We emphasize a detailed peer review process that utilizes experienced and highly trained scientists drawn from across the world. The step-by-step evaluation of the submitted manuscripts ensures that our products have reliable and well researched content that can inform policy. We index our publications in intentionally accoladed platforms and archive them widely for posterity and availability.
All MJ& M journals subscribe to the open access policy and all published articles are distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY-NC-SA) license. As such, all articles can be accessed from anywhere around the world. We believe that by doing so, we increase article visibility & impact the scientific fraternity.
The peer review process is robust and rapid. From the time of submission to publication, we often try to remain within an average of 28 days.
The Submission Process
At MJ&M, we are dedicated to promoting the dissemination of scientific knowledge and the advancement of research in the fields of biomedical and health sciences. To this end, we welcome submissions of original research articles, review articles, case reports, and other types of scientific content that are relevant to these fields.
The submission process at MJ&M journals is straightforward and designed to be as easy as possible for authors.
Review submission guidelines: Before submitting your article, it is important to review our submission guidelines, which are available on our website. These guidelines outline the requirements for submitting articles to our journals, including formatting, length, and content requirements.
Prepare your manuscript: Once you have reviewed our submission guidelines, you can prepare your manuscript for submission. This should include all the necessary components, such as an abstract, introduction, methods, results, discussion, references, and any figures or tables.
Submit your manuscript: Submit your manuscript through our online submission system, which is available on our website. You will need to provide some basic information about your manuscript, including the title, authors, and abstract.
Initial review: Once we receive your submission, our editors will perform an initial review to determine whether your article is suitable for publication in one of our journals. If there are any concerns or issues, our editors will contact you with feedback.
Peer review: If your article is accepted for peer review, it will be sent to a panel of experts in your field for review. Our peer-review process is rigorous and designed to ensure that all published articles meet the highest standards of scientific rigor and quality.
Revision and final acceptance: If revisions are required, our editors will provide feedback and guide you through the revision process. Once the revisions are complete and the article has been accepted, it will be published in one of our journals.
We understand that submitting an article can be a complex process, and our editors are available to provide support and guidance throughout the submission process. If you have any questions or need help with your submission, please do not hesitate to contact us.
The Review Process
The peer review process at MJ&M journals is a critical component of our commitment to promoting the dissemination of high-quality scientific knowledge in the fields of biomedical and health sciences. Our rigorous review process is designed to ensure that all published articles meet the highest standards of scientific rigor and quality.
Initial review: Upon receipt of a submission, our editors will perform an initial review to determine whether the article is suitable for publication in one of our journals. This initial review may include checks for compliance with our submission guidelines, adherence to ethical standards, and the overall quality of the content.
Peer review: If your article is accepted for peer review, it will be sent to a panel of experts in your field for evaluation. Our peer reviewers are chosen for their expertise and experience, and are committed to providing constructive feedback to authors.
Review feedback: After the peer review process is complete, our editors will compile the review feedback and send it to the authors. The feedback will include any recommendations for revisions or improvements to the manuscript.
Revision and resubmission: If revisions are required, authors will be asked to make the necessary changes and resubmit their manuscript. Our editors will be available to provide support and guidance throughout the revision process.
Final acceptance: Once the revisions have been completed and the article has been accepted, it will be published in one of our journals.
The peer review process at MJ&M journals is designed to be transparent and fair, and we are committed to maintaining the highest standards of scientific integrity and ethical publishing practices. Our editors and peer reviewers are available to provide support and guidance to authors throughout the review process.
At MJ&M journals, we value the contributions of our reviewers and recognize their critical role in maintaining the high standards of scientific rigor and quality in our publications. We are always looking for experienced and knowledgeable individuals to join our pool of peer reviewers.
Here is an overview of the benefits and responsibilities of being a reviewer for MJ&M journals:
Recognition: As a reviewer, you will be acknowledged for your contributions to the scientific community and the advancement of research in the fields of biomedical and health sciences.
Professional development: Reviewing articles is a valuable opportunity for professional development, as it allows you to stay current in your field, improve your critical thinking skills, and expand your knowledge.
Opportunities to contribute to the scientific community: As a reviewer, you will have the opportunity to help authors improve their manuscripts and contribute to the advancement of scientific knowledge.
Confidentiality: The peer review process at MJ&M journals is confidential, and all information related to your review will be kept confidential.
Timeliness: Reviewers are expected to complete their review within the specified timeframe.
Objectivity: Reviewers should be objective and provide constructive feedback to authors that is fair, impartial, and evidence-based.
Confidentiality: Reviewers must maintain confidentiality and not disclose any information related to the review process.
Expertise: Reviewers should only accept assignments for which they have the relevant expertise and knowledge.
If you are interested in becoming a reviewer for MJ&M journals, please complete our online application form and submit a copy of your CV. Our editors will review your application and, if you meet the qualifications, will invite you to join our pool of peer reviewers.
We are grateful for your interest in MJ&M journals and look forward to working with you to advance the scientific community in the fields of biomedical and health sciences.
At MJ&M journals, we aim to ensure that the research published in our journals reaches the widest possible audience and is easily discoverable by researchers and practitioners in the fields of biomedical and health sciences.
To achieve this goal, we partner with leading indexing platforms to ensure that our articles are indexed and available for search in major scientific databases and search engines.
PubMed Central: PubMed Central is a digital archive of full-text biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).
Web of Science: Web of Science is a leading scientific citation database that covers a wide range of scientific disciplines, including the biomedical and health sciences.
Scopus: Scopus is a large abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, including scientific journals, books, and conference proceedings in the biomedical and health sciences.
Embase: Embase is a database of biomedical literature that covers a wide range of scientific disciplines, including the biomedical and health sciences.
Google Scholar: Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across a wide range of academic disciplines, including the biomedical and health sciences.
CrossRef: CrossRef is a platform that helps generate digital object identifiers for all published content.
By partnering with these and other indexing platforms, we aim to increase the visibility and impact of the research published in MJ&M journals, and to help authors reach a wider audience for their work.
Our Publishing Metrics
The manuscript journey after submission to any of the MJ& M Biolabs journals will largely fall within the following timelines. As this process is also dependent on how fast and accurate authors revise their manuscripts, it may sometimes vary.