Journal of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences (JCPS) got financial support from “The International Influence of Chinese Science and Technology Journals Promotion Plan”, supported by China Association for Science and Technology (CAST), Ministry of Finance of the People s Republic of China (MOF), Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China (MOE), General Administration of Press and Publication of the People’s Republic of China (GAPP), etc. The plan will last 3 years, and the annual financial support is 5 million RMB yuan.
JCPS has been indexed in the Core Journals of China’s science and technology field. At present, it has been included by Chemical Abstracts (CA), Ulrichsweb, Index of Copurnicus (IC), CABI, Scopus, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), Chinese Science Citation Database (CSCD). In 2012, JCPS was awarded as “2012 International Influence Outstanding Academic Journals” and received “the 2th Excellent Websites of Chinese University Journal” in 2013. In order to adapt to the new situation and meet the requirements of readers, JCPS will change bimonthly into a monthly journal from 2014. The project will provide a good opportunity for the internationalization of JCPS, and is better for Chinese innovative drug research and pharmaceutical industry.