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  About the Diabetes In Asia Study Group (DASG)

Journal of Diabetology is a publication of Diabetes In Asia Study Group (DASG). The DASG is a non-profit organization, which was established in 2006. DASG is a continuation of the earliest Diabetes in Asia Conferences, a movement which was started in 1999. The aim of DASG is to promote education and awareness of diabetes in countries within Asia and the Middle East, to encourage research in the field of diabetes and related disorders, to promote exchanges of opinions and Scientists and to foster advocacy regarding diabetes in the region. This in turn would lead to better strategies for diagnosis, care and prevention of diabetes.The articles of the constitution of DASG can be found here
One of the strategies of DASG to achieve its objectives is to hold periodic meetings and conferences and to promote the publications of research activities in diabetes. To know more about the history of DASG and for the details on the conferences conducted so far, please click here. The office bearers and executive members of DASG for the year 2020-2022 are listed here.
To become a member of DASG, please download this form.
The Journal of Diabetology, was started by DASG as a peer-reviewed online free journal with 3 issues annually. The journalís full text is available online at http://www.journalofdiabetology.org The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.

  About the Journal

Journal of Diabetology, a publication of Diabetes In Asia Study Group, is a peer-reviewed online Quarterly journal. The journalís full text is available online at http://www.journalofdiabetology.org. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris Ė Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, Netherlands ISSN centre, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, Emerging Sources Citation Index, Web of Science

Emerging Sources Citation Index 

Journal Ethics

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Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing

This is an open access journal, and articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is given and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.

Digital Archiving

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Portico is a leading digital preservation service worldwide. The content is preserved as an archival version and is not publically accessible via Portico, but is provided when required under specific conditions, such as discontinuation of the collection or catastrophic failure of the website.

CLOCKSS will enable any library to maintain their own archive of content from Wolters Kluwer Medknow and other publishers, with minimal technical effort and using cheaply available hardware.

Ahead of Print policy

Articles published online under the Ahead of Print model are considered published and can be cited and quoted using the DOI as the reference source. Wolters Kluwer Medknow has a policy that changes will not be made after publication of an article without following accepted procedures for making corrections to the scientific record.


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  Scope of the journal

The journal will cover technical and clinical studies related to health, ethical and social issues in field of Clinical, Epidemiology, Complications, Therapy, Screening, Prevention, Diagnostic Methods etc.. Articles with clinical interest and implications will be given preference.

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