Editage, a brand of Cactus Communications, was founded in April 2002. Editage is a leading provider of specialist English-language and communication solutions to authors, journals, publishers, and corporations worldwide.
At CACTUS, in everything we do, we want to accelerate the development of global scientific research, by helping science break through the confines of geography and language. To this end, we partner with academic and pharmaceutical communities worldwide and leverage the expertise of 1400+ professionals to create compelling, high-quality scientific communications.
Editage workshop for researchers in Turkey
A workshop on “Writing and Presenting Research” conducted by Editage on the 25th and 26th of November 2013 at Istanbul Technical University (ITU), Turkey, was a remarkable success. The workshop sought to illustrate some of the best practices that could be observed in order to write an effective research manuscript or make a persuasive presentation.
Ravi Murugesan—experienced communicator, trainer, and published author—conducted the workshop, which was attended by over 400 graduate Read More
CACTUS / Editage Launches New Resource Portal for the Research Publication Industry
Editage, has launched Editage Insights—Resources for Authors and Journals, a comprehensive learning and knowledge-sharing portal for academics, researchers, journals, and research publication professionals.
Editage has been guiding authors on the fundamentals of publishing in English-language journals through short tutorials and a Q&A section. The new learning portal now aims to expand this knowledge support and become a one-stop resource on various aspects of journal publication and academic writing. It Read More
Editage at the SciELO15 Years Conference in Brazil
In October 2013, Donald Samulack, President, U.S. operations at Editage, attended the SciELO 15 Years Conference held to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the SciELO Network. Editage was one of the sponsors of the event, which was held from October 22-25 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The conference attracted a daily footfall of 400 academicians, including editors, publishers, Read More
CACTUS/Editage retains its ISO certifications for its robust quality and IT security systems
On October 15 and October 16, 2013, CACTUS underwent an annual surveillance audit by independent auditors from DNV (Det Norske Veritas). The auditors confirmed that CACTUS’s quality, security, IT, and client confidentiality systems meet the standards set by ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 27001:2005. They also acknowledged the company’s efforts toward ensuring continuous improvement.
The renewal of this certification offers continued independent validation that CACTUS’s Quality Management System and Information Security Management System meet the demanding standards set by Read More
Editage presents at the Scielo conference, Brazil, on October 25, 2013
On October 25, 2013, Donald Samulack, President US Operations will be part of a panel discussing “Experiences, Solutions, and Products and Services in Scholarly Communications” at the international conference held to commemorate the 15th birthday of the Scielo Platform—an open access network that indexes more than 1000 journals and 400,000 papers.
Editage is one of the sponsors for this conference, which will be held from October 22-25, 2013, at the Intercontinental Read More
October 2013: Editage becomes ORCID’s premium member and outreach partner
Editage is happy to announce that we have signed an agreement with ORCID, an independent non-profit, community-driven organization. ORCID provides an open registry of unique researcher identifiers and a transparent method of linking research activities and outputs to these identifiers.
As a Premium member, and as an outreach partner in the Ambassador Program of ORCID, Editage believes that it can help serve the growing need for transparency and research integrity in the Read More
On October 7th, Dr. Eddy flies to Monterrey, Mexico to participate in the “Entre Pares” international publishers’ conference
Donald Samulack, President US Operations (Editage) is attending the Entre Pares International publishers’ conference held on October 7 and October 8 in Monterrey, Mexico. The conference addresses key issues like increasing the scientific output and promoting its dissemination at an international level. The plenary lectures and workshops will give attendees the opportunity to interface with leading publishers like the Nature Publishing Group, the Cambridge University press, IEEE, Springer, JAMA, Wiley, among others.
To get live updates from the conference, follow us on Read More
Three Editage publications in European Science Editing
We’re proud to share that the August issue of European Science Editing—journal of the European Association of Science Editors (EASE)—Vol. 30(3)—features three Editage contributions across different sections of the journal.
Nikhil Pinto, Managing Editor, Center of Excellence for Medicine, contributed an essay on the Common errors to look out for in medical papers. In this essay, he described common errors with style that he has encountered in his editorial practice. The errors that he discussed ranged from errors in capitalization and Read More
Modern Day Radiation Oncology & Cancer Care—A Continuing Medical Education Program
Tanya Mendes (Senior Managing Editor, Medicine) and I, Christine Miranda (Managing Editor, Center of Excellence for Cancer research), recently attended a Continuing Medical Education meeting on Modern Day Radiation Oncology & Cancer Care at Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon, a leading hospital in India.
The meeting was attended primarily by radiation oncologists and covered a wide range of topics from an overview of the role of radiotherapy in cancer management to new generation techniques such as Read More
CACTUS wins Best Poster Award at the EASE-ISMTE meeting in Blankenberge, Belgium
Shazia Khanam, Manager, Publication Support Services, and Clarinda Cerejo, Managing Editor, Scholarly Communications, had a memorable time at the first joint conference of the European Association of Science Editors (EASE) and the International Society of Managing and Technical Editors (ISMTE), in Blankenberge, Belgium, September 23-24.
Shazia and Clarinda presented a poster entitled “Can authors’ editors help expedite peer review of the manuscripts they edit?” and won the Best Poster Read More