Guide for Authors

Egyptian society of clinical Toxicology Journal (ESCTJ) is an interdisciplinary research journal that publishes high-quality original articles, reviews, editorials, and case reports in the field of clinical and experimental toxicology, including forensic toxicology, environmental toxicology, food toxicology, Nano toxicology, carcinogens, toxicology methods and mechanisms, occupational toxicology, systems toxicology, reproductive toxicology, genotoxicity.

Manuscripts are received with the understanding that they have not been published or are not under consideration for publication elsewhere. Manuscripts are accepted based on the recommendations of the referees and should be submitted to

The journal considers manuscripts for publication, prepared in accordance with the Guidelines for authors for Manuscripts Submitted to Egyptian society of clinical Toxicology Journal (ESCTJ)

Preparation of Manuscripts

Manuscripts should consist of the following subdivisions: Title page, Abstract, Introduction, Material and Methods, Results, Discussion, Conclusion, Recommendation, Acknowledgements, References, Tables, Figures and their Legends. All manuscripts should be written in English and number all the pages consecutively beginning with the title page.

Title Page

The title page should include the complete title of the manuscript, the author(s) name(s), the name and address of the author to whom the correspondence should be sent; 3-8 key words must be included.


The abstract should be structured, not exceed 250 words. It should be written in complete sentences and should give factual information.


A list of all the references cited in the text should be given at the end of the manuscript. They should be listed alphabetically. Authors must check and ensure the accuracy of all references cited. All authors should be cited. The volume followed by the page number of each reference cited. Examples are shown below:

Journal article

Pillai GK, Boland K, Jagdeo S, Persad K (2004).  Acute poisoning in children. Cases hospitalized during a three–year period in Trinidad. West India Med J ;53(1):50-54.

Personal authors’ book

Carr KE, Toner PG. Cell structure: An introduction to electron microscopy. 3rd Ed Edinburgh Churchill Livingstone 1962.

Chapter in a book

McNab, B.K (2002): Endocrine glands. In: Physiological ecology of vertebrates: A view from energetics. 1st ed. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, pp. 435-479.


Number tables consecutively in the order of their first citation in the text and supply a brief title for each. The tables should be typed on separate sheets. Place explanatory details as footnotes. Give each column a short or abbreviated heading.


All figures should be listed together and should be numbered. Only good-quality drawings and original photographs can be accepted.

Galley proofs

Galley proofs are sent to the corresponding author and should be returned within 1 week of receipt.


No reprint/s are supplied free of charge. Reprint Request Form and Price List are sent with the galley proofs.


Generally, submitted manuscripts are sent to two experienced referees.


When reporting experiments on human subjects, the author should indicate whether the procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation (institutional or regional), and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1975. No patients' names or initials, especially in illustrative material. When reporting experiments on animals, the author should indicate whether the institution’s or a national research council's guide for, or any national law on the care and use of laboratory animals was followed.

Publication Charge

Authors need to pay after the manuscript gets accepted.

Manuscript Type

Article Processing Charges (Pounds)

All research Articles 

Conference Materials