Article Processing Charges

Publication charges

The current charge for publication is 1,000,000 Korean Won (1,000 US dollars) per article including Genome Announcement for members of the Korean Society of Animal Science and Technology (KSAST), and 1,500,000 Korean Won (1,500 US dollars) for non-members. Waiver policy is temporarily applied to articles submitted outside Korea based on corresponding authors.

Fast-track Publication (Accelerated Publication)

A fast-track process is available for authors who desire quick publication of their papers. Authors should contact the Editorial Office (e-mail: for fast-track submission. The review process will be conducted as rapidly as possible. Accepted manuscripts are published ahead of print with DOI. After ahead of print publication, the copy-editing and proofreading process proceeds in the same order as for normal publication. Manuscripts requiring major revisions will not be accepted, but can be considered for normal review. The acceptance of fast-track manuscripts will be decided solely based on scientific merits of manuscripts. For Fast-track publication, regardless of nationality, the corresponding author will be charged non-refundable additional 200,000 Korean Won (200 US dollars) per article.

2019 JCR Impact Factor: 1.685

The 2019 Journal Citation Reports (JCR) was announced, and the impact factor of JAST was determined to be 1.685.

We would like to ask for your continued interest and support in our journal.

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JAST Editorial Office

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