As an author, you can use this list to carry out a final check of your submission before you send it to the journal forreview. Please check the relevant section in this Guide for Authors for more details. Ensure that the following items are present:One author has been designated as the corresponding author with contact details:

E-mail address; Full postal address

All necessary files have been uploaded: Manuscript:• Include keywords• All figures (include relevant captions)• All tables (including titles, description, footnotes)• Ensure all figure and table citations in the text match the files provided• Indicate clearly if color should be used for any figures in printGraphical Abstracts / Highlights files (where applicable)

Supplemental files (where applicable)Further considerations• Manuscript has been 'spell checked' and 'grammar checked'• All references mentioned in the Reference List are cited in the text, and vice versa• Permission has been obtained for use of copyrighted material from other sources (including theInternet)• A competing interests statement is provided, even if the authors have no competing interests todeclare• Journal policies detailed in this guide have been reviewed• Referee suggestions and contact details provided, based on journal requirements. 

After preparing files needed, you may submit your article to submission system, or directly, by email to [email protected]