Ethics Policy

Contributions in the form of full papers and short communications based on original research work on all aspects of Plant Pathology from members of INSOPP are published in Plant Disease Research. However, papers on reaction of germplasm under natural conditions in the field, not subjected to artificial inoculation for confirming resistance, screening of fungicides in vitro and routine nutritional studies on pathogens are discouraged.

The authors at the time of submission will certify that

  • The manuscript entitled “...............................” has not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere.
  • The corresponding author will ensure that the consent of all the authors has been obtained and all of them have accepted it for publication without any conflict of interest
  • The authorship has been limited to those who have made significant contribution from planning of experiment till manuscript writing.
  • All the authors are active members of the Indian Society of Plant Pathologists or they will become annual or life member of the society as per their wish.
  • The Plagiarism has been check and they have properly cited the authors whose work or words they have use.

Editorial Board reserves the right to remove the material considered irrelevant.

The Editorial board assumes no responsibility for the views and statements expressed by the authors in the articles.

Plagiarism will be taken care of by the Editorial team