AUTHOR GUIDELINES

While submitting a manuscript online, the author agrees to the following:

  • The work should be original and free from plagiarism.
  • It has not been submitted for publication/is not under consideration for publication in another journal.
  • All authors are aware of the order of authorship. The submitting author shall be solely responsible in case any dispute arises.
  • Manuscripts requiring extensive revision will be at a disadvantage for publication and will be rejected.
  • Authors shall be responsible for the quality of language and style and are strongly advised against submitting a manuscript grammatically incorrect. The editors reserve the right to reject poorly written manuscripts even if their scientific content is qualitatively suitable for publication.
Manuscript Processing Charges
  • Submitted manuscripts go through the peer review and evaluation. Each manuscript will be reviewed by two reviewers who are subject matter experts in the concerned field.
  • The accepted manuscripts required to pay the manuscript processing charges. Please note that these charges will have to be paid once an editorial decision of acceptance has already been made. Processing charges are $ 20 (or) Rs.500/-

ORGANIZATION OF MANUSCRIPT

Note: Authour Information should be typed in "Times New Roman" with "12" font size and use "1.5 " line space.

(1) Title: Title should be informative and Concise. Avoid abbreviations and formulae where possible.

(2) Author names and affiliations: Present the authors' affiliation addresses (where the actual work was done) below the names. Indicate all affiliations with a lower-case superscript letter immediately after the author's name and in front of the appropriate address. Provide the full postal address of each affiliation, including the country name and, if available, the e-mail address of each author.

Corresponding author. Clearly indicate (*) who will handle correspondence at all stages of refereeing and publication, also post-publication. Ensure that phone numbers (with country and area code) are provided in addition to the e-mail address and the complete postal address. Contact details must be kept up to date by the corresponding author.

(3)Abstract
A concise and factual abstract is required. The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal results and major conclusions. An abstract is often presented separately from the article, so it must be able to stand alone. For this reason, References should be avoided, but if essential, then cite the author(s) and year(s). Also, non-standard or uncommon abbreviations should be avoided, but if essential they must be defined at their first mention in the abstract itself. The structured abstract must not exceed 300 words.

(4) Key Words
Author should write four or five important words of the manuscript

(5) Introduction
Author should provide the minimum background information that will orient the general reader.

(6) Materials and Methods: It shall be started as a continuation to introduction on the same page. All important materials and equipments, the manufacturer’s name and, if possible, the location should be provided. The main methods used shall be briefly described, citing references. New methods or substantially modified methods may be described in sufficient detail. The statistical method and the level of significance chosen shall be clearly stated.

(7) Results: The important results of the work should be clearly stated and illustrated where necessary by tables and figures. The statistical treatment of data and significance level of the factors should be stated wherever necessary. Data that is not statistically significant need only to be mentioned in the text.

(8) Discussion: This section should deal with the interpretation of results, making the readers to understanding of the problem taken and should be logical. The discussion should state the scope of the results, which need to be further explored. Results and discussion of the work can also be combined under one section, Results and Discussion.

(9) Acknowledgements: Acknowledgements as well as information regarding funding sources should be provided.

(10) References: In the text, references should be indicated citations of literature within the text must be presented in Arabic numerical order and should be set in square brackets, thus [1, 2]. The cited literature are also collected in numerical order at the end of the manuscript under the heading “References”. Titles of journals should be abbreviated according to the practice of Chemical Abstracts. The abbreviated title and the volume number should appear in italics.

Scientific articles:

1. Sk. A. Rahaman, Y. Rajendra Prasad, Phani Kumar, Barath Kumar; Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal; Synthesis and antihistaminic activity of novel pyrimidines. 2009, 17, 255- 258.

Books:
2. Willium Foea, Smith, et al; Text Book of Medicinal Chemistry. 1990, 2nd edition, Chapter 6, 190.

Thesis:
3. Thomas J. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Oxford at San Diego. March 2010.

Patent/Chem. Abstract:
4. Joseph DS. U.S. Patent.  2006, 6,973, 257.

(11) Tables: Prepare tables on individual sheets of paper, double-spaced, and numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals in the order of their appearance in the text.

(12) Figures: Prepare figures on separate pages but not inserted within the text. All figures must be referred in the text and numbered with Arabic numerals in the sequence in which they are cited. Each figure must be accompanied by a legend explaining in detail the contents of the figure and are to be typed under the figures. Graphs and bar graphs should preferably be prepared using Microsoft Excel and submitted as Excel graph pasted in Word.

Illustrations should be clear enough and of appropriate size (4 inch × 6 inch or larger) for better reproduction. If illustrations are scanned, then they should be scanned at minimum of 300 dpi. Line art drawing must have a minimum resolution of 1200 dpi. Photographs may be submitted as "jpeg", or "tiff" files in a zipped folder.

  • ARTICLE PROOFS
    Reviewer comments are sent to the corresponding author through e-mail. They must be carefully checked and returned the revised manuscript within one week along with copyright form.
  • COPYRIGHT AGREEMENT
    Authors are asked to sign a copyright agreement upon acceptance of their manuscript, before the manuscript can be published. The Copyright Transfer Agreement can be downloaded from the website.

The corresponding author is responsible to ensure that the article has been seen and approved by all the other authors involved in research work.

  • SUBMISSION CHECK LIST
    The following list will be useful during the final checking of an article prior to sending it to the journal for review. Please consult this Guide for Authors for further details of any item.

Author ensure that the following items are present:

  • Title
  • Author and co-author details should be furnished with contact details such as E-mail address, Full postal address.
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • Introduction
  • Material and Methods
  • Results
  • Discussion
  • Acknowledgements
  • References are in the correct format for the journal. All references mentioned in the reference list are cited in the text
  • Tables (title, description, footnote)
  • Figures
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