Editing Services

The three distinct service plans from Editage allow researchers to choose the editing level that suits their needs and budget. All services come with free manuscript formatting* and revision support—we are committed to helping you prepare a ready-to-publish manuscript. A robust delivery model ensures that your manuscript is carefully matched to the most suitable subject-expert editor. Editage Medicine and Life Sciences editors are PhDs, MDs, or BELS-certified editors; many of them are published authors with extensive experience in editing and publishing in peer-reviewed journals.

Advanced editing

A thorough sentence-level check for language, grammar, word choice, and terminology

Premium editing

All the Advanced features combined with paragraph-level editing for structure and flow

Premium editing PLUS

All the Premium features with the added benefit of receiving Editage feedback on your responses to RUP reviewers before resubmission

Comparison of service features

Premium
Editing PLUS

Premium
Editing

Advanced
Editing

Letter from the Editage editor Letter from your Editor Letter from your Editor Letter from your Editor
Journal-specific formatting* (only once) Journal-specific formatting Journal-specific formatting Journal-specific formatting
Technical terminology and sentence structure Technical Terminology and Sentence Structure Technical Terminology and Sentence Structure Technical Terminology and Sentence Structure
Spelling, punctuation, and grammar Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar
Reference check Consistency & accuracy Consistency & accuracy Consistency
Word reduction up to 20% up to 20% up to 10%
Re-editing support for 365 days FREE FREE 60% discount
Presentation style check (logic, clarity, and flow) Presentation Style Check Presentation Style Check Presentation Style Check
Cover letter and manuscript assessment report Cover Letter and Manuscript Assessment Report Cover Letter and Manuscript Assessment Report Cover Letter and Manuscript Assessment Report
Cross-check manuscript with responses Cross-check Manuscript with Responses Cross-check Manuscript with Responses Cross-check Manuscript with Responses
Strengthen your responses to RUP reviewers Strengthen your Responses to Reviewers Strengthen your Responses to Reviewers Strengthen your Responses to Reviewers
Reviewer response letter editing Reviewer Response Letter Editing Reviewer Response Letter Editing Reviewer Response Letter Editing

*Please note: The Rockefeller University Press journals accept submissions for consideration in any format.

Need to have your manuscript translated into English before submitting it to a journal? See our Translation services.

About

www.editage.rupress.org is a partnership by The Rockefeller University Press (RUP) and Editage to offer pre-submission services to authors who aim to publish their research in The Journal of Cell Biology (JCB), The Journal of Experimental Medicine (JEM), and The Journal of General Physiology (JGP). The author services available in www.editage.rupress.org include copy editing, translation, and publication support by Editage’s stable of professional editors who are PhDs, MDs, or BELS-certified and have experience in more than 200 life- and medical-science subjects. RUP is committed to quality and integrity in scientific publishing. Learn more at www.rupress.org. Editage is a leading provider of specialist language solutions for the scientific community. Learn more at www.editage.com.

Please note that use of this service is not mandatory for publication in RUP journals, does not guarantee peer review or acceptance, and you are not obliged to submit your manuscript to one of our journals if you choose to use the service. All services are provided solely by Editage.