ACTA MANILANA

ACTA MANILANA

Ethical Standards

Ethical Standards

Authors should observe ethical standards:

  • Authorship of the paper. All authors should have contributed significantly in the conception, design, execution or interpretation of the results. No one who is justified to being an author should be omitted in the authorship.
  • Originality and plagiarism. The manuscript should include entirely original work. Any material reproduced from other sources should be appropriately cited or quoted.
  • Hazards and human or animal subjects. Work involving hazards and human or animal subjects, should have complied with modern ethical standards, and approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) or the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), respectively. A statement of compliance should be included in the manuscript.
  • Disclosure of interest. Authors should declare possible conflict of interest, such as personal or financial relationships that could exert undue influence in the conduct and publication of their work.
  • Research data management. An accurate records of the research data associated with the manuscript must be maintained and be accessible on reasonable request.
University of Santo Tomas, Acta Manilana