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Editor-in-Chief :
Dr Vasco Azevedo
Prof Dr Arun Kharat
Category : International Journal
Publisher : Bioinfo Publications
ISSN : 0975-5276 (Print) E-ISSN : 0975-9174 (Online) Frequency : Monthly
Index Copernicus Value (ICV) : 7.25; IF: 4.575 (2015); NAAS:4.77 (2016)       CODEN : IJMR
DOI : 10.9735/0975-5276       Abbreviation : Int J Microbiol Res
Subject : Life Sciences     License :     Plagiarism :
Duties Of Authors
Reporting articles standards
Authors original research articles, review articles, viewpoint articles, reports, rapid communications, technical briefs, datasets briefs, product news, company news, society news, thesis report, book review, case reports, and clinical studies in all areas should present an accurate account of the work performed as well as an objective discussion of its significance. Underlying data should be represented accurately in the paper. A paper should contain sufficient detail and references to permit others to replicate the work. Fraudulent or knowingly inaccurate statements constitute unethical behavior and are unacceptable for publications.

Data submission, access and retention
Authors may be asked to provide the raw data in connection with a articles for editorial review purpose and should be prepared to provide public access to such, if practicable, and should in any event be prepared to retain such data for a reasonable time after publication.

Originality and Plagiarism
The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works, and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others published materials, that this has been appropriately cited or quoted.
Plagiarism takes many forms, from passing off’ another’s paper as the author’s own paper, to copying or paraphrasing substantial parts of another’s paper without attribution, to claiming results from research conducted by others. Plagiarism in all its forms constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.

Multiple Publication and Concurrent Publication
An author should not in general publish articles describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behaviour and is unacceptable for final publications in our journals.

Acknowledgement of Sources
Proper and well written acknowledgment of the research work of others must always be given. Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the reported work or give details of funding authority and financially assisted / funded project. Information obtained privately, as in conversation, correspondence, or discussion with third parties, must not be used or reported without explicit, written permission from the source. Technical information obtained in the course of confidential services, such as refereeing manuscripts or grant applications, must not be used without the explicit written permission of the author of the work involved in these services.

Authorship of the Paper
Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the reported articles or manuscripts.

All Other authors, those who have made significant contributions should be listed as co-authors. Where there are others who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research project, they should be acknowledged or listed as contributors.
The corresponding author should ensure that all appropriate co-authors and no inappropriate co-authors are included on the paper, and that all co-authors have seen and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to its submission for publication.

Conflicts of Interest and Disclosure
All authors in a manuscript should disclose any financial or other substantive conflict of interest, which might be construed to influence the results or interpretation of their manuscript. All sources of financial support for the project should be disclosed.

Basic and fundamental errors in published works
When any author found a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her own published work, it is the author’s obligation to promptly notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the final draft of manuscript.

Note: * If in future any conflict of interest | Misstep | Flaw | Fluff found in article experimental data | procedure (which invalidates the conclusion), article will be immediately retracted from publication process