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Acknowledging 1958 Birth Cohort Resources in Publications

  • To acknowledge the use of the 1958BC biomedical resource (data and samples) please use the following statement:

This work made use of data and samples generated by the 1958 Birth Cohort (NCDS) , which is managed by the Centre for Longitudinal Studies at the UCL Institute of Education, funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (grant number ES/M001660/1). Access to these resources was enabled via the 58READIE Project funded by Wellcome Trust and Medical Research Council (grant numbers WT095219MA and G1001799). A full list of the financial, institutional and personal contributions to the development of the 1958 Birth Cohort Biomedical resource is available at

  • To acknowledge GWAS data generated by WTCCC:

Genotyping was undertaken as part of the Wellcome Trust Case-Control Consortium (WTCCC) under Wellcome Trust award 076113, and a full list of the investigators who contributed to the generation of the data is available at

  • For data and samples granted before 1st May 2011 please use the following text:

This work made use of data and samples generated by the 1958 Birth Cohort (,,, under grant G0000934 from the Medical Research Council, and grant 068545/Z/02 from the Wellcome Trust.

  • To acknowledge use of the Rahman data held at the EGA-EBI (Study reference EGAS00001000971 Dataset EGAD00001001021). Please use the following text:

This study makes use of the ICR1000 UK exome dataset generated by Professor Nazneen Rahman’s Team in the Division of Genetics & Epidemiology at The Institute of Cancer Research, London.