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Saratov Medical Journal is published by Saratov State Medical University (Saratov, Russia), Limited liability company «Innovative Medical Technologies» (Saratov, Russia) Copyright © Limited liability company «Innovative Medical Technologies», Saratov, Russia. All rights reserved. Limited liability company «Science and Innovations» (Saratov, Russia). Copyright © Limited liability company «Science and Innovations», Saratov, Russia. All rights reserved.

Saratov Medical Journal has not asked authors of journal articles to assign us their copyright. We ask the corresponding author to grant this exclusive license (or non-exclusive for government employees) on behalf of all authors by reading our license and inserting in the manuscript on submission the following statement:

“The Corresponding Author has the right to grant on behalf of all authors and does grant on behalf of all authors, a worldwide license to the Publishers and its licensees in perpetuity, in all forms, formats and media (whether known now or created in the future), to i) publish, reproduce, distribute, display and store the Contribution, ii) translate the Contribution into other languages, create adaptations, reprints, include within collections and create summaries, extracts and/or, abstracts of the Contribution, iii) create any other derivative work(s) based on the Contribution, iv) to exploit all subsidiary rights in the Contribution, v) the inclusion of electronic links from the Contribution to third party material where-ever it may be located; and, vi) license any third party to do any or all of the above.”

This license allows authors to use their own articles for their own non-commercial purposes without seeking permission from us. Only if the use is commercial we need to know about it.

Permissions for authors

The authors may use their own articles for the following non-commercial purposes without any restrictions (and subject only to acknowledging first publication in the Saratov Medical Journal and giving a full reference or web link, as appropriate).

  • Posting a pdf of their own article on their own personal or institutional website for which no charge for access is made.
  • Making a reasonable number of copies for personal or non commercial professional use. This includes the contributor’s own teaching purposes.
  • Republishing part or all of the article in a book or other publication edited by the author (except for multiple contributions in the same book or publication, for which permission needs to be sought
  • Using individual figures or tables or extracts of text (up to 250 words) in other publications published by a third party.
  • Using the article in a course pack or compilation (whether paper or electronic) in the authors’ institution. This does not apply if a commercial charge is made for the compilation or training program.