About the Journal

Biochemia Medica, the official journal of the Croatian Society of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine, provides a wide coverage of research in all aspects of clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine.

The following topics fit into the scope of the Journal: clinical chemistry, hematology and hemostasis, molecular diagnostics, immunology, analytical toxicology, clinical laboratory pharmacology and endocrinology. Development and clinical evaluation of methods and technologies applicable to clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine are welcome as well as are contributions focusing on laboratory organization, automation, quality and safety in laboratory medicine, harmonization and standardization, reference methods and values. On a regular basis, the Journal also publishes preanalytical case reports (Preanalytical mysteries), articles dealing with applied biostatistics (Lessons in biostatistics) and research integrity (Research integrity corner). Genetic association studies, studies on animal models and/or cell cultures are not in the scope of the Biochemia Medica journal.

Type of Publication: Journal
Language: English
ISSN (print) 1330-0962
ISSN (electronic) 1846-7482
Abbreviated Title: Biochem Med (Zagreb)
Publisher: Croatian Society of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine 
Biochemia Medica is open access journal and all published articles are subject to CC-BY Creative Commons Attribution Licence which permits users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles in any medium or format. Manuscript submission, article processing and publishing is free of charge and all copyrights to the manuscript are transferred to Biochemia Medica. The publisher (Croatian Society of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine) has the right to reproduce and distribute the article in printed and electronic form. Journal is maintained and published with the financial support of the members of the Croatian Society of Medical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CSMBLM) and grants given by the Republic of Croatia’s Ministry of Science and Education. All Editorial work and peer-review are maintained voluntarily. Occasionally, Biochemia Medica may publish a promotional material and advertisement in order to promote sponsorship with emphasis on the special subjects from the field of laboratory medicine. 
Publication frequency: three issues per year (February 15th, June 15th, October 15th).


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Proof deadline

Publication date

June 20th

July 14th

August 5th*

September 1st

September 15h

October 15th

November 15th

November 25th

December 15th*

January 1st

January 15th

February 15th

March 1st

March 17th

April 15th*

May 1st

May 15th

June 15th

*Ahead of print