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Now indexed in SCIE!

Clarivate AnalyticsBiomaterials Research has been selected for inclusion in the Web of Science. Articles published after January 1, 2019, will be included in the following products:

· Science Citation Index Expanded
· Essential Science Indicators
· Journal Citation Reports Science
· Current Contents / Engineering, Computing & Technology
· BIOSIS Previews
· Biological Abstracts

The journal will receive its first Impact Factor in 2022.

We are pleased to announce the following article as the winner of the 2019 Biomaterials Research Award:

Bioactive calcium phosphate materials and applications in bone regeneration

Jiwoon Jeong, Jung Hun Kim, Jung Hee Shim, Nathaniel S. Hwang & Chan Yeong Heo
Biomaterials Research volume 23, Article number: 4 (2019)

Bioactive calcium phosphate materials and applications in bone regeneration


Why publish your article in Biomaterials Research?

We are the leading open access journal covering the interdisciplinary fields for biomaterials research.

We ensure that your article can be easily discovered, accessed, understood, used and shared - and act as a springboard for further discovery.

Our renowned editorial team offers expert early guidance for researchers, helping transform ideas into discoveries.

By combining rigorous expert assessment with our extensive peer review network, we provide a swift service with the highest standards.

Article collections

Advanced Theranostic Materials for diagnostic and therapeutic applications
Edited by: Kun Na

Smart Polymers for Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering
Edited by: Kang Moo Huh

Biomaterials for bone and joint
Edited by: Jae Hyup Lee

Biomaterials for Stem Cell Engineering
Edited by: Seung-Woo Cho

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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.


This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies Grant funded by the Korean Government(Ministry of Education).


We are pleased to announce that all articles published in Biomaterials Research are included in PubMed, PubMed Central and DOAJ. Biomaterials Research has also been accepted for indexing in Scopus, and the articles will be added very soon. 

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.

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