Acknowledgment of services performed at the UVic-Genome BC Proteomics Centre:

The UVic-Genome BC Proteomics Centre (PC) is generously supported through operations and technology development funding provided by Genome Canada and Genome British Columbia – as such clients and collaborators of the PC should acknowledge work performed at the PC in publications and public presentations of their research:

  • Clients shall acknowledge the work of the UVic-Genome BC Proteomics Centre in any peer-reviewed Client Publications related to the Project by incorporating the following sentence into the acknowledgements section of the article: “The authors wish to acknowledge the UVic-Genome BC Proteomics Centre, Victoria, Canada for [performing activity].”.

  • In addition, acknowledgements should appear in the text of peer-reviewed publications, for example in the materials and methods sections. A suggested sentence for inclusion is: “[Activity] was performed by UVic-Genome BC Proteomics Centre, Victoria, Canada”.

PC policy on co-authorship:

  • If data is generated through the PC on a cost-recovery basis, the PC does not require co-authorship on any publications

  • If significant intellectual contribution is provided on the experimental design, data interpretation or other contributions beyond what is agreed to in a Statement of Work, then collaborators should discuss pending publications with PC scientists to identify appropriate co-authorship as needed.

We would greatly appreciate notification of any publications that acknowledge work performed at the PC.