Before submitting your manuscript, the following points should be considered:
- a covering letter should be supplied, justifying the novelty of the work presented.
- all evidence/data to support the conclusions made should be provided; particularly, all characterisation data for your materials/compounds should be supplied (see
Guide for Authors, "How to prepare your manuscript").
- the results should be discussed in the context of the literature; the references should be pertinent and properly reflect the existing literature.
- all authors are aware of and have assumed the responsibility that comes with being an author; see author