There is an increased demand within the scientific research and dissemination to translate specialized texts and documentation to professional translators. They are responsible for providing accuracy, concision and precision to the scientific translations, as well as to preserve the objectivity of the text with the aim to increase its impact, enable the advancement of research and guarantee a better dissemination of research work within the scientific community .
Scientific translators work with texts with a very specific lexicon and terminology and therefore, they must be familiar with the subject matter and know the sources and resources necessary for its correct adaptation to the target language. The working areas range from computer sciences, robotics, nanotechnology or biotechnology to scientific fields such as physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, pharmacology. Examples of scientific texts are: