Expert Collection

Perspective: Expert Opinion

Scope: Perspectives have the same basic structure and length as review articles, however they should be more speculative and very forward looking, even visionary. They offer the author the opportunity to present criticism or address controversy. Authors of perspectives are encouraged to be highly opinionated. The intention is very much that these articles should represent… Read more »

Editorial: Expert Review

Word limit: The word limit for Editorial is 1,500 words. Scope: Editorials are short articles on issues of topical importance. We encourage our editorial writers to express their opinions, giving the author the opportunity to present criticism or address controversy. The intention is very much that the article should offer a personal perspective on a… Read more »

Review: Expert Review

Word limit: The word limit for Reviews is 7,000 words (not including figures, tables or references). Every article must contain: Title: All article types should have a concise, informative title that contains no brand names. Authors’ names and affiliation: Including address, academic qualifications and job titles of all authors, as well as telephone number and… Read more »

Formatting guidelines for Expert Collection journals

File formatting: Keep all formatting to a minimum. Do not assign ‘styles’ to headings, extracts or paragraphs. Make sure that the ‘normal’ style is used throughout the text. Turn off the automatic hyphenation feature Spacing and headings: Headings, sub-headings and title paragraphs should be used to divide the text. Please use numbers (Arabic numerals) to… Read more »

Drug Discovery Case History

Word limit: 4000–7000 words. Every Drug Discovery Case History must contain: Title: All article types should have a concise, informative title that contains no brand names Authors’ names and addresses: Including address, academic qualifications and job titles of all authors, as well as telephone number, fax number and email address of the author for correspondence on… Read more »

Patent Evaluation

Word limit: The word limit for Patent Evaluations is 1,500 words (not including figures, tables or references). Every article must contain: Title: All article types should have a concise, informative title that contains no brand names Authors’ names and addresses: Including address, academic qualifications and job titles of all authors, as well as telephone number,… Read more »