BMC article processing charge discount


BMC APC(article processing charge) discount

What is APC discount?

You can get a 15% discount on Article Processing Charge (APC) when you submit a paper to BioMed Central, SpringerOpen Publishing Co. from Yonsei University Medical Center since 2017.

APC discounts by IP authentications are not available due to an system error of BMC Publishing. Please verify institutional membership with E-Mail by select “I believe that I am covered by an institutional membership…” menu and select Yonsei University Health System from the institution list.

  • If the faculty member of the Yonsei University Health System is a correspondent author. In other words, the e-mail address of the correspondent author is Yonsei University Health System E-mail (** @
E-mail authentication
  • If you select Yonsei University Health System in the Select institution from a list, the authentication process will proceed through E-mail (@
When submitting in the YUHS (IP certification)
  • you will receive a 15% discount when submitting your article without any request
Discount rate and payment method
  • Discount rate 15%, card or cash available (50 pounds extra for cash payment)
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