Liver Journals-Hybrid Access
Hybrid journals offer authors the choice of publishing via the traditional or customary method of access to articles via a subscription OR making individual articles freely available online i.e Open Access. Hybrid journals usually charge authors, their institutions or funders an additional fee for making an article open access. The open access article will appear in the subscription-based print and electronic versions as normal. Open access articles in hybrid journals should be marked as ‘open access’. The liver supports almost every organ in the body. Liver is prone to several diseases due to its strategic location and multidimensional functions. The liver is the largest glandular organ in the body and performs many vital functions to keep the body pure of toxins and harmful substances. The liver is considered a gland-an organ that secretes chemicals because it produces bile, a substance needed to digest fats. Bile’s salts break up fat into smaller pieces so it can be absorbed more easily in the small intestine. Hybrid liver Journals offer authors the choice of publishing their work via customary method of access to articles. The Hybrid Model presents the authors with open option having publication charge or subscription having no fee. Authors can choose method of access upon their interest. The Journal of Liver: Disease & Transplantation addresses both the liver pathology and liver transplantation. JLDT stands among the liver journals in the globe. Journal of Liver: Disease & Transplantation focuses on the topics hepatitis, cirrhosis, liver cancer, alcohol damage, fatty liver, metabolic and genetic liver diseases, autoimmune liver diseases, liver transplantation and techniques, surgical complications and transplantation outcomes. The Journal is using quality and standard peer review process for its paper publications. It is also using online manuscript submission and manuscript tracking systems.