BioScience Writers LLC

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Scientific Editing Prices

BioScience Writers charges $100.00 (U.S.) per hour for all editing and proofreading services.
However, clients from academic institutions receive a discounted rate of $80.00 (U.S.) per hour.
A $30.00 administrative fee is applied to all documents.

Simply email us your document or submit it online to receive a free cost estimate for our services. Upon request, we can even guarantee that the cost of your order will not exceed the estimated price. For an immediate approximate cost of editing your document use the estimate calculator located on this page. Select the level of editing you prefer and enter the number of words in your document. It's that easy!

You can use the tool below to get a quick count of the words in your document. Paste in your text to receive an instant estimate. Visit these pages to learn more about our fast turnaround or how the editing process works.

All of our services can be personalized to meet your specific needs. The following three editing service levels reflect the most common requests we receive. Estimates are based on word count. You may specify the level of editing service you desire or ask us to recommend an appropriate service level after reviewing a portion of your document.

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Service Description

1. Basic Includes simple proofreading and basic editing to achieve a grammatically correct and professionally polished scientific document. Includes correcting spelling, grammar, punctuation, verb tense consistency, noun-verb agreement, and formatting consistency.
2. Advanced Includes all features of Basic service as well as editing for clarity and style at the sentence level. Includes eliminating jargon, smoothing language, and rewriting sentences to improve clarity.
3. Professional Includes all features of Basic and Advanced service as well as extensive editing as needed to maximize clarity and impact. Includes stylistic editing at the document level. May include significant editing and reorganization of paragraphs to improve clarity and impact.
Not sure which level to select?
Select our "Edit as Needed" option and let our editors provide the level of improvement they feel is most appropriate.

Editing Discounts

We offer scientific editing discount programs for organizations, universities, and institutions who wish to support the publication and fundraising efforts of their members, faculty, or staff. We accept almost any type of payment including Purchase Order and Electronic Funds Transfer to make it as easy as possible for you and your institution. Email us if you need a pro forma invoice, and we will quickly provide one at no charge.

Satisfaction Guarantee

We are so confident in our services that we offer a no risk guarantee that you will receive the quality you expect. Simply email your document to us or use our easy online submission page to get started right away.


Walter Bigford, Chief Information Officer