Guideline

Guidelines and Instructions to Authors

The following types of papers are considered for publication:

  • Original research articles
  • Review articles
  • Short communications
  • Case reports

Manuscripts should be submitted to the journal online through the Online Journal Management System. Submission of a manuscript to IJVSBT implies that:

  • Neither it has previously been published nor It is being submitted for publication elsewhere.
  • All authors have seen and approved the manuscript and agrees to license the manuscript under Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) to the IJVSBT publishers/promoters upon acceptance/publication.
  • All authors have obtained necessary permissions from their employers or institutions to publish if any.
  • Ethical approval was obtained for work involving the use of animals. Papers describing experiments that demonstrate a lack of concern for current ethical and welfare standards will not be accepted.
  • The corresponding author on behalf of all the authors agrees to plagiarism dectection and grants JVSBT right to use plagiarism detecting software to screen the submitted manuscript.

 

Preparation of the Manuscript:

Title of the manuscript should be appropriate to the nature of the paper. All submitted manuscripts should include the title and abstract. For original research papers, text should be organized as,  Abstract , Key words , Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results and Discussion, and References. Only out standing case reports providing new information will be accepted and should have introduction of the case report without caption, case history and clinical observations followed by treatment /result and discussion if necessary. Review articles should have introduction to the topic and organized as appropriately with sub-headings according to the authors' choice. Full length papers normally should not exceed 3000 words in length including tables and illistrations i.e. approximately five journal pages.

 

Article Format:

  • Manuscripts must be typed in font size 12 (Times New Roman).
  • Double-spaced throughout, including the Reference section.
  • All pages should be numbered (Page Numbers) starting from the title page.