As an output of BLAH5, a special issue of the journal of Genomics & Informatics will be published. It is
For inclusion in the special issue, a submission has to fall into either of following article types:
Opinion Articles allow researchers to publish an opinion on the interpretation of facts, value of methods used, weaknesses and strengths of any scientific theory or on any topic relevant to the field of research.
Application notes are short communications about novel software, new algorithm implementations, databases, and network services (web servers and interfaces).
Mini Reviews focus on clearly defined topics of current interest and recent developments in the field. They offer a fast and easy read to get up to date on exciting new developments and/or concepts.
For each article included in the special volume,
the article processing charge will be waived,
English proof reading service will be provided, and
a sponsor travel support (approximately 250USD) will be awarded.
A submission should be made through easychair.
For the submission of revised versions, please open your existing submissions and add or update your files.
A manuscript must be formatted either in
MS-Word (preferred), or
In case you submit your manuscript in MS-Word, please use this file as a template. Then, the publisher will edit it in this shape.
In case you submit your manuscript in PDF, please make it look similar to this format. Then, the publisher will edit the PDF file directly.
For the final version, please submit your figures as separate files. The figure file must be either in
TIFF, JPEG or PNG, which would be suitable for bitmap images, or
SVG, which would be suitable for vector images.
In the case of bitmap images, the resolution should be higher than 300DPI.
Please name your figure files according to the figure numbers, e.g., figure_1.png, figure_2.png, etc., and compress them in a zip file, and submit it, together with your manuscript file.
ORCID and Authors' Contribution
Please do not forget to include your ORCIDs and an Authors' Contribution section.
Following is relevant instructions:
English proof reading service
The publisher offers an English proof reading service for free for the special issue. If you want to use it, please contact the organizers as soon as possible: email@example.com
Please refer to the author instruction page of the publisher, for other author instructions.