Acta Pharmacologica Sinica Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Acta Pharmacologica Sinica referencing style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Last Name, F. N. Title. (Publisher, 2000).
So if we want to cite “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
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Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. (Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, 1997).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to reference a journal article in the Acta Pharmacologica Sinica citation style?

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author3 LastnameA. F. Title. Container Volume, pages Used (2000).
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann:
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Petit, C. & Sieffermann, J. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172 (2007).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

Citing a website in Acta Pharmacologica Sinica reference style

Here’s an example citation using placeholders:
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Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author2 LastnameA. F. Title. (2000). Available at: https://www.example.com. (Accessed: 17th December 2018)
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
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Tran, M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. (2008). Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. (Accessed: 17th December 2018)
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a podcast using Acta Pharmacologica Sinica referencing style

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work. Here’s how to do it in Acta Pharmacologica Sinica.
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Lastname, F. Title. (2000).
Podcast referencing example in Acta Pharmacologica Sinica using “This American Life” episode 640:
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This American Life. 640: Five Women. (2018).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Acta Pharmacologica Sinica referencing style?

An example song citation in Acta Pharmacologica Sinica.
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Lastname, F. Song Title. Album (2000).
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album:
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The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. Abbey Road (1969).
And an in-text citation would look like this: 1


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