Turkish Journal of Pathology

Türk Patoloji Dergisi

Turkish Journal of Pathology

About the Journal

The Journal’s aims are to publish articles in all fields of surgical pathology including autopsy, cytopathology, digital pathology (including information technologies) and molecular pathology as well as clinicopathological studies.

The Journal is open to all studies using immunohistochemical, ultrastructural techniques and molecular methods in the diagnostic pathology field. Studies that recommend new techniques and methods, electronic education, and quality control and quality assurance-related studies are also within the journal’s scope.

Articles published in this journal are evaluated in an independent and unbiased, double blinded peer-reviewed fashion by an advisory committee. Turkish Journal of Pathology mainly publishes original articles (clinical, research and laboratory studies). Occasionally, "invited reviews", "meeting or conference reports", "book reviews", "biographies" and "letter to the editor" (opinions, interpretation and new information on various aspects of pathology) may also be published. Case reports are evaluated for publication only if a new entity, a new or a very rare histopathological and/or molecular characteristic is described.

All articles must be written in English, and should include abstract and key words. Articles must be in accordance with the "International Committee of Medical Journal Editors: Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals” (http://www.icmje.org/). Study protocol for human experimentation must conform to the ethical guidelines established in the “World Medical Association Declaration of Helsinki” (http://www.healthscience.net/resources/declaration-of-helsinki/). Articles reporting the results of experimental studies on animals must be conducted in accordance with “Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals” (http://www.nap.edu/catalog/5140.html).


Abstracting and Indexing

The Turkish Journal of Pathology is indexed by:
• Web of Science-Emerging Sources Citation Index
• National Library of Medicine-Medline/Pubmed
• Elsevier – SCOPUS
• Index Copernicus
• Google Scholar
• Microsoft Academic Search
• WorldCat (OCLC)
• Turk Medline
• Turkish Citation Index



Prof. Dr. Volkan ADSAY
Koç University, Department of Pathology
Istanbul, Turkey
Tel : +90 (532) 258 21 96
E-mail: editor@turkjpath.org


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Permission Requests

Manuscripts, figures and tables published in the Turkish Journal of Pathology can be reproduced, archived in a retrieval system, by providing proper citations.

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Tables of contents, abstracts and full texts of all articles published are accessible free of charge through the web site http://www.turkjpath.org since 2006.

Material Disclaimer

Scientific and legal responsibilities pertaining to the papers belong to the authors. Contents of the manuscripts and accuracy of references are also at the authors’ responsibility. The Federation of Turkish Pathology Societies, Editor-in-Chief, Editors, Editorial and Advisory Board members and the Publisher decline responsibility for errors or any consequences arising from the use of information contained in this journal.


Open Access Policy

Turkish Journal of Pathology adopts open access policy. Open access to information benefits the humanity as it improves the global value of information. Turkish Journal of Pathology also supports the Budapest Open Access Initiative that was signed on September 12, 2012. Thus, the open access policies adopted by the editorial board of Turkish Journal of Pathology can be found at http://www.budapestopenaccessinitiative.org/boai-10-recommendations.

All articles published in Turkish Journal of Pathology are licensed with “Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License”. This license entitles all parties to copy, share and redistribute all the articles, data sets, figures and supplementary files published in this journal in data mining, search engines, web sites, blogs and other digital platforms under the condition of providing references.

Open access is an approach that eases the interdisciplinary communication and encourages cooperation among different disciplines. Turkish Journal of Pathology, therefore, contributes to its own field by providing more access to its articles and a more transparent review process.


Patoloji Dernekleri Federasyonu
Hilal Mah.Cezayir Cad.No:36/2 Çankaya ANKARA
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