The work performed at the Orion Imaging Facility has to be acknowledge. This comprises sample preparation, microscopy, data processing, expert support… According to the charter of the imaging facility, the acknowledgement is required in every publications, including article, posters or presentations.

How to properly acknowledge the imaging facility ?

To acknowledge the imaging facility, you have to make sure, that “Orion imaging facility, CIRB” is always well mentioned. When a staff member has made a significant contribution beyond routine work, please consider co-authorship.

Example :

“We acknowledge the Orion imaging facility, CIRB, for their support with the [widefield/confocal/spinning-disk/multiphoton] imaging and image analysis presented in this article.”