Citing The Core
The services and personnel The UMD Bioinformatics Core provides are made possible by support from your departments and colleges. To recognize this contribution to you research please include either of the statements below in the acknowledgements portion of your papers (this includes fee-based services):
"We thank the University of Maryland and the Biology Department for use of the Bioinformatics Core which provided <fill in the blank> services."
"We thank the University of Maryland and the Biology Department for use of the Bioinformatics Core which provided analysis services and support."
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The division of IT also requests that any publications that have used either of these resources are also acknowledged using the following text:
"The authors acknowledge the University of Maryland supercomputing resources (http://www.it.umd.edu/hpcc) made available in conducting the research reported in this paper."
Including UMD Bioinformatics Core members as authors on manuscripts is at the sole discretion of the project managers and lead authors. If the work produced by Core members is deemed sufficient for authorship is always appreciated.
Please send any citations or manuscripts that have utilized The Core to firstname.lastname@example.org. This keeps the funding of the facility in place, ensuring this service remains available for your needs.