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    Manuscript Submission Guidelines-International Journal of Virology and Microbiology

    Title: The title should not be more than 30 words.
    Title Page: Manuscript title page includes the title, list the full author(s) including department, university, is mandatory. And the corresponding author details (Name, designation, Department, university, live address with Telephone, Fax and Email address) should be provided in the manuscript.
    Image Submission: Images with high resolutions should be submitted by the author. Authors have to take full responsibility for copyrighted images during submission and publication process. International Journal of Virology and Microbiology is an open access, peer- reviewed journal which publishes research/review/case reports/short communications/ commentaries/ image articles/ dissertations/ Letters to the Editor, editorials and opinion articles etc., in the related fields of Virology and Microbiology.
    Figures: Charts, photographs, and diagrams are all to be considered as "Figure(s)" and should be numbered consecutively in the order to which they are referred.
    Figure Formats: The suggested formats are figures should be in bitmap formats (JPEG, PNG, GIF, TIFF, etc.).
    Figure Resolution: Images/figures should be submitted with high resolution. Authors are responsible for the copyrighted images/figures during the submission of publication process.
    Figure Legends: All the figures should be should cite in the text and the legends for the images should be provided in the manuscript. And give the numerical values for each table like Figure 1.
    Tables: Authors are requested to include all the tables in the text at the end of the article with appropriate legends. Tables can be placed next to the relevant text in the manuscript, or on separate page at the end.
    Symbols and Units: Columbus publisher follows International System of Units (SI Units) and symbols should be used while referring to alpha (α), beta (β), mu (µ), pi (π) etc.
    Results: Summarizes the results and present findings using text, charts, graphs and tables and also provide the legends for tables, charts, graphs and figures.
    Supplementary Material: Authors requested to submit supplementary materials if any and Submitted supplementary items are published exactly as they are received.
    Conflict of Interest: Conflict of interest statement should include at the end of the paper.
    Ethical Consent: Ethical statement is required in case of involving any humans or animals in experiment.
    References: All the referred sources (i.e. peer-reviewed articles, books, websites, etc.) should be included in the Reference list.

    Article Processing Fee-International Journal of Virology and Microbiology

    Type of Article Publication Fee
    Research/Review $1499
    Dissertation $1199
    Video Article  
    Short Commentary/ Communication/
    Book Review/Opinion
    Letter to editor/Image Article $199

    Manuscript Withdraw Policy-International Journal of Virology and Microbiology

    Authors can withdraw his/her manuscript after submitting it to Columbus Publishers. To withdraw their article, we do not charge any processing fee, only if he/she withdraws it within a week from the day of submission. If an author withdraws their article after a week, then he/she will be asked to pay the partial processing fee. Each article submission costs us (Columbus Publishers) a certain amount along with overhead costs during processing. The submitted article editor's decision and peer review process is completed (which can often happen within a week), and it has been worked into a journal current issue, we have sustained the costs on our end that need to be compensated. We ask authors to pay 20% of the original article processing fee in case of withdrawal.

    For any questions or any discussions regarding article withdrawal/article processing fee, kindly contact us at: contactus@columbuspublishers.com