Cai Invited to Serve on the Editorial Board of Scientific Reports

Prof. Weibo Cai, Director of the Molecular Imaging and Nanotechnology Laboratory (, was invited to serve on the Editorial Board of Scientific Reports, a journal from Nature Publishing Group.

The 2013 Impact Factor for Scientific Reports is 5.078, according to the 2013 Journal Citation Reports Science Edition (Thomson Reuters, 2014). This places Scientific Reports 5th among all multidisciplinary science primary research journals. Scientific Reports is an online, open access journal from the publishers of Nature. The journal publishes scientifically valid primary research from all areas of the natural and clinical sciences.

The Editorial Board of active researchers manages the peer-review of submitted manuscripts, ensuring that the process is efficient, constructive and fair. An internal publishing team works with the Editorial Board and authors to ensure manuscripts are rapidly processed for publication.