BMC Biochemistry Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in BMC Biochemistry style?

This is the Citationsy guide to BMC Biochemistry citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in BMC Biochemistry.

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How do you cite a book in the BMC Biochemistry referencing style? (2022 Guide)

A book citation in BMC Biochemistry always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in BMC Biochemistry using placeholders:
1. Last Name FN. Title. Edition. City: Publisher; 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
BMC Biochemistry citation:
1. Angelou M. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st edition. New York: Random House; 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in BMC Biochemistry looks like this: [1]

How to reference a journal article in the BMC Biochemistry citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in BMC Biochemistry format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the BMC Biochemistry citation format.

Here’s a BMC Biochemistry journal citation example using placeholders:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. Title. Container. 2000;Volume Issue:pages Used. doi:DOI.
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 in BMC Biochemistry:
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.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a website in a paper in BMC Biochemistry style?

Citing your sources is a necessary part of any research paper. To cite a website in BMC Biochemistry this is what you need

Here’s an BMC Biochemistry example website reference:
1. Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF. Title. . 2000. https://www.example.com. Accessed 23May2022.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
1. Tran M. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. . 2008. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 23May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

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How to cite a YouTube video BMC Biochemistry in 2022

You can find short videos and how-to videos from a wide range of professionals on YouTube. As a result, you may need to know how to mention a video or YouTube in your research assignment or paper. Here’s how to do it in BMC Biochemistry

Here’s a BMC Biochemistry citation YouTube video example:
1. ChannelName. Title. YouTube. 2000. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 23May2022.
So how to cite a video BMC Biochemistry?
1. Pixar. Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 23May2022.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a podcast using BMC Biochemistry referencing style

Are you listening to a history, philosophy, or literature podcast and you want to cite it in a presentation or research paper. Here’s how to do it in BMC Biochemistry

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in BMC Biochemistry.
1. Lastname F. Title. . 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 23May2022.
Podcast referencing example in BMC Biochemistry using “This American Life” episode 640:
1. This American Life. 640: Five Women. . 2018. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women. Accessed 23May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]

How to cite a piece of music or a song using BMC Biochemistry referencing style?

Have you ever cited a movie before? You will see that citing a song is a pretty similar process. Here’s how to do it in BMC Biochemistry

An example song citation in BMC Biochemistry.
1. Lastname F. Song Title. 2000. http://www.example.com. Accessed 23May2022.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in BMC Biochemistry:
1. The Beatles. Here Comes the Sun. 1969. https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150. Accessed 23May2022.
And an in-text citation would look like this: [1]


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