Information For Authors

Interested in submitting to this journal? We recommend that you review the About the Journal page for the journal's section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step process. 

Electronic submission of manuscripts is encouraged, provided that the text, tables, and figures are included in a single Microsoft Word file (preferably in Cambria font). Here is a template by which you should write article.

Article types:

Research papers should preferably not exceed 7,500 words (excluding refs.). All manuscripts must contain: Abstract, Keywords, Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion or Results and Discussion, Conclusions, Figures and/or Tables with Captions.

Review Papers should preferably not exceed 12,000 words (excluding refs.). Submissions of reviews and perspectives covering topics of current interest are welcome and encouraged. 

Short Communications should preferably not exceed 3,000 words (excluding refs.). A Short Communication should be about a really novel feature with significant scientific merit.

Mini Reviews should preferably not exceed 4,000 words (excluding refs.). Submissions of short reviews covering topics of current interest are welcome and encouraged.