Microbicide Trials Network

MTN publications: Acknowledgment/Funding Statement

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


The following language should be used in all MTN publications:


The study was designed and implemented by the Microbicide Trials Network (MTN) funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases through individual grants (UM1AI068633, UM1AI068615 and 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 (NIH). [Optional sentence: The work presented here was funded by NIH grants UM1AI068633 [and UM1AI068615 or UM1AI106707, as relevant].

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)