Conference Issue


All contributions will be published in the Book of Abstracts provided with ISBN


Participants are invited to submit their works presented at the XXVII SILAE Congress for possible publication in the following peer-reviewed journals:

  • Natural Product Research (Taylor & Francis), I.F. (2016) = 1.828

    All the authors who have contributed with a presentation to the XXVII SILAE conference have the possibility to submit their work as a manuscript to a special issue in “Natural Product Research”. It is mandatory that authors indicate their intention to submit to the special issue on SILAE conference upon submission’s process. Also, authors must include in their manuscripts the following statement:

    “This research was presented at the XXVII SILAE Congress of Ethnomedicine, Milazzo (Messina, Italy), September 9-13, 2018”.

    Submission of papers will start after conclusion of the conference. All papers must be submitted online at the journal’s website

    Submissions will be reviewed following the journal’s review policy, therefore, in order to be published, papers must meet quality expectations. It is not sufficient for a paper to report data presented in the conference to deserve publication!

    Prof. Nicola Cicero will serve as guest editor of this special issue: for whatever query regarding the NPR special issue, please, contact him at

  • Foods (MDPI), PubMed and Emerging Sources Citation Index (
  • Travel Award
    We are pleased to announce the Foods 2018 Travel Awards for Junior Investigators.

A selected number of publications will be published in Conference Issues after undergoing the standard review process and in compliance with the specific journal’s requirements.

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