Open Access Disease Journals

A list of Open Access Disease journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Disease is abnormal condition negatively affecting organisms

All articles published in Open Access journals have undergone peer review and upon acceptance are immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.

This list of Disease Open Access journals will hopefully make it easier for you to decide where to publish your Disease manuscript.
Our list includes all the high-impact factor Disease journals that may be relevant to your field of study. In any case, we've also included other journals that may also offer more affordable publishing fees.In many cases, you only see lists of Disease journals, nonetheless, in our case we have made the list with open access Disease journals in mind.Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Disease venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Disease journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Disease OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Disease Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
International journal of nursing science2167-7441Scientific and Academic Publishing138100
International journal of coronaviruses2692-1537Open Access Pub24495.8
Journal of Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease2376-922XAvens Publishing Group22490.9
Research and reviews in Parkinsonism2624-3733Dove Medical Press101890
NPJ Parkinson's disease2373-8057Springer Nature241108589.2Website
Advances in Parkinson's disease2169-9720Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.8428588.1
Translational neurodegeneration2047-9158Springer Nature364964087.6Website
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders extra1664-5464S. Karger AG526965687.1Website
Alzheimer's Research & Therapy1758-9193Springer Nature12463539886.9Website
Parkinson's Disease2042-00807961224886.1Website
American journal of Alzheimer's disease2162-9978148485.7
International Journal of Alzheimer's Disease2090-0252Hindawi Limited4071147783.8Website
Crohn's & colitis 3602631-827XOxford University Press26028682.7Website
International Journal of Celiac Disease2334-3427Science and Education Publishing Co., Ltd.27567681.5
Journal of contemporary studies in epidemiology and public health2634-8543Bastas Publications211581
Applied Science and technology annals2717-5014Nepal Journals Online313680.6
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment & Disease Monitoring2352-8729Wiley7491031777.7Website
Molecular Neurodegeneration1750-1326Springer Nature11675086677.4Website
Inflammatory intestinal diseases2296-9365S. Karger AG165155575.2Website
Journal of current viruses and treatment methodologies2691-8862Open Access Pub12775
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Translational Research & Clinical Interventions2352-8737Wiley648935975Website
American Journal of Alzheimers Disease and Other Dementias1533-3175SAGE20753434274.9Website
Advances in Alzheimer's disease2169-2467Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.10743574.8
Journal of inflammatory bowel diseases and disorders2476-1958OMICS Publishing Group231873.9
Lupus science & medicine2053-8790BMJ1949472872.9Website
International journal of clinical virology2692-4994Heighten Science Publications Corporation332272.7
Epidemiologia2673-3986MDPI AG7610072.4Website
Journal of Movement Disorders2005-940XThe Korean Movement Disorder Society393305872.3
Rheumatology and Immunology Research2719-4523De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.601471.7
Case reports in rheumatology2090-6897Hindawi Limited458133570.5Website
Clinical parkinsonism & related disorders2590-1125Elsevier15721370.1Website
Dementia and Neurocognitive Disorders1738-1495Korean Dementia Association31880470.1
Cerebral circulation, cognition and behavior2666-2450Elsevier661269.7Website
Journal of parkinsonism & restless legs syndrome1927-7733Dove Medical Press7723868.8
Journal of Neurodegenerative Diseases (Online)2090-8601Hindawi Limited3855168.4
Lupus - open access2684-1630Longdom Group363966.7
European journal of medical and educational technologies2732-4109Bastas Publications363766.7
Oxford open immunology2633-6960Oxford University Press2913165.5Website
Journal of Comorbidity2235-042XSAGE151194964.9Website
Degenerative neurological and neuromuscular disease1179-990011675664.7
Prion1933-6896Taylor & Francis9651177064.4Website
Annals of movement disorders2590-3446Medknow Publications743063.5Website
Annals of public health reports2642-4924sPage.direcT60563.3
Dementia & Neuropsychologia1980-5764SciELO958681662.6Website
Autoimmune Diseases2090-0430Hindawi Publishing Corporation (Sage-Hindawi Access to Research)248564262.1Website
International journal of noncommunicable diseases2468-8827Medknow Publications211061.9Website
Infectious Disease Modelling2468-0427Elsevier311475361.7Website
Annals of integrative molecular medicine2690-0319Medtext Publishing Services Pvt Ltd5860
Advances in Geriatrics (Hindawi)2314-7679Hindawi Limited108760
World journal of hematology2218-6204Baishideng Publishing Group Co (World Journal of Hematology)5760
EMJ2732-5326European Medical Group20560Website
Africa sanguine1560-8646African Journals Online10660
