We invite scientific contributions and call for abstracts for the Free Radicals 2018. Accepted abstracts will be published in the meeting materials, and will be selected for short lectures (oral presentation, up to 15 min) and posters. We are delighted to announce that outstanding abstracts (up to 20) and full articles (up to 5; subject to peer-review) will be selected for publication in Chinese Medicine (Impact Factor 1.58), with the article-processing charge covered by the International Society for Chinese Medicine. Please submit your abstract submission form to info@freeradicals2018.org, on or before the submission deadline on 30 August 2018.

Guidelines on writing and submitting an abstract for the Free Radicals 2018

Rules for content and structure

  • Abstracts must be in English.
  • Abstract should contain information under the following subheadings: Title, Background information, Purpose, Method, Results, and Conclusions.
  • Abstracts should be informative and contain definitive results.
  • Abstracts must be no more than 300 words, including references but excluding the title, the names(s) and institutes/companies of the authors and co-authors.
  • Abstract title is limited to 20 words.
  • All listed co-authors must be listed and have reviewed the abstract and accepted responsibility for its contents.
  • Tables, figures or chemical structures are permitted in the abstracts (the content does not count towards the word limit). Only 1 table or 1 figure is allowed in each abstract.

Rules for submission

  • By submitting an abstract, the author(s) agrees to allow publication of the abstract content on the Free Radicals 2018 website and in publication.
  • All abstract submission forms must be submitted online to info@freeradicals2018.org.
  • The figure (jpg, jpeg, gif, png format) or table must be uploaded with a maximum file size of 1M.
  • Abstracts submitted will be reviewed and selected by the Scientific Committee. Acceptance consideration will be based on the quality and suitability of the abstract.
  • The presenting author is invited to indicate on the submission form his or her preference for oral or poster presentation. The final decision will be made by the Scientific Committee and will be influenced by the quality and suitability of the abstract, and the presentation space and time.
  • Please ensure that the presenting author’s name on the abstract matches the name submitted for conference registration.

The review processes

  • After the submission deadline, all submitted abstracts will undergo a uniform review process to ensure abstracts which meet minimum professional standards and reflect good work will be selected for inclusion for the Free Radicals 2018.
  • The authors will be notified about the review outcome by email.
  • Accepted abstracts which have not been selected for oral presentation will automatically be considered for poster presentation unless the author(s) have requested otherwise.
  • Authors whose abstracts have been accepted for poster presentation will receive instructions on the poster size by email.


Tel : +853 6594 2230
Email : info@freeradicals2018.org

Date:    21-24 September 2018
Venue: University of Macau