CCLM is the official journal of the European Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (EFLM) and publishes regularly EFLM recommendations and news. CCLM is the official journal of the National Societies from Austria (ÖGLMKC); Germany (DGKL); Hungary (MLDT); Ireland (ACBI); Italy (SIBioC); Portugal (SPML); Slovenia (SZKK); and Spain (SEQC-ML) and it is affiliated to AACB (Australia).
Objective Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM) publishes articles on novel teaching and training methods applicable to laboratory medicine. CCLM welcomes contributions on the progress in fundamental and applied research and cutting-edge clinical laboratory medicine. It is one of the leading journals in the field, with an impact factor over 3. CCLM is issued monthly, and it is published in print and electronically. Letters to the Editor and Congress Abstracts are published only electronically.
disease-oriented topics (cardiovascular disease, cancer diagnostics, diabetes)
new reagents, instrumentation and technologies
reference materials and methods
reference values and decision limits
quality and safety in laboratory medicine
translational laboratory medicine
Article formats Research Articles, Reviews, Mini Reviews and Opinion Papers on all aspects of clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine, Guidelines and Recommendations, Point/Counterpoint Articles, Letters to the Editor, Editorials
The journal adopts the 2015 STARD recommendations for analytical studies
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Associate Editors Philippe Gillery, Reims, France Ronda Greaves, Bundoora, VIC, Australia Karl Lackner, Mainz, Germany Giuseppe Lippi, Verona, Italy (Reviews Editor) Bohuslav Melichar, Olomouc, Czech Republic Deborah A. Payne, Denver, CO, USA Peter Schlattmann, Jena, Germany
Editorial Board Ivan Brandslund, Odense, Denmark Janne Cadamuro, Salzburg, Austria Etienne Cavalier, Liège, Belgium Sail Chun, Seoul, Republic of Korea Pradeep Kumar Dabla, Delhi, India Vincent De Guire, Montreal, Canada Vincent Delatour, Paris, France Eleftherios P. Diamandis, Toronto, Canada Rajiv T. Erasmus, Stellenbosch, South Africa Emmanuel Favaloro, Westmead, NSW, Australia Juan M. Guerrero, Seville, Spain Joao Tiago Guimaraes, Porto, Portugal Liam Heaney, Loughborough, UK Markus Herrmann, Graz, Austria Martin Hersberger, Zurich, Switzerland Johannes J.M.L. Hoffmann, Nuenen, Netherlands Zhi-De Hu, Hohhot, P.R. China Berend Isermann, Magdeburg, Germany Joannes F.M. Jacobs, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Petr Jarolim, Boston, MA, USA Graham Jones, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia János Kappelmayer, Debrecen, Hungary Peter Kavsak, Toronto, Canada Christos Kroupis, Athens, Greece Leslie Charles Lai, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Michael Laposata, Galveston, TX, USA Sylvain Lehmann, Montpellier, France Mark W. Linder, Louisville, KY, USA Tze Ping Loh, Singapore David Meyre, Hamilton, Canada Yesim Ozarda, Bursa, Turkey Tomris Özben, Antalya, Turkey Vladimir Palicka, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic Mauro Panteghini, Milan, Italy Geraldo Picheth, Curitiba, Brazil Ana-Maria Simundic, Zagreb, Croatia Grazyna Sypniewska, Bydgoszcz, Poland Michael Vogeser, Munich, Germany Maria Alice V. Willrich, Rochester, MN, USA
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