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International Journal of Advances in Pharmacy, Biology and Chemistry
Instructions to Authors
International Journal of advances in Pharmacy, Biology and Chemistry ( is an internationally, peer - reviewed, quarterly published online journal. This journal has been started with an aim to publish recent advances of research in the form of original research articles, short communications and review articles in all areas related to pharmacy, biology and chemistry.

Submission of Manuscript
Manuscripts should  be submitted as an attachment to: Manuscript is sent for  review to the reviewers based on the topic of research. After the review, the necessary changes and comments on the manuscript were sent to the author within a week from the time of submission. Confirmation of acceptance will be given once the author satisfies the comments and comply  with the changes suggested. Confirmation about the acceptance of the manuscript will be sent to e-mail address of the corresponding author.

Manuscripts should be typewritten in double spaced in A4 sized sheets with a 1.2 inch margin on all sides. The manuscript shall be prepared in Times New Roman font using a font size of 12. Title shall be in a font size 14. All section titles in the manuscript shall be in font size 12, bold face capitals. Subtitles in each section shall be in font size 12, bold face lower case followed by a colon. The pages shall be numbered consecutively with a numbers, beginning with title page, ending with the last page of figure legends. The content of the manuscript shall be organized in the following sequence and shall start on separate pages: Title page (including names and addresses of the authors, e-mail and telephone numbers of corresponding author), abstract (including at  least 4 key words), text (consisting of introduction, materials and methods,  results, discussion, conclusion and acknowledgements), references, Tables and figures. All animal experimental procedures followed must be approved by appropriate ethical committee.

Research articles
Research articles are considered for publication provided that the results of the significant portion of the research work is not published anywhere in any form (electronic or print).

Title Page:
Title page should contain title of article, names and addresses of the authors, e-mail and phone numbers of the corresponding author. Names of the authors should appear as initials followed by surnames.

Abstract should start on a new page after the title page and should describe the essential aspects of the investigation. No references should be cited in the abstract.

Introduction should define the background and significance of the study by considering the relevant literature.

Materials and methods:
The research design, subjects, materials used, and statistical methods should be included. This part should be as clear as possible to enable other scientists to repeat the research presented.

Results and Discussion:
All results based on methods must be included.  Discussion on the results of the investigation must be presented.

Major findings of the study and their usefulness shall be summarized in this section.

If necessary, a brief acknowledgements section may be included.

References should appear on a separate page. The references should be cited at the end of the manuscript in the order of their appearance in the text. For citation of references with more than six authors, only the first author's name followed  by et al. should be used.

References of journal articles, books, chapters in book etc. should be cited as follows:

Journal articles:
Gruber PA, Rubinstein A, Bass VHK, Robinson JR, Gastric emptying of nondigestible solids in the fasted dog, J. Pharm. Sci. 1987; 76 : 117-122.

Book reference:Authors  name, book name: chapter name, title of the book,  (edition of book)  publisher name with location of the publisher, year of publication, page no.

Each table should be given on a separate page. Each table should have a short, descriptive title and numbered in the order cited in the text. Only MS word table format should be used for preparing tables.

Graphs and bar graphs should preferably be prepared using Microsoft excel and submitted as Excel graph pasted on word. Photos or drawings must have a good contrast of dark and light. Legends of figures should be brief, but complete and self explanatory.

Review articles
Review articles should include the extensive data collections with illustrative diagrams. Authors should include abstract for the review articles also.
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