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class Author Guidelines

Terms of submitting a manuscript:

  1. The article is written originally by one or many writers in the scope of Biology, Microbiology, Zoology, Botany, Biotechnology, Ethnobiology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Ecology, and Other Biological Sciences. The articles must contain 8 or 10 pages (even pages). The article’s systematics consists of Preface, Method, Results and Discussion, Conclusion, and bibliography.
  2. The manuscript is written in A4 paper with Cambria font style, 11 font size, single line spacing. The size of the left and right margins are 2 cm each, the upper and bottom margins of 3 cm each. The form of the text is in the form of 2 columns with a distance between columns of 1 cm. The distance between paragraphs is one single line space.
  3. Title: no more than 12 words.
  4. Author(s) name: is fully written without any title.
  5. Institution: is completely stated, including the study program, institution name, city, and country.
  6. The corresponding author includes name and email address that can be used for us to send you a journal.


  1. The abstract is written both in  English.
  2. The content is based on the problem, the main method used, the main result that answers the problem stated, and two sentences of discussion that explain the results.
  3. Keywords (3-5 keywords).


The content of the article consists of a preface, method, results, and discussion. The closing, acknowledgment, and references are also part of the article content.

1. Preface

Preface mainly contains 1) the research problem, 2) the insight and problem-solving plan, 3) the research aim(s), and 4) the resume of the theoretical study. Sometimes, in this part, the author stated the result that is intended to be reached by the researcher through the study. 

2. Method

Basically, this part explains how the research is done. The main content of this part are 1) research design, 2) population and sample, 3) the technics of collecting data and instruments developing, and 4) the technics of data analyzing. Any tool and material used in the research should be mentioned specifically.

3. Results and Discussion

The results appeared in this part should be the main result. The data analysis process such as statistical calculation, the hypothetical testing process is no need to be presented. Tables and charts can be used to explain the result presented verbally and should be commented or discussed.

4. Closing

This part contains a summary and a suggestion. The summary presents the resume of the results and discussion of the article and is based on the aim of the research. The suggestion can be based on practical action, new theory developing, and/or further research.

5. Acknowledgment (optional)

Acknowledgment of certain parties, such as research sponsorship, should be stated clearly and concisely.

6. Bibliography

Contains reference sources written alphabetically and chronologically, Referral sources are published literature in the last 10 years (especially of the journal). Referral preferred are the primary sources in the form of books or research articles in scientific journals. It is suggested to use Mendeley as a reference manager at styling the citations and the bibliography.

Sample of correct formats for various types of references are as follows:

Amit Lakhani, Ena Sharma, “Corona virus (Covid-19)-ITS implications in pediatric orthopedic care”. Journal of Orthopaedics Volume 21, September–October 2020, Pages 326-330.


message Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

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The copyright of the received article shall be assigned to the journal as the publisher of the journal. The intended copyright includes the right to publish the article in various forms (including reprints). The journal maintains the publishing rights to the published articles. Authors are allowed to use their articles for any legal purposes deemed necessary without written permission from the journal with an acknowledgment of initial publication to this journal.

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