Author Guidelines


Submission process

Cover Letter

Article types

Guideline for authors

Article Template


Submission process

Manuscripts must be submitted by one of the authors of the manuscript, and should not be submitted by anyone on their behalf. The submitting author takes responsibility for the article during submission.

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Cover Letter

All submissions should be accompanied by a cover letter briefly stating the significance of the research, agreement of authors for publication, number of figures and tables, supporting manuscripts, and any additional information. Please suggest one to three potential peer reviewers who will be able to provide an objective assessment of the manuscript's quality. Any peer reviewers suggested should not have recently published with any of the authors of your manuscript, should not be members of the same research institution. The cover letter should be sent in accompany with submission.

Article types

Original Article: Research articles should present the results of an original research study. These manuscripts should describe how the research project was conducted and provide a thorough analysis of the results of the project.

Review Article: These papers will be published upon invitation only and should not exceed 25 pages of printed text, including tables, figures, and references.

Editorials and letters (or short report) to editors.

Guideline for authors

Title page

The title page should: provide the title of the article; list the full names, institutional addresses, and email addresses for all authors; indicate the corresponding author
Please note: abbreviations within the title should be avoided.


The abstract is a short, unstructured, single paragraph summary with no more than 250 words presenting the major points, and making evident the keywords highlighted in the article.


Three to five keywords representing the main content of the article should be provided.


This section should put the work in adequate context and should be comprehensible to non-experts who may not have a scientific or technological background.

Materials and Methods

Provide sufficient details to allow the work to be reproduced by an independent researcher. Methods that are already published should be summarized, and indicated with a reference. If quoting directly from a previously published method, use quotation marks and also cite the source. Any modifications to existing methods should also be described.

Results and Discussion

Results should be clearly presented with experiments performed in the methods. These results with many data should be summarized in tables or graphs.

All explanations and result analysis should be included in this part. In the last paragraph, author(s) should suggest the potential of the study.


This section should state clearly the main conclusions of the review and give a clear explanation of their importance and relevance.

Funding statement

Authors must state how the research and publication of their article were funded by naming financially supporting body(s) (written out in full) followed by associated grant number(s) in square brackets (if applicable).

e.g., This work was supported by the National Foundation for Science and Technology Development, Vietnam [grant numbers xxxx, yyyy].

Conflict of interests

The conflict of interests must be stated even though there is not one. The author(s) declare(s) that there is no conflict of interest regarding the publication of this article.”

No interest: The authors declare that they have no known competing financial interests or personal relationships that could have appeared to influence the work reported in this paper.

With interest: The authors declare the following financial interests/personal relationships which may be considered as potential competing interests: (Specify)


The authors should acknowledge those who have contributed to the publication of the article but not listed as authors.


HUJOS-NS uses the reference style of VANCOUVER style. You should use reference manager software such as Endnote during the manuscript preparation.  And then format reference with the Vancouver style.

Vancouver is a numbered referencing style commonly used in medicine and science, and consists of:

  • citations to someone else's work in the text, indicated by the use of a number or numbers enclosed in brackets, for example [3], [5, 6], [7, 9, 12], [3-5].
  • a sequentially numbered reference list at the end of the document providing full details of the corresponding in-text reference.

It is also known as Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts submitted to Hue University Journal of Science: Natural Science.


  1. Hoppert M. Microscopic techniques in biotechnology. Weinheim (Germany): Wiley-VCH; 2003.
  2. Ford HL, Sclafani RA, Degregori J. Cell cycle regulatory cascades. In: Stein GS, Pardee AB, editors. Cell cycle and growth control: biomolecular regulation and cancer. 2nd ed. Hoboken (NJ): Wiley-Liss; 2004. p. 42-67.
  3. Geck MJ, Yoo S, Wang JC. Assessment of cervical ligamentous injury in trauma patients using MRI. J Spinal Disord. 2001;14(5):371-7. doi:10.xxxxxx
  4. Viet NTH, Nam LTT, Hue NP. Fabrication of nanoscale material by sonochemical method. Hue J Sci: Nat Sci. 2019;128(1A):12-24. doi:10.xxxxxx
  5. Allen C, Crake D, Wilson H, Buchholz A. Polycystic ovary syndrome and a low glycemic index diet. Can J Diet Pract Res [Internet]. 2005 [cited 2005 Jun 30]. Available from:

Article Template
To help authors in fulfilling the requirement of article organization in the journal, Author Template is available. It can be used directly to write articles. Download Article Template