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Submission of papers : Papers should be submitted by email to- the address and as printed version (hard copy) to the address: Pr. MEZIANE Mustapha, University Mohammed first, Faculty of Sciences; Biology Department. BP 524, 60 000 Oujda MOROCCO. Accepted papers become copyright of the Journal

Presentation of research work to published : Manuscripts submitted for publication will be considered on the assumption that the same or similar work has not been or will not be published elsewhere. The first page indicates the title which should be concise, precise, and complete; Author(s) names; Affiliation(s) and full address (es) of all author(s) and Corresponding author: name (fax number  and e-mail address)

Summary and keys words : The Summary (max 250 words) should be concise and briefly describe the scope of the research, the major results and conclusions and should be written in either English or French.

Key words: Between 4 and 6 key words must be provided for the purpose of indexing.

Introduction: This section should give background information and on the objective of the study in a concise form.

Materials and Methods: The Materials and Methods section should give enough information to allow other investigators to repeat the experiments.

Results: The rationale for the experiments and the results should be clear and concise. Comparison and interpretation of data should be presented in the Discussion section. Results could be presented as tables, figures, and photos. The lasts should be saved as JPEG. The numbering of figures and photos should be in Arabic number. Figures and photos legends should be written beneath. Tables should be numbered in roman.

Discussion: The Discussion should give an interpretation of the results, related to previous work. It should not be a mere repetition of the results. Conclusion should be added at the end of this section.

References: Only the works cited in the literature or accepted for publication are admitted in the bibliographic section and should appear:

  • in the text giving the author’s name and date in parentheses, and using et al., when the number of authors exceeds two
  • in the reference list, references should be precise, complete (name and first name, year, titled, number of the journal or city of edition of books year of edition, page(s)). Their accurateness remains under the whole responsibility of manuscript authors.

References must be listed in alphabetical order by first author.