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Ethics

Biophysical Journal expects authors to abide by the general ethics polices outlined by the Council of Science Editors (CSE) and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Please use the links below as references

CSE

CSE’s White Paper on Promoting Integrity in Scientific Journal Publications http://www.councilscienceeditors.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3331

COPE

Wager, E., and S. Kleinert. 2011. Responsible research publication: International standards for authors. A position statement developed at the 2nd World Conference on Research Integrity, Singapore, July 22–24, 2010. In Promoting Research Integrity in a Global Environment. T. Mayer and N. Steneck, eds. Imperial College Press/World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, pp. 309–316. (PDF)