • CNKI 
  • DRJI 
  • EBSCO 
  • Embase
  • Eurasian Scientific Journal Index 
  • Google Scholar 
  • Hinari 
  • JournalGuide 
  • JournalTOCs 
  • J-Gate 
  • ResearchBib
  • Root Indexing 
  • Wanfang Data
  • Worldcat


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