Editing and Proofreading
- Editing and
- Our highly experienced staff will edit and proof your manuscript or
research proposal to best present your work for peer review. We can
provide both substantive editing and copy-editing, depending on your
specific needs. A clearly written manuscript has a much better
chance of being published in a "high-impact" journal.
If requested, we
can format your manuscript according to the guidelines of a specific
journal or funding agency. Click on the following link to
access a useful database containing Instructions
to Authors for scientific journals.
- Grant Writing /
- We can help write your research grants or technical reports. Tim
Nilsen, a member of the Cell Development and Function study section,
reviews applications for the National Institutes of Health.
"People really underestimate the value of good English", says
Dr. Nilsen. "Applicants are very casual in the way they write,
as if they're talking to labmates who already know and understand their
projects." Reviewers, however, become frustrated at having to
read, reread, and decipher a research plan before understanding a project.
Useful advice on preparing successful grant applications can be found on
the Grants and Grant writing page at the Science's
- Our staff is highly skilled in both biomedical research and technical
communication. Let us help develop, write, and perfect your research
proposal or report.