Scientific editing & translation


Since 1995, ELSS has improved the cogency and impact of scientific, medical, and other technical writing for journals, books, websites, and other media.

For New Customers

ELSS advantages

More than a quarter century of rigorous editing and translation experience

Every manuscript is checked by two highly skilled editors with specific expertise; 16 editors each have experience with > 1000 manuscripts.

High quality services and customer satisfaction: 92% of orders are from repeat clients.

Papers edited by ELSS have been published in many high-impact journals such as

News and announcements
  • ELSS holidays 2023–2024
    In addition to weekends, the ELSS office will be closed on the following dates due to national and New Year holidays:
    Thursday 23 November (Labor Thanksgiving Day)
    From Friday 29 December through Wednesday 03 January.

    ELSS regular office hours: Monday through Friday, 09:00 to 17:30 JST. We will close from 17:30 on Thursday December 28 and reopen at 09:00 on Thursday 4 January.
    Days during this period will not count toward deadlines. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience our holidays may cause.
  • New ELSS website
    This is a new version of the ELSS website. We have clarified the information and procedures on the site and extensively tested the revised version. We hope that the transition to the new site will be smooth and that it will help us to better serve our clients. Nevertheless, problems may emerge during the transition. If you notice any discrepancies or disfunction on the website, please inform us by email (elss[at] or through the contact form.