Focus and ScopeAuthor GuidelinesEditorial TeamReviewerPublication EthicsPEER Review ProcessPublication FeeMake a Submission Copyright Policy Open Access Policy Lisencing Policy Retraction Policy Archiving Policy Plagiarism Policy
The papers published in this Journal will be consider to retract in the publication if:
- They have clear evidence that the findings are unreliable, either as a result of misconduct (e.g. data fabri-cation) or honest error (e.g. miscalculation or experimental error).
- The findings have previously been published elsewhere without proper crossreferencing and permission orjustification (i.e. cases of redundant publication).
- It constitutes plagiarism.
- It reports unethical research.
The mechanism of retraction follow the Retraction Guidelines of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) which can be accessed at https://publicationethics.org.