Acknowledge GEC!

How should I acknowledge the GEC?
Question—How should I acknowledge the Genome Engineering Core Facility?
Answer —If any reagents generated by the GEC result in data that is included in a manuscript for publication, a talk, or other research presentation, kindly add some version of the following statement to your Acknowledgements:
“We thank the Genome Engineering Core Facility (GEC) of the Institute for Genomics and Systems Biology (IGSB) at the University of Chicago for providing the recombineered reagents [please specify] used in this study.”

Please contact us so we can keep our list of users and publications current.

Contact Information

Questions relating to the GEC services, or Genome Engineering in general, should be directed to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), Scientific Director.


Recombineering Team:

  • Jennifer Moran, PhD Scientific Director
  • Alec Victorsen, MSc Technical Director
  • Madhura Kadaba, MSc Recombineering Technician

IGSB Genome Engineering Core Facility (GEC)
Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, 10th Floor
900 E. 57th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

Phone: 773-834-0074
Fax: 773-834-2877