Examples of potential conflicts of interest include cases when an author (or an affiliated institution of an author), a reviewer, or an editor has any financial or personal relations with individuals or organizations that may improperly influence the results of research or its interpretation and assessment.
All authors should disclose in their manuscript any financial or other substantive conflict of interest that may influence the results and interpretation of their manuscript.
If there is a conflict of interest of reviewers and editors, they should refuse to participate in the process of evaluation of the manuscript.
Manuscripts of is the Chief Editor (as the author or co-author) are to be reviewed and edited without the participation of the Chief Editor.
The editorial board adheres to ethical standards in its work and, above all, defending the right to editorial independence. Placement of promotional materials and sponsorship can not influence in any way on editorial decisions and editorial content. The journal does not publish materials to accompany the advertising and does not sell advertising for specific articles. Advertising and information materials is not mixed with the editorial content.
All decisions on advertising placement are only accepted by the publisher. The editors reserve the right not to accept advertising materials, placement does not meet the publication policy. All sources of financial support for the project should be disclosed.
consultancies, stock ownership, honoraria, paid expert testimony, patent applications/registrations, and grants or other funding. Potential conflicts of interest should be disclosed at the earliest stage possible.
All authors must report if there is a financial or other conflict of interest in their work that may affect the results or the interpretation of their manuscript.