Pharmacophore An International Research Journal, brings articles in all areas related to Environmental science and applied Biology on quarterly basis. Pharmacophore welcomes the submission of manuscripts that fit the general criteria of significance and scientific Supremacy.
Submission of an Article:
In order to reduce delays, authors should adhere to the level, length and format of the Pharmacophore at every stage of processing right from manuscript submission to each review stage. Submitted articles should have a 250-300 words abstract, separate from the main text. The summary should show a brief account of the work by apparently affirming the purpose of the study and the methodology adopted, displaying extensive findings briefly. The document may contain a few short subheadings of no more than 40 characters each.
Formats for Pharmacophore contributions:
Pharmacophore An International Research Journal accepts various formats of scholarly works such as research articles, reviews, abstracts, addendums (Postscripts), announcements, article-commentaries, book reviews, rapid communications, and letters to the editor, conference proceedings, case-reports, corrections, discussions, meeting-reports, news, Eulogy, product reviews, hypotheses and analyses.
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Letters to the Editor/Brief Communications:
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Conflict of interest
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Credit of the authorship should be based on:
Author must include a proclamation mentioning each author's contribution. Please assure that this is discussed with your co-authors and compliance is reached prior to manuscript submission. Post-acceptance changes to the author list will not be permitted. The contribution statement is not included in the maximum word count.
Responsibility for the accuracy of bibliographic citations lies entirely with authors. Citations of literature in the text must be presented in numerical order and a separate Reference List should be supplied. Type reference numbers in square brackets after punctuation mark and do not use superscripts.
In-text citation Correct / Acceptable Format
Respiratory tract infection is one of the most important infectious diseases worldwide. This infection is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in critically ill patients in developing countries.  Respiratory tract infections (RTIs), which involve the upper or lower respiratory tract, frequently occurs after birth. [2, 3] RTIs, such as sore throat, earache, laryngitis, common cold, otitis media, sinusitis, and mastoiditis, are the most frequently-occurred infections of all human diseases and have been frequently documented. [4-9]
Incorrect / Not accepted
Respiratory tract infection is one of the most important infectious diseases worldwide. This infection is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in critically ill patients in developing countries [1, 2, 3]. Respiratory tract infections (RTIs), which involve the upper or lower respiratory tract, frequently occurs after birth.  RTIs, such as sore throat, earache, laryngitis, common cold, otitis media, sinusitis, and mastoiditis, are the most frequently-occurred infections of all human diseases and have been frequently documented (6, 7).
Nagaich Upendra, Bharti Charu, Pal Ashok Kumar, Gulati Neha. Mesoporous silica nanoparticles in target drug delivery system: A Review. J. Adv. Pharm. Technol. Res. 2012; 347(4): 284-7.
More than six authors
Nagaich Upendra, Chaudhary Vandana, Tonpay SD, Karki Roopa, Nagaich Jaya, Gulati Neha, et al. Fabrication and in vitro characterization of polymeric nanoparticles for Parkinson’s therapy: A novel approach. J. Adv. Pharm. Technol. Res. 2010; 50 (4): 869-876.
Organization as Author
Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Hypertension, insulin, and proinsulin in participants with impaired glucose tolerance. Hypertension. 2002; 40(5): 679-86.
21st century heart solution may have a sting in the tail. BMJ. 2002; 325(7357): 184-5.
Journal article on the Internet
Okmen A. S. Antibacterial activities of Melissa officinalis L. Extracts against various micrococcus species isolated from football player's shoes and its antioxidant activities. Pharmacophore. [serial on the Internet]. 2017 August [cited 2018 Jul 15]; 8(4): 8-14 Available from: https://pharmacophorejournal.com/storage/models/article/klLfJGQMFOib82MxAkBp8O4mWposAsBvQ4ICWgrW0ZSejVzLQaSg4E6aPPI5/antibacterial-activities-of-melissa-officinalis-l-extracts-against-various-micrococcus-species-iso.pdf
Note: Plant/Micro-organisms, in-vivo, in-vitro should be in italics.
Murray PR, Rosenthal KS, Kobayashi GS, Paller MA. Medical microbiology. 4th ed. St. Louis: Mosby; 2002.
Editor(s), compiler(s) as author
Gilstrap LC 3rd, Cunningham FG, Van Dorsten JP, editors. Operative obstetrics. 2nd ed. New York:
McGraw-Hill; 2002. Author(s) and editor(s)
Breedlove GK, Schorfheide AM. Adolescent pregnancy. 2nd ed. Wieczorek RR, editor. White Plains (NY): March of Dimes Education Services; 2001.
Organization(s) as author
Royal Adelaide Hospital; University of Adelaide, Department of Clinical Nursing. Compendium of nursing research and practice development, 1999-2000. Adelaide (Australia): Adelaide University; 2001.
Chapter in a book
Meltzer PS, Kallioniemi A, Trent JM. Chromosome alterations in human solid tumors. In: Vogelstein B, Kinzler KW, editors. The genetic basis of human cancer. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2002. p. 93-113.
Harnden P, Joffe JK, Jones WG, editors. Germ cell tumors V. Proceedings of the 5th Germ Cell
Tumour Conference; 2001 Sep 13-15; Leeds, UK. New York: Springer; 2002. Thesis N. Khoshakhlagh. The compositions of volatile fractions of Peganum harmala seeds and its smoke. Pharm. D. Thesis, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. (2002).
Cancer-Pain.org [Internet]. New York: Association of Cancer Online Resources, Inc.; c2000-01 [updated 2002 May 16; cited 2002 Jul 9]. Available from: http://www.cancer-pain.org/.