All publication misconducts are dealt by first asking the corresponding author an explanation in view of the available evidence. The manuscript is dropped from consideration if unpublished and retracted if published in case of non -response or unsatisfactory response from the authors.

The authors will be blacklisted and  authors’ institutional Head will also be informed. His/Her further submissions will not be considered and the other Editorial Associations may also be informed.

Plagiarism and other publication misconduct, fabrication (picture as well), falsification, salami slicing, duplication submission, redundant publication, multiple submission, selective and misleading reporting, selective and misleading referencing are liable to strict action.