How to cite a Journal Article in BioMed Central

Use this template to cite a Journal Article in the BioMed Central citation style.


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Citation Guide: Journal Article in BioMed Central
Reference a Journal Article in BioMed Central

How do you cite a Journal Article in the BioMed Central referencing style?

Here’s an example Journal Article citation in BioMed Central using placeholders.
Template:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container. 2000;Volume Issue:pages Used. doi:DOI.
So if we want to cite, for example, this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann we’d do so like this:

BioMed Central Journal Article citation:
1. Petit C, Sieffermann J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. . 2007;18:161-72. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
Citing websites and links in BioMed Central is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation Journal Article reference in BioMed Central looks like this:
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Frequently Asked Questions — BioMed Central Journal Article Referencing

How do I cite a Journal Article in BioMed Central?

You can very easily reference a Journal Article in the “BioMed Central” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Journal Article?

Yes — Use a BioMed Central reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a Journal Article in BioMed Central?

The BioMed Central reference for a Journal Article is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Journal Article in BioMed Central?

An in-text reference for a Journal Article in BioMed Central is done like this:
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