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The Korean Journal of Parasitology is the official journal paperless, on-line publication after Vol. 53, 2015 of The Korean Society for Parasitology and Tropical Medicine. Abbreviated title is ‘Korean J Parasitol’. It was launched in 1963. It contains original articles, case reports, brief communications, reviews or mini-reviews, book reviews, and letters to the editor on parasites of humans and animals, vectors, host-parasite relationships, zoonoses, and tropical medicine. It is published bimonthly in February, April, June, August, October, and December each year. Supplement numbers are at times published. All of the manuscripts are peer-reviewed.
Total or a part of the articles in this Journal are abstracted in Biological Abstracts, CAB International, Chemical Abstract, DOI/Crossref, Excerpta Medica (EMBASE), Google Scholar, Helminthological Abstracts, Index Medicus/Medline/PubMed/PubMed Central, KoMCI, KoreaMed, Protozoological Abstracts, Review of Medical and Veterinary Entomology, Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Tropical Diseases Bulletin, WPRIM, and Zoological Record.
Circulation number of print copies is 500. Full text is freely available from: http://parasitol.kr/. This journal was supported by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies Grant funded by the Korean Government (MEST).
Manuscripts should be submitted via the online Manuscript Central website (http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/kjp, http://parasitol.kr/).
Other correspondences can be e-mailed to the Editor, Dr. Jong-Yil Chai, The Korean Journal of Parasitology, Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Korea Association of Health Promotion, Seoul 07649, Korea (email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Dr. Sung-Jong Hong, Editor, The Korean Journal of Parasitology, Department of Medical Environmental Biology, Chung-AngUniversity College of Medicine, Dongjak-gu, Seoul 06974, Korea (e-mail: email@example.com, Tel: +82-2-820-5683, Fax: +82-2-826-1123).