The 5th International Mediterranean Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

April 24-28, 2019, Cappadocia - TURKEY


PROCEEDINGS BOOK of the MESMAP-5 & ISPBS-5 Joint Symposium will be published as on-line with ISBN number after the symposium. The Book will cover presented studies abstracts & full papers

Authors can also submit their full papers to contracted journals or MOLECULES Journal Special Issue with discounted charge.

*All the abstracts and full papers will be scientifically evaluated before publishing.

For PROCEEDINGS BOOK: After Abstarcts' Accpetance of the scientific studies both Oral Presentation or Poster Presentation,
full papers should also be submitted to before April 14, 2019. 

**Full Paper Submissions for special issue or contracted journals will be directly made by journal submission systems according to journal rules after symposium. 

Instructions for Authors for



Word document, Times New Roman, 12 point, single line space. 

Page margins are 2.5 for all sides. 


Minimum ength for articles is 3 pages, and maximum length for articles is 5 pages. 


A concise title of the paper. 

Use bold 14-point Times New Roman font. 

Use title uppercase. 

Make title in centered. 

Name(s) and surname(s) of author(s)

Use centered, bold 12-point Times New Roman font. 

Use uppercase for surnames.

Affiliation(s) of author(s)

Use 10-point Times New Roman font.

E-mail address of the corresponding author

Use 10-point Times New Roman font.


Each article is to be preceded by a succinct abstract, of up to 250 words, that highlights the objectives, methods, results, and conclusions of the paper. The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal results and major conclusions.

The abstract body is typed in Times New Roman, 10 pt. 

Key Words

About five key words or phrases in order of importance, separated by commas and typed in Times New Roman, 10 pt. 


Use bold, uppercase,  12 Times New Roman font for headings. 


This should define the problem and, if possible, the frame of existing knowledge. Please ensure that people not working in that particular field will be able to understand the intention. The word length of the introduction should be 150 to 300 words.

Materials and Methods

Materials and methods should be clearly presented to allow the reproduction of the experiments. 


Results should be clear and concise and give the significance of the results of the work. Data must not be repeated in figures and tables.

Discussion and Conclusion

This part should interpret the results in reference to the problem outlined in the introduction and of related observations by the author/s or others. 

Implications for further studies or application may be discussed. 

A conclusion should be added if results and discussion are combined.

Tables and Figures

Tables should have a short descriptive title.

The unit of measurement used in a table should be stated.

Tables should be numbered consecutively.

Figures should be prepared in GIF, TIFF, JPEG or PowerPoint.

Tables and Figures should be appropriately cited in the manuscript.


Acknowledgements of financial support, advice or other kind of assistance should be given at the end of the text under the heading "Acknowledgements". The names of funding organisations should be written in full.


They should be grouped at the end of the paper in surname order of appearance. Abbreviated titles of periodicals are to be used according to Chemical or Biological Abstracts, but names of lesser-known journals should be typed in full. 

References should be styled and punctuated according to the following examples:

Original Papers 

Surname, N.N., and Surname, N.N., Year. The full  title of the article. Journal Name, volume and issue, first and last page. 

Book or Proceeding 

Surname, N.N., and Surname, N.N., Year. Title of the contribution. In: Title of the book or proceeding. Volume (Publisher, City, first and last page 


Surname, N.N., Year.  Title of the thesis, University and Faculty, City. pages.