OA Alcohol is a multidisciplinary open access “peer reviewed” journal that publishes basic and clinical research concerning all aspects of alcohol-related disease and addiction.


Three aspects are covered within this journal:     

Biomedical      Psychological      Sociological


OA Alcohol is committed to publishing high quality 'peer reviewed' manuscripts that illustrate the most important and 'cutting edge' developments in all areas of alcohol-related research.


OA Alcohol aims to:

Promote academic dialogue by facilitating international exchange and stimulating fair debate.

Further advance the discipline.

Highlight significant advances in the field.

Provide a focus for research and development.

Challenge pre-conceived and untested ideas within the subject.

Revisit old controversies with new insights.  

Educate and promote good practice and disseminate the latest experimental and practical techniques.

Encourage ethical research and transparency in publication by adhering to the Association for Medical Ethics (AME) Ethical Rules of Disclosure.

Provide a forum for exciting findings in the field of alcohol research and encompasses basic, translational, and clinical research in all its-related disciplines.

Bring together knowledge from the different specialties involved in this very broad discipline, from the bench to the bedside and in practice.


The wide scope of the journal reflects the broad and rapidly expanding nature of the field of alcohol-related research.

ISSN 2053-0285