Welcome to BioExcel Publishing

Welcome to BioExcel Publishing Ltd – an independent open-access publishing company, based in the United Kingdom, serving the needs of academic researchers, medical practitioners and industrial professionals around the globe.


BioExcel Publishing is an independent open-access publisher providing academic researchers, medical practitioners and industrial professionals with the latest information across the advancing fields within biomedicine. We have an intense focus on rapid publication and rigorous peer review.

Our mission

Our goal is to serve healthcare communities through rapid delivery of authoritative, considered and concise information, enabling time-constrained professionals in healthcare to make optimal choices and take effective action for patients.

Company Details

BioExcel Publishing Ltd is registered in England Number 10038393

VAT GB 252 7720 07

Registered Offices: 6 Green Lane Business Park, 238 Green Lane, New Eltham, London SE9 3TL

Who we are

David Hughes

Dr David RL Hughes


Following an early career in pharmaceutical research, Dr Hughes has held senior roles in the biomedical publishing industry, notably within Reed Elsevier (now RELX Group) and the Future Science Group. He joined BioExcel Publishing Ltd in the role of Publisher in 2017.


Hollie Franklin

Dr Rosanna Gonzalez-McQuire

Managing Editor

Rosanna holds a PhD in Biomaterials Chemistry from the University of Bristol, UK, and an MSci degree in Chemistry from the University of Nottingham, UK. She has over 12 years of experience in managing scientific open access journals and in copy editing of scientific/medical texts.


Hollie Franklin

Hollie Franklin

Production Manager

Hollie studied Biochemistry at The University of Birmingham and after deciding the lab wasn’t for her pursued a career in medical publishing. Hollie balances work with looking after her two young children.


What we do

BioExcel Publishing Ltd are publishers of the open-access publication Drugs in Context (www.drugsincontext.com).

About Drugs in Context

Drugs in Context is an online-only journal publishing high-quality, peer-reviewed articles covering the latest evidence and innovations in drug treatment across all therapeutic areas. The journal publishes original research papers and topical review articles, together with other article types, including systematic reviews and meta-analyses, editorials, case reports and conference reports.

Drugs in Context Rankings

Scopus CiteScore 2021: 8.1; SCImago Journal Rank 2021: 1.130; Source Normalized Impact per Paper: 1.915; Ranked 52 of 826 (93rd percentile) in General Medicine journals and 55 of 303 (82nd percentile) in Pharmacology journals


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