Manuscripts submitted to this Journal must be of original work. The Journal of Food Stability is strongly against plagiarism and self-plagiarism and will ensure that all manuscripts submitted should be free of any plagiarism, falsifications, or omission of significant material. Authors should make sure the manuscript they are willing to submit has not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. Duplicated submission papers detected by the Journal will render immediate rejection.
Only authors whom names appear on the paper must have made contribution to its preparation, whether in the design and/or analysis and interpretation of the data/or drafting of the paper. All authors must have critically reviewed and approved the final version of the manuscript before submission.
Authors should avoid any possible conflict of interest or appearance of conflict of interest during the submission process.
Peer review is the evaluation of author’s work by qualified Editorial board members within the relevant field. The Journal of Food Stability employs double blinded peer review method to maintain standards of quality, improve performance and provide credibility of a publication. Papers will only be sent to review if the Editor-in-Chief determines that the paper meets the appropriate quality and relevance requirements.
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For manuscripts reporting studies involving human, a statement identifying the ethics committee that approved the study and confirmation that the study conforms to recognized standards is required. It should be clearly stated that all participants gave their consent prior to their inclusion in the study. Patients privacy should be preserved. Pictures and data from individual participants will only be published where the authors have obtained the individual's consent. Authors do not need to provide a copy of the consent form to the publisher; however, they should add these informations in the cover letter during the submission.
A statement indicating that the protocol and procedures used were ethically reviewed and validated, as well as the name of the body validating, must be included in the Methods section of the manuscript. Authors are encouraged to adhere to animal research reporting standards. They should also state whether experiments were performed according to relevant institutional and national guidelines for the care and use of laboratory animals.