About the Journal

JISR-HBS (Online ISSN: & Print ISSN:), is an open-access, biannual double blind peer reviewed journal published by Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST). Its publication started in June 2021. This is a multidisciplinary journal that covers the wide-range of basic and applied research in the disciplines of Health and Biological Sciences including Biosciences, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Pharmacology, Public health etc. The journal aims at encouraging critical thinking and developing interest towards research-oriented studies in all over the world, through the writings published in its issues. JISR-HBS seeks to publish the articles that explore, identify, extend, or unify scientific knowledge pertaining to emphasize on the ethical and social issues and their solutions in the areas of Life Sciences and Public Health. Of particular interest are the articles that have a scientific impact, and potential significance to a broad spectrum of Health and Biological Science researchers.


Open Access:

All published articles in issues to date are available freely and immediately. These articles can be viewed and downloaded from the Journal’s digital library.



All articles are published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited. The Corresponding Author retains ownership of the copyright of the published work.