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Acta Protozoologica

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Reviewing procedure

Procedure description

All manuscripts that conform to the Instructions for Authors will be fully peer-reviewed by members of Editorial Board and expert reviewers. The Author will be requested to return a revised version of the reviewed manuscript within four (4) months of receiving the reviews. If a revised manuscript is received later, it will be considered to be a new submission.
 
  1.  The editor appoints at least two independent reviewers from outside the University to evaluate each publication.

  2. Authors and reviewers must not know each other´s identities (the double blind review process).

  3. The review must be in writing and must contain an explicit conclusion stating whether the article should or should not be accepted for publication.

  4. The principles of evaluation are given in the “Instructions for authors”.

  5. The names of reviewers of particular publications or issues of journals are not revealed; the names of co-operating reviewers will be published by the journal on a yearly basis.