How to Acknowledge

How to acknowledge the service provider

Biocenter Finland Research Infrastructures are supported by the local universities and by other funders and evaluated mainly on the basis of publications of their users. All academic users using the infrastructure are required to acknowledge the use of the infrastructure in their publications. This secures development of the infrastructure and helps to keep the user fees at a reasonable level.

Preferred version: This work/Part of the work was carried out with the support of Biocenter Finland, Name of the Research Infrastructure, Name of the University, Finland. Where Name of the Research Infrastructure staff have made a significant contribution to the conduct of the research, it is appropriate that they be acknowledged as co-authors of the publication. In this case, the relevant institutional affiliation should be recorded as Name of the Research Infrastructure, Name of the University, Finland.

Some form of attribution is required in the 'Acknowledgements' section of your publication. For publications without an 'Acknowledgements' section, the attribution should be made either as a footnote to the title or included as a reference when the work is described in the 'Experimental' section.