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Journal Services

CACTUS collaborates with leading international journals and publishers to help them maintain publication quality while improving cost- and resource-efficiency through specialized pre-production and editorial services.

Our Pre-Production Support services help journals and publishers manage the final stages of publication efficiently. With a dedicated team of professional editors and designers assigned to each journal or publisher, we offer customized, high-quality services that result in publication-ready documents.


Pre-Production services are available as part of a pre-production pack, as well as separately.

Edit + proofread + typesetting

  • Editing documents for language, clarity, structure, flow, and style
  • Proofreading to ensure error-free documents
  • Formatting artwork according to the journal’s requirements
  • Converting raw data into a professional, print-ready file that matches journal requirements
Team and expertise

Our Pre-Production Support team comprises

  • 800+ professional document editors with PhDs, MDs, and other advanced degrees, and first-hand knowledge of writing conventions, terminology, etc., within their fields
  • graphics experts with extensive visualization and design experience across a range of file formats
  • DTP operators with specialized qualifications
The CACTUS promise
  • Resource- and cost-efficient publication processes
  • Reduced administrative burden on in-house staff
  • Guaranteed on-time delivery, speedy turnaround times, and prompt customer service
  • Assured quality and confidentiality with our ISO-certified quality and IT security systems
  • Convenient and customized payment options
  • A dedicated relationship manager

Client speak

Thank you for your assistance. The response of your staff was appropriate and correct. Our requirements and expectations were well understood and appropriately addressed.

Dr. Hiroaki Kanai
Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi, Japan

Client successes

Every day, we help businesses across the globe communicate effectively. See how we help our clients break through the confines of cost, resources, and language to achieve their goals. Read our client success stories.


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