For Authors

 

Instructions and Guidelines for Authors

 

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Manuscript Submission

 

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Forms Submission - Author Responsibility, Ethics, Financial Disclosure and Copyright Transfer Agreement Upon verification by the Editorial Office that the submitted manuscript conforms to journal specifications, each author will be sent an email notification asking them to submit their mandatory Author Responsibility, Ethics, Financial Disclosure and Copyright Transfer Agreement. The notification email will include a direct link to this PDF form. 

 

 

Instructions and Guidelines for Colloquia and Supplement Features

 

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Publication Ethics

 

Microbial Bioactives adheres to the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) standards on publications ethics. Submission of an article implies that:

  • The work described has not been published previously except in the form of an abstract or as part of an oral presentation/lecture or academic thesis. Neither should it be under consideration for publication or in the process of being published elsewhere. This includes text and research data (Tables, Figures, and Charts).
  • The above condition encompasses publishing in scientific journals, proceedings from conferences and seminars.
  • That its submission and publication in the journal is known and approved by all Authors.
  • The work is the Author’s own and there are no falsifications or fabrication of data, plagiarism including duplicate publication of the authors’ own work without proper citation and misappropriation of.

 

Any cases of ethical misconduct are treated very seriously and will be dealt with using the guidelines issued by the COPE. For further details please visit: