Aims & Scope


Open Journal of Blood Diseases is a peer reviewed international journal dedicated to the advancement of the study of Blood Diseases. The goal of this journal is to keep a record of the state-of-the-art research and to promote study, research and improvement within its various specialties.

All manuscripts submitted to OJBD must be previously unpublished and may not be considered for publication elsewhere at any time during OJBD's review period. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. Topics to be covered by this journal include, but are not limited to:


  • · Acquired Clotting Disorders
  • · Anemias
  • · Animal Models
  • · Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  • · Artificial Cells, Blood Substitutes and Biotechnology
  • · Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
  • · Blood Cells, Molecules and Diseases
  • · Blood Disorders
  • · Chemotherapy
  • · Clinical Management of Bleeding Diseases
  • · Coagulopathies
  • · Endothelium/Inflammation
  • · Fibrinolysis
  • · Gene Therapy
  • · Haemophilia
  • · Hematological Malignancies
  • · Hematology and Blood Transfusion
  • · Hemoglobinopathies
  • · Immunologic Diseases
  • · Inherited Clotting Disorders
  • · New Therapies for Thrombotic Disorders
  • · Pediatric Blood & Cancer
  • · Platelets Disorders
  • · Thrombotic Disorders
  • · Vascular Biology

  • We are also interested in short papers (letters) that clearly address a specific problem, and short survey or position papers that sketch the results or problems on a specific topic. Authors of selected short papers would be invited to write a regular paper on the same topic for future issues of the OJBD.