Studies involving human subjects should be conducted
according to the World Medical Association (WMA) Declaration
of Helsinki - Ethical Principles for Medical Research
Involving Human Subjects.
Studies involving non human animals should follow
appropriate ethical guidelines such as the Animal
Welfare Act, The
Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act (Amendment) Order
EU parliament directive on the protection of animals
used for scientific purposes, ARRP
policies and guidelines, etc.
Responsible reporting of research studies, which
includes a complete, transparent, accurate and timely
account of what was done and what was found during a
research study, is an integral part of good research and
publication practice and not an optional extra.
The type of article should determine the manuscript
structure. However, the general structure for articles
should follow the IMRAD
The title phrase should be brief.
List authors’ full names
(first-name, middle-name, and last-name).
Affiliations of authors (department
Emails and phone numbers
The abstract should be less than 300 words. Abstract
may be presented either in unstructured or structured
format. The keywords should be less than 10.
Abbreviation should be used only for non standard and
very long terms.
The statement of the problem should be stated in the
introduction in a clear and concise manner.
Materials and methods
Materials and methods should be clearly presented to
allow the reproduction of the experiments.
Results and discussion
Results and discussion maybe combined into a single
section. Results and discussion may also be presented
separately if necessary.
Disclosure of conflict of interest
Authors should disclose all financial/relevant
interest that may have influenced the study.
Acknowledgement of people, funds etc should be brief.
Tables and figures
Tables should be kept to a minimum.
Tables should have a short descriptive title.
The unit of measurement used in a table should be
Tables should be numbered consecutively.
Tables should be organized in Microsoft Word or Excel
Figures/Graphics should be prepared in GIF, TIFF,
JPEG or PowerPoint.
Tables and Figures should be appropriately cited in
References should be listed in an alphabetical order
at the end of the paper. DOIs, PubMed IDs and links to
referenced articles should be stated wherever available.
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manuscripts that have been reviewed and accepted for
publication by an editor.
manuscript handling fee
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corresponding author will be contacted to make the
necessary payment of the manuscript handling fee. Kindly
note that on the manuscript
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Prior to publication, a proof is sent to the
corresponding author. Authors are advised to read the
proof and correct minor typographical or grammatical
errors. Authors should promptly return proofs to the
Once proofs are received at the editorial office, the
manuscripts are usually included in the next issue of
the journal. The article will thereafter be published on
the journal’s website
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website, a publication notice is sent to the
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