Contributors Notes (GJBT)

Global Journal of Biotechnology (GJBT) provides an international forum and refereed authoritative source of information in the field of Biotechnology, agricultural, animal, environmental, industrial, medical, and microbial biotechnology, bioinformatics, and socio-legal and ethical aspects in biotechnology. The latest developments in biotech-industry are covered under Notes and News.

The manuscripts should be in English language, typed on A4 sized paper, double spaced on only one side with wide margin. GJBT is a refereed journal and all the articles pass through the blind review done independently by referees/expert assessors on several dimensions and finally acceptance/revision/ rejection/suitability of the same is ascertained. Name and affiliation of the authors should not appear anywhere in the article except the title page and each manuscript must be preceded by an abstract (100-200 words) along with keywords based on the whole article.

Title: The title should be concise and on a separate sheet where abstract is present together with author’s name(s), current position, address, telephone, e-mail etc.

Table and Figures: Table and Figures (Graphs etc.) should be on separate pages with appropriate self explanatory title and intended position in the text.

References: References should be listed in alphabetical order. Each listed reference should be cited in the text, and each text citation should be listed in the references. Basic formats are as follows:

  1. Borah, Debajit (2013). Environmental Biotechnology : Theory and Lab Practices, New Delhi: Global Vision Publishing House.
  2. Rana, Anuj Kumar (2012). Downstream Processing Techniques in Biotechnology: Purification Techniques of Biological Compounds. New Delhi: Global Vision Publishing House.
  3. Tsai, W.T., Chen, H.P. and Hsien, W.Y. (2002). A review of uses, environmental hazards and recovery/recycle technologies of perfluorocarbons (PFCs) emissions from the semiconductor manufacturing processes. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 15(2), pp. 65-75.
  4. Van der Zee, F.P., Bouwman, R.H.M., Strik, D., Lettinga, G. and Field, J.A. (2001). Application of redox mediators to accelerate the transformation of reactive azo dyes in anaerobic bioreactors. Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 75(6), pp. 691-701.

A manuscript should comprise of major component such as Introduction, Method (sample, design, tools, procedure etc.), Results, Discussion and References.

Book Reviews: The Global Journal of Biotechnology publishes reviews of new books or the books which deserves attention of the readers. Authors/Publishers are welcome to send books to the Global Vision Publishing House for review purpose.

Short Communications: This section of the Journal presents case studies or short reports of research projects or reports on intervention programmes etc.

Submission of articles shall imply a declaration that the material is original, has not been published elsewhere in part or full and the same has not been submitted for publication in any other book/Journal.

Contributors may email their manuscript at & along with one identical hard copy and a CD of the article prepared in Ms-Word to the Editors.

Contribution Fee for publication of article: Rs. 1500 per contributor (DD/MO should be sent with paper in favor of Global Vision Publishing House payable at New Delhi or deposit in A/c of  Global Vision Publishing House in Account no. 03142560000457 & IFSC code HDFC0000314 of HDFC Bank, New Delhi).