Research ethics policy

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General Guidelines
eSciPub Journals adhere to the following requirements and recommendations including but not limited to Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers (STM) , and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME). 

Conflict-of-Interest Statement
All authors are required to disclose conflicts of interest. To get more details of Conflict-of-Interest Statement and its form, you may refer to one of the links at http://www.icmje.org/recommendations/browse/roles-and-responsibilities/author-responsibilities--conflicts-of-interest.html, http://icmje.org/about-icmje/faqs/conflict-of-interest-disclosure-forms/ and http://icmje.org/conflicts-of-interest/

Informed consent policy
To protect research participants, all authors are required to follow the COPE, ICMJE, STM and WAME guidelines. To get more details of Protection of Research Participants, you may refer to one of the links at http://www.icmje.org/recommendations/browse/roles-and-responsibilities/protection-of-research-participants.html

Statement on Human and Animal Rights
All manuscripts reporting experiments on human subjects and animals are required to get institutional and national institutional review board approval in accord with the Uniform guidelines of COPE, ICMJE, STM and WAME. To get more details, you may refer to one of the links at http://www.icmje.org/ or http://icmje.org/about-icmje/faqs/icmje-recommendations/

Role of Authors and Contributors
All authors listed in an manuscript should have contributed significantly according to the guidelines of COPE, ICMJE, STM and WAME. To get more details, you may refer to one of the links  at http://www.icmje.org/recommendations/browse/roles-and-responsibilities/defining-the-role-of-authors-and-contributors.html

Originality and Duplicate Publications
We only accept manuscripts that are original and may not be considered by any other journals following the guidelines of COPE, ICMJE, STM and WAME. For more details, you may refer to one of the links at http://www.icmje.org/recommendations/browse/publishing-and-editorial-issues/overlapping-publications.html

Overlapping Publications
It is possible to republish articles when the articles meet the Uniform guidelines of COPE, ICMJE, STM and WAME. For more details, you may refer to one of the links at http://www.icmje.org/recommendations/browse/publishing-and-editorial-issues/overlapping-publications.html

Scientific Misconduct, Expressions of Concern, and Retraction
We take all cases of publication misconduct seriously. When we meet any suspected cases of research and publication misconduct, our Editorial Board will review them and makes decisions following the guidelines of COPE, ICMJE, STM and WAME. To get more details, you may refer to one of the links at http://www.icmje.org/recommendations/browse/publishing-and-editorial-issues/scientific-misconduct-expressions-of-concern-and-retraction.html

Clinical Trials and Registration
We recommend all manuscripts with results of clinical trials should adhere to the Requirements of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors at
http://www.icmje.org/recommendations/browse/publishing-and-editorial-issues/clinical-trial-registration.html

eSciPub may update current policy periodically.

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