Acta neuropathologica communications2051-5960Springer Nature14873439060Website
Journal of clinical rheumatology and immunology2661-3417World Scientific521359.6Website
Journal of translational autoimmunity2589-9090Elsevier15369259.5Website
Rheumatica acta: open access2640-799XPeertechz Publications Private Limited17458.8
Nihon zoketsu saibo ishoku gakkai zasshi2186-5612The Japan Society for Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation1794758.7
European Medical Journal Rheumatology2056-6395European Medical Group292358.6Website
Rheumatology and therapy2198-6576Springer Nature472373158.1Website
Auto-immunity Highlights2038-0305Springer Nature147204457.8Website
Psoriasis : Targets and Therapy2230-326XDove Medical Press12975857.4Website
Asian economics letters2652-8681Asia-Pacific Applied Economics Association7043257.1
Journal of clinical virology plus2667-0380Elsevier884756.8Website
Pediatric Rheumatology1546-0096Springer Nature32041438656.7Website
Journal of Neuroinflammation1742-2094Springer Nature349113441156.4Website
Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience1663-4365Frontiers Media SA48867764255.2Website
Brain disorders2666-4593Elsevier403155Website
Influenza Research and Treatment2090-1380Hindawi Limited4243954.8
International Journal of Rheumatology1687-9260Hindawi Limited271555754.6Website
Intestinal Research1598-9100Korean Association for the Study of Intestinal Diseases (KAMJE)904627353.8Website
Open Anthropological Research2657-4233Walter de Gruyter GmbH153153.3
Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses1750-2640Wiley15382571352.9Website
Communicable diseases intelligence2209-6051Australian Government Department of Health21253152.8
RMD Open2056-5933BMJ9601259752.4Website
International journal of travel medicine and global health2322-1100Definitive International Institute of Life Science (DIILI Publication)467252.2Website
The advance journal2643-7031481152.1
Alzheimer's, dementia & cognitive neurology2399-9624Open Access Text252252
Global biosecurity2652-0036University of New South Wales7722051.9Website
Clinical Immunology Communications2772-6134Elsevier291051.7Website
European Journal of Rheumatology2148-4279AVES Publishing Co.567297551Website
Case reports in immunology2090-6617Hindawi Limited13039850.8Website
Rheumatology Advances in Practice2514-1775Oxford University Press69378850.8Website
Clinical hematology international2590-0048Atlantis Press9322250.5Website
The Open medical imaging journal1874-3471Bentham Science2450
Transplantation technology2053-6623Herbert Publications61050
Journal of autoimmunity and cell responses2054-989XHerbert Publications4650
Human resource management research2169-9607Scientific and Academic Publishing4950
Journal of contemporary immunology2374-5444Columbia International Publishing101950
World journal of nutrition and health2379-7819Science and Education Publishing Co., Ltd.6650
HSOA journal of alzheimer's & neurodegenerative diseases2572-9608Herald Scholarly Open Access724050
Glomerular diseases2673-3625S. Karger AG501750
Integrative respiratory medicine2740-4277EDP Sciences4550
Public health in practice2666-5352Elsevier29563349.8Website
Open Access Rheumatology : Research and Reviews1179-156XDove Medical Press266161349.2Website
Biosafety and health2590-0536Elsevier167103649.1Website
International Journal of Clinical Rheumatology1758-4280OMICS Publishing Group757238048.6
The Egyptian Rheumatologist1110-1164Elsevier622270348.6Website
Neurobiology of Disease0969-9961Elsevier571326317448.5Website
Journal of autoimmune disorders2471-8513Scitechnol Biosoft Pvt. Ltd (OMICS)273648.1
HSOA journal of clinical immunology & immunotherapy2378-8844Herald Scholarly Open Access712447.9
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access (OA) is a set of principles and practices through which research is freely distributed online
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
It refers to the level of association between a journal being listed and the concept it is listed under, from 0-100. For example, the Journal Of Physics Through Computation has a relevance of “100” when listed under “Open Access Computer Science Journals” because it has relevance to the field of Computer Science.
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations show how often articles from this journal have been referenced in other works. OpenAlex is where we get this data from. Although the accuracy is debatable, it can nevertheless help you get a sense of how prestigious a journal is in general.
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What is an APC?
Article Processing Charges (APCs) are charged to authors of scholarly articles during the publication process. APCs are used by open access journals.
What are the different Open Access types?
Depending on the license, a research paper might be categorised as a) Gold Open Access, which means the paper is freely available and fully accessible to everyone, b) Hybrid Open Access, which means that the authors can pay an APC to make the paper freely available, or c) Green Open Access, which means that there is a possiblity to make subcription based journal articles freely avaiable by uploading the peer-reviewed article to an instiutional repository. Among these, Diamond, Black, and Bronze Open Access also exist.