Tag Archives: Journal

Neurocan expression and function during early avian embryogenesis

Neurocan is the most abundant lectican considered to be expressed exclusively in the central nervous system. Neurocan interacts with other matrix components, with cell adhesion molecules, growth factors, enzymes and cell surface receptors. The interaction repertoire and evidence from cellular studies indicated an active role in signal transduction and major cellular programs. Relatively little is… Read More »

Cancer and stress

A large number of epidemiological studies have supported the relation between stress/stressful life events and risk of cancer, however the number of involved variables and the long period of observation prevent with current technologies the definition of causal versus chaotic sequences of this hypothetical relationship. In addition the event will be spread over a period… Read More »

Charity Open Access Fund

Charity Open Access Fund (COAF) is a partnership between six UK medical research charities – Arthritis Research UK, Breast Cancer Campaign, the British Heart Foundation, Cancer Research UK, Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research and the Wellcome Trust – to enable free and unrestricted access to the published articles they support. COAF will begin on 1 October 2014,… Read More »

HOAJ – Updated Editorial Board Policy

Herbert Publications identifies the vitality of an eminent Editorial Board in accomplishing a Journal with their contributions in fostering the quality of a publication and the journal’s content. Therefore Herbert Publications follow a rigorous criterion in the selection of Editorial Board members and below mentioned is the criteria for a researcher to meet our Editorial… Read More »


CrossMark is a multi-publisher initiative from the CrossRef organization to provide a standard way for readers to locate the final version of a document. HERBERT PUBLICATIONS has started CrossMark service from January 2014, to maintain scientific accuracy and integrity. A CrossMark logo will appear on a PDF file or HTML page indicating that the publisher is maintaining… Read More »

CrossCheck Plagiarism Screening

HERBERT PUBLICATIONS uses CrossCheck service (powered by iThenticate), a plagiarism screening service designed to verify the originality of content submitted for publication. HOAJ strives to prevent scholarly and professional plagiarism by using iThenticate service, which cross-checks a submitted article against thousands of published articles in their database. It highlights text passages that a submitted journal… Read More »