Scope: Cardiovascular disease, immunology/vaccines, metabolism/diabetes/obesity, neuroscience/neurology/psychiatry, cancer, infectious diseases, policy, behavior, bioengineering, chemical genomics/drug discovery, imaging, applied physical sciences, medical nanotechnology, drug delivery, biomarkers, gene therapy/regenerative medicine, toxicology and pharmacokinetics, data mining, cell culture, animal and human studies, medical informatics, and other interdisciplinary approaches to medicine.
Examples of content in Science Translational Medicine:
Investigative studies of human biology with an emphasis on disease, including small clinical trials
Research on models of human disease with significant implications for disease treatment
Focus, Perspectives and Reviews that discuss medically related research from a basic science and a clinical point of view
Commentary on policy, funding, education and regulatory issues in translational medicine
Survey of recent noteworthy findings from other publications (Editor's Choice)
Special issues that feature comprehensive reviews and analyses of current topics in translational medicine