Authorial Area - Other Files and Documents
Authorial Area - Other Files and Documents - Cover Letter
In cover letter you should state that:
a) The manuscript has not been and will not be published elsewhere or submitted elsewhere for publication.
b) To prevent the information on potential conflict of interest for authors from being overlooked or misplaced, mention this information in the cover letter.
c) Ethics of experimentation/Informed consent: The cover letter must include a statement declaring that the study complies with current ethical considerations.