Microbicide Trials Network

MTN publications: Acknowledgment/Funding Statement

All MTN publications [i.e., manuscripts and meeting presentations (oral and poster presentations)] should include an acknowledgement of the MTN and NIH’s support for the work, a reference to the NIH award numbers, and a disclaimer.


The following language should be used in all MTN publications:


The Microbicide Trials Network is funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (UM1AI068633, UM1AI068615, UM1AI106707), with co-funding from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute of Mental Health, all components of the U.S. National Institutes of Health. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.


The statements should be included in:


·       Manuscripts:  “funding” or “acknowledgment” section

·       Poster presentations:  bottom of the poster

·       Oral presentations: acknowledgment slide (typically last slide)