Journal of Applied Biological Sciences (JABS) uses double-blind review fulfilled by at least two reviewers. In addition, all articles are checked by means of a program (Ithenticate etc.) in order to confirm they are not published before and avoid plagiarism.
The peer review process is at the heart of the success of scientific publishing. As part of our commitment to the protection and enhancement of the peer review process, JABS has an obligation to assist the scientific community in all aspects of publishing ethics, especially in cases of (suspected) duplicate submission or plagiarism.
When a reader discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in a paper published in Journal of Applied Biological Sciences (JABS) or have any other complaint about editorial content (plagiarism, duplicate papers, etc.), he/she should make a complaint by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. We welcome complaints as they provide an opportunity for improvement, and we aim to respond quickly and constructively.
Plagiarism will not be accepted according to the ethical policy of our journal. All received articles are controlled by plagiarism control software (iThenticate or Turnitin program). All of the received manuscripts are checked with software for originality. The manuscripts having reported for a similarity below 20% would be accepted for a peer-review process.