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​​​Representative of the unrivalled global significance of the American Society of Nephrology, the society offers three distinct journals from which you can chose to publish your research and studies.

Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN): The globally recognized publishing leader of nephrology content and continually published since July 1990, JASN commands world-wide respect for its outstanding synthesis of cutting-edge basic research, clinical epidemiology, clinical research, meta-analysis, relevant editorials, perspecitves, and timely and important reviews.  The overall content and tone of JASN represent scholarship in basic and clinical research of exceptional merit and luster. JASN peer-review and publication processes are handled expeditiously.

Authors receive decisions within 21 days after submission, and manuscripts are typically published online within four weeks of acceptance. JASN has an acceptance rate of 13% and is circulated in print monthly to nearly 15,000 individuals and institutions worldwide. JASN Online averages more than 375,000 page views per month. JASN deposits published research articles in PubMed Central within 12 months of publication, which satisfies the NIH Public Access Policy and other similar funding agency requirements.  To submit to JASN:

Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN):  Internationally the #1 read journal in nephrology, CJASN is consistently the leading voice in communicating and influencing advances in clinical nephrology by (1) rapidly and effectively communicating the most important advances in clinical and translational research in nephrology, including innovations in research methods and care delivery; (2) putting these advances in context for future research directions and patient care; and (3) becoming an important voice on every issue that potentially affects the clinical practice of nephrology.

Original manuscript topic areas include: Acid/Base and Electrolyte Disorders; Acute Kidney Injury and ICU Nephrology; Chronic Kidney Disease; Clinical Nephrology; Cystic Kidney Disease; Diabetes and the Kidney; Genetics; Geriatric and Palliative Nephrology; Glomerular and Tubulointerstitial Diseases; Hypertension; Maintenance Dialysis; Mineral Metabolism; Nephrolithiasis; and Transplantation. CJASN Online averages more than 300,000 page views month after month. To submit to CJASN:

Kidney360 Publishing in it's fourth year to international acclaim, this global, peer-reviewed, open access, online only, general kidney journal publishes scientifically rigorous basic, translational, clinical, epidemiologic, health policy, population science, and global health kidney research. Kidney360 also publishes educational papers that review various cutting edge clinical and research topics of interest to the readership. State of the art review papers include diverse topics such as ethical issues, public health policy, onco-nephrology, palliative care, nephrology around the globe, and other 'hot topics' in nephrology. Many of these and other topics are covered in special series, pro/con debates, guest editorials, perspective pieces, and other formats. Kidney360 content represents the full spectrum of high-quality work conducted worldwide in nephrology. To submit to Kidney360: