As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
Cover letter to the Executive Editor should cantain: the statement on the novelty of the work; area(s), field(s) or discipline(s) in which the content of the manuscript fall into; statement on the original submission i.e., the manuscript partially or fully was not published or submitted elsewhere for publication; and a list of potential referees (preferrably 3).
A separate Title page with title of the manuscript; a short title with not more than 200 characters including spaces; name, email address and affiliation of all authors; name of the corresponding author; and 4-7 key words that does not appear in the Title.
Manuscript body text without any information about the authors. Author may incorporate figures and tables in the body text or can upload as separate files.
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The Faculty of Dentistry, Universiti Malaya holds the copyright of the published manuscript including all its components such as supplementary information, graphical contents and raw data without any restrictions.
The author grant the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Malaya assignable and sub-licensable right, unlimited in time and territory, to copy-edit, reproduce, publish, distribute, transmit, make available and store the Article, including abstracts thereof, in all forms of media of expression now known or developed in the future, including pre- and reprints, translations, photographic reproductions and extensions.
After acceptance for publication in Ann Dent UM, the author(s) have the right to use any of its components in whole or in part for academic purposes such as, presentation in scientific conferences and seminars.