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IMPACT FACTOR 2015: 0.602
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 0.710

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2015: 0.316
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2015: 0.678
Impact per Publication (IPP) 2015: 0.645

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    Your benefits:
    • Innovative approach to research on helminths
    • State-of-the-art analysis
    • Multidisciplinary research
    • High quality peer-review

    Aims and Scope

    Helminthologia (HELMIN) has been published continuously since 1959. It is the only journal in Central Europe that encompasses the individual and collaborative efforts of scientists working on a variety of subjects associated with human and veterinary helminthology as well as plant nematology. Taking advantage of comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach it still maintains original spirit and is a principal source of fresh scientific information. Addressing the most up-to date topics journal earned its rightful and exceptional place next to the other high-quality scientific serials publishing in its field.

    • Helminths and endoparasites in human and animal hosts
    • Plant parasites of environmental, health and veterinary importance

    Article formats
    Original Research Articles, Reviews and Minireviews, Case Reports, Research Notes, Book Reviews, Letters to Editors, Editorial

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    Type of Publication:
    researchers in the field of human, veterinary medicine and natural science

    Submission of Manuscripts

    Instructions for Authors

    Call for papers
    We kindly invite you to publish original papers related to the helminth taxonomy, systematics, morphology and ultrastructure, genetics, molecular biology, epidemiology and diagnostics, anthelmintic resistance, pharmacology and treatment, ecology and environment and phytonematology. Reviews and minireviews are particularly welcome.

    You can easily submit your manuscript online. Simply go to...
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    Please read Instructions for Authors carefully before submitting the manuscript.

    Your benefits of publishing with us
    • Short turnaround times with rapid online publication
    • Accepted papers are promptly published online ahead-of-print
    • High quality single blind peer-review
    • Worldwide distribution
    • Every article easily discoverable because of SEO and comprehensive abstracting and indexing services
    • Convenient citation tracking via e-mail alert
    • Secure archiving by De Gruyter and the independent archiving service Portico
    • Professional sales and marketing support
    Submission process
    • Submission of your paper via our submission management tool
    • Peer review process (you will be guided through every step)
    • Decision on your paper (6 weeks for submission to first decision)
    • If accepted: you have the option to publish it open access
    • Publication online and in print 4 weeks from acceptance to publication)
    Please note
    • Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise English
    • Licence to Publish must be signed and submitted during the upload of manuscripts at Editorial Manager online submission system office
    • Before submitting your article please have a look at our Publication Ethics Statement and our copyright agreement
    • Our repository policy allows you to distribute 30 PDF copies of your published article to colleagues (the PDF has to include the information that it is an author's copy). Please also feel free to distribute the link to the online abstract.This policy does not apply when Open Access format is available
    • If you have any general questions please visit our FAQ page for authors
    • If you wish to contact Editorial Office, please submit your enquiry to helminth@saske.sk

    We look forward to receiving your manuscript.

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    Helminthologia was founded in 1959 and has been continuously published nowadays.
    More than five decades of journal history is reflected by its successful interdisciplinary publication records, providing a solid foundation for its steady growth in future.

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    Back Issues

    Back issues of the journal are available at http://link.springer.com/journal/11687, (Vol. 43/2006 – Vol.51/2014) and http://www.saske.sk/pau/helminthologia/Issue.htm. For more information please refer to the editorial website at: http://www.saske.sk/pau/Helminth.htm.

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    Editorial Information

    Editorial Office

    Jindřich ŠOLTYS, Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia

    Associate Editor:
    Marta ŠPAKULOVÁ, Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia

    Managing Editor:
    Zuzana VASILKOVÁ, Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia

    Handling Editor:
    Slavka BARLÁKOVÁ, Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Košice, Slovakia

    Editorial Advisory Board
    Chris Arme (University of Keele, UK)
    Herbert Auer (Medizinische Universität Wien, Austria)
    Pascal Boireau (Maisons-Alfort Laboratory for Animal Health, France)
    Władysław Cabaj (Witold Stefanski Institute of Parasitology, PAS, Poland)
    Lýdia Čisláková (Pavol Jozef Šafárik University, Slovakia)
    Emília Dvorožňáková (Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Slovakia)
    Serdar Düşen (Pamukkale University, Turkey)
    Róbert Farkas (Szent István University, Hungary)
    David I. Gibson (The Natural History Museum, UK)
    Bruno Gottstein (University of Berne, Switzerland)
    Jean-Lou Justine (Museum National d’Histoire Naturelle, France)
    Christian Kapel (University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
    Tetiana Kuzmina (Institute of Zoology NAS, Ukraine)
    Valéria Letková (University of Veterinary Medicine, Slovakia)
    Santiago Mas-Coma (Universita de Valencia, Spain)
    Heinz Mehlhorn (Heinrich Heine University, Germany)
    Martina Miterpáková (Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Slovakia)
    František Moravec (Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic )
    František Ondriska (HPL spol. s r.o. member of MEDIREX Group, Slovakia)
    Mikuláš Oros (Institute of Parasitology, SAS, Slovakia)
    Saulius Petkevičius (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania)
    Steffen Rehbein (MERIAL GmbH, Katrinenhof Research Center, Germany)
    Alexis Ribas (University of Barcelona, Spain; Udon Thani Rajabhat University, Thailand)
    David Rollinson (The Natural History Museum, UK)
    Kensuke Taira (Azabu University, Japan)
    Nadezhda B. Terenina (Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, RAS, Russia)
    Marián Várady (Institute of Parasitology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia)
    Nicola Vovlas (Institute for Sustainable Plant Protection, National Research Council, Italy)
    Max Werneck (BW consultoria veterinária, Brazil) 

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    Slovak Academy of Sciences
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    040 01 Košice

    Phone: +421 55 633 14 11-13
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    E-mail: helminth@saske.sk

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