Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The following areas are covered in the journal:

* Biotechnology in food

* Biotechnology in healthcare

* Biotechnology in environment

* Biotechnology in agriculture

* Biotechnology in diagnostics

* Biotechnology in therapeutics

* Innovation in biotechnology and bio-ethics



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member and at least one external reviewer. The review process may take two to three weeks.


Publication Frequency

2015 Semiannual, published in March and September

2014 Semiannual, published in March and September

2013 Semiannual, published in September


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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