Journal of Morphological Sciences

The Journal of Morphological Sciences (JMS) is the official journal of the Brazilian Society of Anatomy and the Panamerican Association of Anatomists. It publishes four issues per year exclusively in English. Each issue contains original research and reviews covering all aspects of morphology including macroscopic and microscopic human and animal anatomies, history of morphological sciences, morphology and arts, education in morphology, techniques for the study of morphology, clinical and applied anatomy, compared morphology, pathological anatomy, anatomy and anthropology, embryology, and cell biology and morphology applied to other sciences.

The publications include structure, functional morphology, animal development, as well as all levels of structural organization from the submicroscopical to macroscopical levels including comparative anatomy and in vitro systems. JMS is an Open Access journal free of charge to authors.

Abstracting and Indexing: Scopus, LILACS, IMLA, Veterinary Science Database, CAB Abstracts, CAB Health and BIOSIS, EBSCO, ProQuest


JMS requires that authors follow the ICMJE (International Committee of Medical Journal Editors) recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly work in Medical Journals. More information can be found here:

This journal is published under the Creative Commons license CC BY-NC-ND (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives)

Bibliographic Data

 Frequency   4
 ISSN  2177-0298