Calcified Tissue International and Musculoskeletal Research, a leading forum for new research in the bone and muscle field, has recognized the authors of its 10 most highly cited papers of 2020/2021 and of the past decade with Certificates of Publishing Excellence.

Calcified Tissue International and Musculoskeletal Research is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal that explores the biochemical, biophysical, molecular, and genetic determinants of the structure, function, and metabolism of bone, and other musculoskeletal tissues. The journal publishes high-quality preclinical and translational research on these topics as well as clinical research and expert reviews which promote a greater understanding of the pathogenesis and treatment of bone disease and musculoskeletal interactions.

The journal Editors-in-Chief, Professors Stuart Ralston and René Rizzoli have recognized the authors of Calcified Tissue International’s top-cited papers of 2020-2021 and of the past 10 years, with Certificates of Publishing Excellence:

“We are very proud of the journal’s growing impact factor and wish to show our appreciation to the authors of the ten most highly cited papers of the past two years and of the past decade. These exceptional research papers and expert reviews have contributed to the journal’s growing impact and reputation as a forum of choice for the publication of new research. Also, as reflected in the rankings, a unique feature is the journal’s many excellent and well-curated topical issues featuring invited reviews by the world’s leading experts. We thank all the authors for their exceptional contributions.”

Over the past decade, the journal’s impact factor has increased by 57% percent, and is now 4.333, placing it 56th of 145 journals in the category Endocrinology and Metabolism.

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About Calcified Tissue International & Musculoskeletal Research
Calcified Tissue International & Musculoskeletal Research is a peer-reviewed journal which publishes original preclinical, translational and clinical research, and reviews concerning the structure and function of bone, and other musculoskeletal tissues in living organisms, as well as clinical studies of musculoskeletal disease. It includes studies of cell biology, molecular biology, intracellular signalling, and physiology, as well as research into the hormones, cytokines and other mediators that influence the musculoskeletal system. The journal also publishes clinical studies of relevance to bone disease, mineral metabolism, muscle function, and musculoskeletal interactions.

Editors in Chief: Stuart Ralston and René Rizzoli; Musculoskeletal Research Section Editor: Roger Fielding.

About IOF
The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) is the world's largest nongovernmental organization dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis and related musculoskeletal diseases. IOF members, including committees of scientific researchers as well as more than 300 patient, medical and research organizations, work together to make fracture prevention and healthy mobility a worldwide heath care priority.  @iofbonehealth