Food Science & Nutrition Research
case reports

Author Guidelines

This international open access and peer-reviewed journal warmly invites authors to publish original research, review article, case reports, mini reviews, short communications, editorials, letter to editor, case series, case blogs, case study, clinical videos and etc. Articles need to submit in a preferably MS word format or files can be compressed into zip file and submit it. Below are the guidelines that need to be followed by authors before submitting article to the journal. This journal and publisher's are dedicated to publish original research work or material which is neither been published nor copying the same content. It should not be in state of publishing in any other journals. To ensure above criteria, we use different softwares to check the plagiarism to the submitted manuscripts. After plagiarism process is done, the journal follows rapid double blinded peer-review process, where authors and reviewers’ identities are kept confidential and secure. Review process will take minimum 2-3 weeks and after receiving comments/reviews upon which final decision will be taken for acceptance of manuscript.

Submission Requirements
  • Manuscripts should be prepared in English and submitted as a Microsoft Word document.
  • Ensure that your manuscript follows the journal's formatting guidelines, including font size, line spacing, and margin specifications.
  • Include a cover letter with your submission, detailing the significance of your work and its fit with the journal's scope.
Manuscript Preparation
  • Organize your manuscript with the following sections: Title, Abstract, Introduction, Methods, Results, Discussion, Conclusion, and References.
  • Provide clear and concise figures and tables, ensuring they are referenced in the text.
References
  • Use a consistent citation style (e.g., Vancouver APA, MLA, Chicago) for your references.
  • List all references in alphabetical or sequential order at the end of your manuscript.
Types of Manuscripts and Formats

Our journal accepts a variety of manuscript types and formats. Please select the appropriate format for your submission from the following:

  • Research Articles: Original research papers presenting new findings in the field. Article should not contain more than 6000 words, abstract word limit should be 250 words. There is no restriction on the number of images or tabular columns.
  • Review Articles: Comprehensive reviews of specific topics, including systematic reviews and meta-analyses. The article should contain no more than 4500 words, and the abstract word limit should be 250 words.
  • Case Reports: Detailed descriptions of rare or interesting clinical cases. The Case Report article should contain no more than 3000 words, and the abstract word limit should be 250 words.
  • Mini-Reviews: Concise reviews covering specific topics. Article should not contain more than 2500 words, and the abstract word limit should be 250 words.
  • Short Communications: Brief reports on research findings or preliminary studies. Article length should be restricted to 2000 words and can contain two figures or tables.
  • Letter to Editor: Short letters addressing specific issues or topics. Article should not contain more than 1000 words with a maximum of 10 references.
  • Clinical Images: Submissions should include a maximum of 3 images along with 250 words describing the clinical case.
  • Editorials: Editorial articles with a word count between 1200-1500.
Types of Manuscripts and Formats

Our journal accepts a variety of manuscript types and formats. Please select the appropriate format for your submission from the following:

  • Cover Letter: A mandatory cover letter must be submitted along with the manuscript. It should include a statement confirming the approval of all co-authors involved in preparing and submitting the manuscript, a declaration of any potential conflict of interest, and confirmation that the content of the manuscript has not been published or is under consideration for publication by any other journals.
  • Title and Author Details: The title should be specific yet concise. Provide complete details of all authors, including affiliation details (department, university or organization, city, state/province, and country), telephone numbers, and email addresses.
  • Abstract: An abstract is a vital part and should summarize the entire article within 200-250 words. It should include the following sub-headings (which may vary depending on the type of article): Aims, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion.
  • Keywords: Mention 6-8 vital keywords that are important for the article, followed by semicolons.
  • Body of the Article (Text): The main content of the article should include separate sections such as Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion, Conclusion, and Acknowledgment.
  • Introduction: Provide a broader context and a brief overview of the research work or experiments.
  • Materials and Methods: Describe statistical methods with enough details for readers. Include a description of participants or what was studied. Mention any adverse events or side effects and describe any limitations of the study.
  • Results: Present all relevant positive and negative findings. Tables and Figures can be included in this part.
  • Discussion: Provide a detailed representation of the data, starting with a brief but comprehensive summary of the main findings.
  • Conclusion: Include the final results obtained from the article using the methods/experiments and suggest further research possibilities based on the observations.
  • Conflicts of Interest: Authors should mention any conflicts of interest to avoid potential issues after article publication.
  • Acknowledgment: List authors who have contributed directly or indirectly to the preparation of the manuscript in this section.
Submission Process
  • Submit your manuscript through our online submission system.
  • Expect a confirmation email upon successful submission.
  • Manuscripts will undergo peer review, and authors will be notified of the review outcomes.
Category Basic Charge (for up to 16 pages) Additional Pages
High-income countries (Table 1) $300 $20/page
Upper-middle-income countries (Table 2) $225 $20/page
Lower-middle-income countries (Table 3) $120 $10/page
Low-income countries (Table 4) $75 $10/page

Countries Classified by the World Bank

Table 4 - Low-income countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Sierra Leone
  • Benin
  • Haiti
  • Somalia
  • Burkina Faso
  • Korea, Dem. People's Rep.
  • South Sudan
  • Burundi
  • Liberia
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Central African Republic
  • Madagascar
  • Tajikistan
  • Chad
  • Malawi
  • Tanzania
  • Congo, Dem. Rep
  • Mali
  • Togo
  • Eritrea
  • Mozambique
  • Uganda
  • Ethiopia
  • Nepal
  • Yemen, Rep.
  • Gambia, The
  • Niger
  • Guinea
  • Rwanda

