Plagiarism Prevention

All manuscripts submitted to MACS are checked for similarity by iThenticate plagiarism checker to be assured about its originality and then rigorously peer-reviewed by the international reviewers. MACS allows an overall similarity of 20% for a manuscript to be considered for publication. The acceptable limit for similarity of text from a single source is 5%. In case the similarity index is higher than these permissible limits, the manuscript is returned to the author for paraphrasing the text and citing the original source of the copied material.