Featured series: Multi-dimensional biomaterials for theragnosis

© FotoliaGuest edited by Dr Won-Gun Koh, Yonsei University, South Korea

This series covers the diverse multi-dimensional biomaterials that can be utilized for therapy and diagnosis. 

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Editor's profile

Insup Noh, Editor-in-Chief

Insup Noh is a professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and founder of Convergence Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Biomaterials at Seoul National University of Science and Technology, South Korea. He is also director/founder of Convergence Program of Healthcare & Biomedical Engineering at the Graduate School of Industry.

Aims and scope

Biomaterials Research is an open access journal that publishes articles on all aspects of biomaterials research. The journal covers the interdisciplinary fields of biomaterials research, including novel biomaterials, cutting-edge technologies of biomaterials synthesis and fabrication, and biomedical applications in clinics and industry.

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Society affiliation

Biomaterials Research is the official journal of the Korean Society for BioMaterials (KSBM). Learn more about the society.

For members of the Society, the cost of the article-processing charge for Biomaterials Research is covered by the Society, and no further charge is payable. Society members are required to provide a member code (which members can obtain by emailing the Society) during the submission process.

To join KSBM and publish articles without any charge, please click here.

Annual award for a publication in Biomaterials Research

We are pleased to announce the following article as the winner of the 2015 Biomaterials Research Award:

Inhibition of odontogenic differentiation of human dental pulp cells by dental resin monomers
Ji Hyun Kwon, Hee Chul Park, Tingting Zhu and Hyeong-Cheol Yang
Biomaterials Research 2015, 19:8

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Print subscriptions

Open access articles are published online in Biomaterials Research each month. These are collated quarterly (March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31) by the Korean Society for Biomaterials (KSBM) into print collections.

KSBM members can subscribe to the print version of Biomaterials Research free of charge.

Subscription options

  • The annual KSBM membership fee is ₩70,000 (Korean Won) or $70 (or equivalent). To join KSBM, please click here.
  • The annual subscription rate for non-members based in South Korea is ₩40,000.
  • An institutional annual subscription to the print version is available for South Korean institutes priced at ₩100,000.

Archival content

Biomaterials Research was founded in 1996 and transferred to BioMed Central in June 2014. An electronic archive of articles published between 2004 and March 2014 can be found here.