Standards & Guidelines

Council of Science Editors White Paper:
http://www.councilscienceeditors.org/editorial_policies/whitepaper/entire_whitepaper.pdf

Rockefeller University Press (Journal of Cell Biology & 3 other journals)
http://jcb.rupress.org/misc/ifora.shtml

 Nature Group journals (34 journals) http://www.nature.com/authors/editorial_policies/image.html

 Endocrine Society journals (4 journals) http://mend.endojournals.org/misc/itoa.shtml#digital

Office of Research Integrity
(Department of Health and Human Services)
Guidelines for data management
http://ori.dhhs.gov/education/products/RCRintro/c06/0c6.html

 New England Journal of Medicine
http://authors.nejm.org/help/revisedMs.asp#techguide

 The American Thoracic Society Journal
Policy on Image Manipulation http://ajrccm.atsjournals.org/cgi/content/long/178/9/889

University of Vermont’s Microscopy Imaging Center
Policy on the Manipulation of Digital Images http://www.med.uvm.edu/microscopyimaging/TB1+BL.asp?SiteAreaID=584

Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry
http://www.babonline.org/bab/babia.htm

The Physiological Society
Journal Publication Policies http://journals.physoc.org/site/misc/policy.xhtml

American Journal of Roentgenology
What Constitutes Acceptable Alteration of a Radiologic Image?http://www.ajronline.org/cgi/reprint/164/1/228.pdf

 Biology of Reproduction
http://www.ssr.org/bor/guides/AuthorInstructions.html#4_Integrity

JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association 
http://jama.ama-assn.org/misc/ifora.dtl#ImageIntegrity

 Environmental Health Perspectives
http://ehp03.niehs.nih.gov/static/pdf/ita.pdf

Journal of Experimental Biology
http://www.biologists.com/web/submissions/jeb_information.html

 Biology of the Cell
http://www.biolcell.org/boc/boci2a.pdf

Elsevier Publishers (hundreds of journals)
Images addressed at : Author artwork instructions http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/journaldescription.authors/622782/authorinstructions#5001

American Journal of Nueroradiology
ELECTRONIC MODIFICATION/MANIPULATION OF IMAGE FILES:http://www.ajnr.org/misc/ifora.dtl

 Genome Integrity
http://www.biomedcentral.com/info/ifora/figures#ethics

Archives of Neurology
http://archneur.ama-assn.org/misc/ifora.dtl#DigitalEnhancementofImages

Journal of Molecular Diagnostics
http://jmd.amjpathol.org/misc/ifora.shtml