How to cite COG-UK as an author and acknowledge COG-UK funding
Manuscripts which use and cite COG-UK’s funding and or data no longer need to be reviewed and approved by COG-UK prior to publication. However, please continue to use the citation and acknowledgement detailed below. For any questions on future papers please contact Professor Sharon Peacock.
Cite COG-UK as an author with the following:
- Author Name: The COVID-19 Genomics UK (COG-UK) consortium
- Footnote: Full list of consortium names and affiliations included.
- Contact Email Address: Professor Sharon Peacock.
- Author Affiliation Address: Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom
The full list of consortium names and affiliations can be downloaded here, and must either be copied into the appendices or uploaded alongside the paper as a supplementary material.
Acknowledge COG-UK funding as follows:
“COG-UK is supported by funding from the Medical Research Council (MRC) part of UK Research & Innovation (UKRI), the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) [grant code: MC_PC_19027], and Genome Research Limited, operating as the Wellcome Sanger Institute. The authors acknowledge use of data generated through the COVID-19 Genomics Programme funded by the Department of Health and Social Care. The views expressed are those of the author and not necessarily those of the Department of Health and Social Care or UKHSA.”