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Acknowledging the Core Facilities

Acknowledging the Core Facilities

Acknowledgements of specific instrument use and/or core facility service, is a metric tracked by both government funding agencies and locally as one measure of the productivity of the core facility.  In your publications, please consider acknowledging the core facility and/or staff when data is collected or analyzed in the core.  For more substantial contributions and time investments, such as preparation of protocols, developing specialized instrumentation, significant contributions to experiment design, and acquisition of data please consider co-authorship with core staff. 

Please acknowledge us as:

“Core Facilities at the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology” and if applicable, the name of staff who assisted.

Please let us know when such studies are published or a grant is awarded so that we can track publications and grants related to your work from the Core Facility.