To maintain the highest standards of editorial integrity
To improve health, health care and health education, internationally by elevating the quality of medical care, disease prevention, and research
To publish original, important, well-documented, peer-reviewed articles on basic medical sciences subject topics
To provide doctors with continuing education in basic science to support clinical decisions
To enable physicians to remain informed in multiple areas of basic medical science, including developments In the field of health education.
To achieve the highest level of ethical medical journalism and to produce a publication that is timely, credible, and enjoyable to read.