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Cerebral Cortex publishes papers on the development, organization, plasticity, and function of the cerebral cortex, including the hippocampus. Studies with clear relevance to the cerebral cortex, such as the thalamocortical relationship or cortico-subcortical interactions, are also included.


The journal is multidisciplinary and covers the large variety of modern neurobiological and neuropsychological techniques, including anatomy, biochemistry, molecular neurobiology, electrophysiology, behavior, artificial intelligence, and theoretical modeling. In addition to research articles, special features such as brief reviews, book reviews, and commentaries are included.


Cerebral Cortex is published 12 times yearly.

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IMPACT FACTOR AND RANKING


YearImpact FactorSi: NeurosciencesSi: Evolutionary Biology
20138.30516 out of 251
20126.82824 out of 251139 out of 332
20116.54422 out of 243
20106.84420 out of 237
20096.97919 out of 230
20085.90723 out of 219
20076.51916 out of 211
20066.36817 out of 199

This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports, published annually as part of the Science Citation Index by ISI.