The 2016 impact factor is 1.578 (Journal Citation Reports® 2017).
For the last 3 years, the Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research has seen the following impact factor trend
Year —- Impact Factor —– Citations
2016 ——— 1.578 ———— 4568
2015 ——— 1.146 ———— 4325
2014 ——— 1.006 ———— 4241
On this occasion of the 2016 impact factor release, we would like to thank the hard work and dedication to the Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research and to explicitly express our gratitude to the entire Board, to the Authors for their confidence, to the Referees for their valuable reviews, and to all those who contribute to this journal for their valued commitment.