What You Might Not Know About Scientific Journals. A reviewer at the National Institutes of Health evaluates a grant proposal.
(Wikipedia) I managed to read quite a number of interesting books in the last couple of months. Among them, was Scientific Writing: Easy When You Know How by Jennifer Peat et al. Marvelous book and one that I highly recommend. The book has been mainly written for health professionals. The publishing process in a nutshell: Upon submission to a journal, a paper will first go through preliminary screening by special staff who check for typographical errors. Here are some interesting facts that you might not know about scientific journals: Multiple surveys have shown that journals are more likely to publish ‘statistically significant’ findings. Have anything else to share that’s not on the list?
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NIH Public Access Policy. Guidelines for Program Project Grants, NHLBI, NIH, DHHS. Editorial Manager™ for CG&H. Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology publishes clinical articles on all aspects of the digestive system, including the liver and pancreas.
The types of articles Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology publishes include original papers, review articles, brief communications, and special category manuscripts. Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology. Blood. Becker Medical Library Scholarly Communications. September 11th, 2012 by Cathy Authors at WU , Open Access , Support for Authors September 6th, 2012 by Cathy If your article is applicable under the and you publish your article in a form of submission journal, please review your copyright agreement form. Submission journals submit the final, peer-reviewed version of articles to upon acceptance of publication. Most copyright agreement forms for submission journals have sections for authors to note whether an article is applicable under the NIH Public Access Policy. PMID-to-PMCID Converter. About this tool This utility allows you to start with the unique identifier for an article that is in PMC (PubMed Central) in order to find additional unique identifiers that may apply to the article, such as: PMID (from PubMed) PMCID (from PMC) Manuscript ID (from a manuscript submission system, e.g., NIHMS, Europe PMC, PMC Canada) DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Note that not every article will have all of these identifiers.
A Manuscript ID will be available for an article that was added to PMC via the NIHMS or similar submission system. A DOI will be available if the article was assigned a DOI by its publisher. Manuscript Central (NYAS) Guidelines for Submissions (NYAS) The Journal of Immunology (Figure Tips) Tips Please make sure you have taken time to fully read the Author Instructions linked from the login page.
These instructions are designed to give you everything you need to get started with online submission for this journal. In addition, you can click on the help signs spread throughout the system at any time for context-sensitive assistance. Should further help be required, please contact the Journal's Office. Common Questions: What software do you recommend when generating artwork? The Journal of Immunology. AHA Journals. Immunology. Submission Process Before submitting a manuscript, please gather the following information:
Immunology. Copyright Form. Medicine (PDF) Blackwell Publishing Author Resources. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. Volume 1307: Advances in Meditation Research: Neuroscience and Clinical Applications Recent advances in the growing interdisciplinary area of meditation research shed light on the neural correlates and associated psychological outcomes of meditative practice in its many forms.
This Annals volume includes a selection of compelling reviews presenting the proceedings of the conference “Advances in Meditation Research: Neuroscience and Clinical Applications,” held January 17, 2013 at the New York Academy of Sciences in New York City. The scholarly reviews presented in this volume are written by conference speakers that are both meditation practitioners and leading scientific experts in meditation research. A range of cutting-edge topics are covered, including the ways in which meditative practice can affect consciousness, brain structure and function, aging, and clinical outcomes. Reviews Immunology. Reviews Immunology. European Journal of Immunology. European Journal of Immunology. Journal of Clinical Investigation. The Journal of Clinical Investigation is a top-tier venue for discoveries in basic and clinical biomedical research that will advance the practice of medicine.
The JCI: has a 2012 Impact Factor of 12.812 and a 5-year Impact Factor of 14.689, provides free access to all of its research articles, deposits published research articles in PubMed Central, which satisfies the NIH Public Access Policy and other similar funding agency requirements, and is an ideal home for authors seeking the broadest audience for their most important work. The journal is headed by Editor in Chief Dr. Howard Rockman and an Editorial Board of peer scientists at Duke University Medical Center, the University of North Carolina, Duke-NUS, and Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute whose depth and experience ensure fair and competent peer review.
Sending your work to the JCI The journal considers research submissions in several categories. Journal of Clinical Investigation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA (PNAS) publishes research reports, Feature Articles, commentaries, perspectives, colloquium papers, letters, and Front Matter.
In accordance with the guiding principles established by George Ellery Hale in 1914, PNAS publishes brief first announcements of Academy members' and foreign associates' (hereafter referred to as members) more important contributions to research and of work that appears to a member to be of particular importance. PNAS is a general science journal and all papers should be intelligible to a broad scientific audience. Research Reports describe the results of original research of exceptional importance.
All manuscripts are evaluated by the Editorial Board and more than 50% of Direct Submissions are declined without additional review. Beginning in 2013, each research article is published with a Significance Statement, which is a brief, author-written statement describing the significance of the work. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Journal of Experimental Medicine. Manuscript format For original submissions, or a first revision, please submit your manuscript as a single PDF file, including figures and tables.
Supplemental material should be submitted as a seperate PDF or Excel file. Figures should appear at the end and should not be embedded within the text. For the final revision of accepted manuscripts, we require submission of the manuscript text as an editable Word document and individual figure files in EPS or TIFF format. Please note that files saved in TIFF format within the PowerPoint application are not high enough resolution for publication. The manuscript text file should contain all of the text elements including figure legends (regular and supplemental) and tables (regular and supplemental). Journal of Biological Chemistry. Journal of Immunology.
Medicine. Journal of Cell Biology. Diabetes. Journal of Experimental Medicine. Journal of Cell Biology. Manuscript file format: Acceptable file formats for your manuscript are DOC or PDF. The manuscript text must be formatted using double-line spacing throughout the manuscript. Articles: Format: Manuscripts should be divided into the following sections, each beginning on a new page: Title page, Abstract, Introduction, Results, Discussion, Materials and methods, Acknowledgements, Abbreviations List, References, Figure Legends, and Tables.