American Journal of Plant Sciences

ISSN Print: 2158-2742    ISSN Online: 2158-2750

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Research on Grapes


    Grapes are small round or oval berries that feature semi-translucent flesh encased by a smooth skin. Some contain edible seeds while others are seedless. Like blueberries, grapes are often covered by a protective, whitish bloom. Grapes that are eaten as is or used in a recipe are called table grapes and as opposed to wine grapes (used in viniculture) or raisin grapes (used to make dried fruit). The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in this area of research on grapes.


    In this special issue, we invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles that explore research on grapes. In this special issue, potential topics include, but are not limited to:



    • Distribution and production
    • Seedless grapes
    • Grape breeding and enology
    • Grapes and health
    • Wine industry
    • Types of grapes



    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue - Research on Grapes” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    December 10th, 2019

    Publication Date

              February 2020


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    Please contact the Editorial Assistant at

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