Special Section on Bioactive compounds from plants and their products


We are happy to invite you to submit a paper for a Special Section on “Bioactive compounds from plants and their products” in Plant Science Today. Both Research and Review papers are welcome for possible publication in this section.

This special section is being edited by:
Dr. Elizabeth Santos
Programa de Pós-graduação em Ciências da Saúde-UFRN
Laboratório Multidisciplinar – LABMULT, Brazil
Tel.: (84) 33429807/ (84) 88780934
Email: elizabethcristina@ig.com.br

The topics of interest for this section include:
1. Antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral activity of plants
2. Extraction, isolation and characterization of bioactive compounds from plants
3. Modern approaches in search for new lead bioactive compounds from plants
4. In vitro screening of bioactive compounds from plants
5. Phytochemical constituents of medicinal plants

The due-date for submissions is 15th March 2016, and the target publishing date is 1st April 2016.

You may submit your paper by e-mail at elizabethcristina@ig.com.br or online at http://horizonepublishing.com/journals/index.php/PST/about/submissions

Subject of the Email and Covering Letter shall be “Special Section on Bioactive compounds from plants and their products in Plant Science Today”.

Benefits of the special section
Contributors/authors: On special consideration, the publication fee for accepted articles in the special section is reduced to: $100. Authors are requested to pay this fee only upon acceptance of the article. Our fee waiver policy offers to fully waive or further reduce the publication fees for authors who cannot pay the full amount charged for publication, remains in effect. We do not want fees to prevent the publication of worthy work.

Thank you for your time and consideration in this matter. We would appreciate it if you could let us know at your earliest convenience (but no longer than three weeks please) whether or not you will be submitting a paper. We are looking forward to hear from you soon!

With kind regards,
Dr. Elizabeth Santos
Editor of the Special Section

Dr. K. K. Sabu
Editor-in-Chief, Plant Science Today
Scientist, Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden & Research Institute (JNTBGRI)
Thiruvananthapuram – 695562, India
Phone: +91-9895211299 Web: http://kksabu.name Email: sabu@jntbgri.res.in