Use of artificial intelligence

Generative artificial intelligence tools (hereinafter referred to as AI tools), such as Large Language Models (LLM) or multimodal models, do not meet the authorship criteria because they do not have the appropriate contribution to be considered an author, and their authorship cannot be guaranteed by signing a License Agreement. If AI tools was used in the study, this should be properly indicated in the Materials and Methods section.

If authors of manuscripts plan to use AI tools, they should report the nature and extent of their use, specify the full name of the AI tool used (with version number).

Authors are responsible for the correctness, completeness, and accuracy of the information provided in the manuscript, in the preparation of which AI tools was used.

Authors are required to confirm the absence of plagiarism in their manuscript, not limited to text, but including images, tables, other data created using AI tools. All materials must be credited, as well as, where appropriate, a full citation of the relevant materials.

The appropriateness of using AI tools will be further evaluated by the editor and specialists at the stage of double-blind peer review.

Reviewers should refrain from uploading manuscripts to the AI tools software or using other AI technologies that could lead to a breach of confidentiality.

The fact of using or not using AI should be indicated in the text of the article in the appropriate section.

Images, photorealistic images, diagrams, drawings, figures that have been generated by artificial intelligence should be labeled "Imagined with AI".