Artwork and media instructions

Artwork


Multimedia

Types of multimedia


Interactive data visualization and other online article enrichments

Elsevier allows authors to include interactive data viewers, contextual information, computer code and other online enrichments.

Refer to this page to see available options and submission instructions


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Elsevier's policy on manipulation of images

Our policy is that no specific feature within an image may be enhanced, obscured, moved, removed, or introduced. Adjustments of brightness, contrast, or color balance are acceptable if and as long as they do not obscure or eliminate any information present in the original. Manipulating images for improved clarity is accepted, but manipulation for other purposes could be seen as scientific ethical abuse and will be dealt with accordingly.

(Rossner and Yamada, 2004. The Journal of Cell Biology, 166, 11-15. http://jcb.rupress.org/content/166/1/11.full)