Table 3 - Lower-middle-income countries

  • Angola
  • India
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Bangladesh
  • Indonesia
  • Philippines
  • Bhutan
  • Kenya
  • São Tomé and Principe
  • Bolivia
  • Kiribati
  • Senegal
  • Cabo Verde
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Solomon Islands
  • Cambodia
  • Lao PDR
  • Sudan
  • Cameroon
  • Lesotho
  • Timor-Leste
  • Comoros
  • Mauritania
  • Tunisia
  • Congo, Rep.
  • Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
  • Ukraine
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Moldova
  • Uzbekistan
  • Djibouti
  • Mongolia
  • Vanuatu
  • Egypt, Arab Rep.
  • Morocco
  • Vietnam
  • El Salvador
  • Myanmar
  • West Bank and Gaza
  • Eswatini
  • Nicaragua
  • Zambia
  • Ghana
  • Nigeria
  • Zimbabwe
  • Honduras
  • Pakistan

Table 2 - Upper-middle-income countries

  • Albania
  • Gabon
  • Nauru
  • Algeria
  • Georgia
  • North Macedonia
  • American Samoa
  • Grenada
  • Paraguay
  • Argentina
  • Guatemala
  • Peru
  • Armenia
  • Guyana
  • Romania
  • Azerbaijan
  • Iran, Islamic Rep.
  • Russian Federation
  • Belarus
  • Iraq
  • Samoa
  • Belize
  • Jamaica
  • Serbia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Jordan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Botswana
  • Kazakhstan
  • South Africa
  • Brazil
  • Kosovo
  • St. Lucia
  • Bulgaria
  • Lebanon
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Colombia
  • Libya
  • Suriname
  • Costa Rica
  • Malaysia
  • Thailand
  • Cuba
  • Maldives
  • Tonga
  • Dominica
  • Marshall Islands
  • Turkey
  • Dominican Republic
  • Mauritius
  • Turkmenistan
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Mexico
  • Tuvalu
  • Ecuador
  • Montenegro
  • Venezuela, RB
  • Fiji
  • Namibia

Table 1 - High-income countries

  • Andorra
  • Gibraltar
  • Panama
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Greece
  • Poland
  • Aruba
  • Greenland
  • Portugal
  • Australia
  • Guam
  • Puerto Rico
  • Austria
  • Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Qatar
  • Bahamas, The
  • Hungary
  • San Marino
  • Bahrain
  • Iceland
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Barbados
  • Ireland
  • Seychelles
  • Belgium
  • Isle of Man
  • Singapore
  • Bermuda
  • Israel
  • Sint Maarten
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Italy
  • Slovak Republic
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Japan
  • Slovenia
  • Canada
  • Korea, Rep.
  • Spain
  • Cayman Islands
  • Kuwait
  • St. Kitts and Nevis
  • Channel Islands
  • Latvia
  • St. Martin
  • Chile
  • Liechtenstein
  • Sweden
  • China
  • Lithuania
  • Switzerland
  • Croatia
  • Luxembourg
  • Taiwan, China
  • Curaçao
  • Macao SAR, China
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Cyprus
  • Malta
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Czech Republic
  • Monaco
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Denmark
  • Netherlands
  • United Kingdom
  • Estonia
  • New Caledonia
  • United States
  • Faroe Islands
  • New Zealand
  • Uruguay
  • Finland
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Virgin Islands (U.S.)
  • France
  • Norway
  • French Polynesia
  • Oman
  • Germany
  • Palau

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Editorial Board Member Guidelines

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Review and assess submitted manuscripts for quality, relevance, and originality.
  • Provide constructive feedback and recommendations to authors for manuscript improvement.
  • Participate in editorial meetings and discussions to make editorial decisions.
  • Ensure adherence to ethical and publication guidelines.
  • Contribute to the journal's growth by identifying potential authors and promoting the journal.
Eligibility Criteria
  • A Ph.D. in a relevant field (or equivalent) is preferred.
  • Demonstrated expertise and research experience in the subject area covered by the journal.
  • Previous experience in peer review or editorial roles is a plus.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Commitment to maintaining the highest standards of research integrity and ethical conduct.

If you meet the eligibility criteria and are interested in joining our editorial board, please contact us for more information.

Reviewers Guidelines

Thank you for considering becoming a peer reviewer for our journal. Your expertise and feedback play a crucial role in maintaining the quality of our publications. Please adhere to the following guidelines:

General Guidelines
  • Reviewers should have expertise in the subject matter of the submitted manuscript.
  • Reviews should be conducted objectively and without bias.
  • Confidentiality must be maintained throughout the review process.
Review Process
  • Reviewers are expected to provide constructive feedback to authors.
  • Assess the manuscript for originality, clarity, and significance of the research.
  • Submit your review within the specified timeline.
Feedback
  • Clearly communicate your comments and recommendations to the editors and authors.
  • If you suspect plagiarism or ethical issues, report them to the editorial team.

If you are willing to serve as a reviewer, please contact us to express your interest or for further information.

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