Acknowledging BioResource

The NIHR BioResource should be acknowledged in all publications resulting from any study that we have supported using the following wording:

We gratefully acknowledge the participation of all NIHR BioResource volunteers, and thank the NIHR BioResource centre and staff for their contribution. We thank the National Institute for Health Research and NHS Blood and Transplant.”

Any manuscript that makes substantial use of primary data from the NIHR BioResource – Rare Diseases (NIHRBR-RD) should include the NIHR BioResource Consortium as an author. The position of the Consortium citation within the authorship list is to be agreed with the NIHRBR-RD Publications Committee on a case-by-case basis. To submit a manuscript to the Publications Committee please contact

The full NIHRBR-RD Consortium list can be found here.

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If you would like to find out further information about the NIHR BioResource, please click the link below, to find the person to direct your enquiries to.