Molecular Systems Biology Referencing Guide
(updated Jul 2022)


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How to do citations in Molecular Systems Biology style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Molecular Systems Biology 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 Molecular Systems Biology.

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How do you cite a book in the Molecular Systems Biology referencing style? (2022 Guide)

Books are written works or compositions that have been published, many of which might be in digital version. Here’s how to cite a book in Molecular Systems Biology

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

How to reference a journal article in the Molecular Systems Biology citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Molecular Systems Biology format?

Citing formats are used to recognize related literary pieces and to mention references used. To cite any paper in Molecular Systems Biology, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Molecular Systems Biology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF & Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume: pages Used Available at: URL [Accessed July 6, 2022]
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 Molecular Systems Biology:
Petit C & Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18: 161-172 Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008 [Accessed July 6, 2022]
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann, 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Molecular Systems Biology style?

The most basic entry for a website consists of the author name(s), webpage title, website title, institution/publisher, publication date, and DOI or URL. Here’s how to cite it properly in Molecular Systems Biology

Here’s an Molecular Systems Biology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF & Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Available at: https://www.example.com [Accessed July 6, 2022]
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 [Accessed July 6, 2022]
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran, 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Molecular Systems Biology in 2022

Citing a video from YouTube may appear more difficult than citing a book because YouTube has so much information. But the process is quite simple, here’s how to do it in Molecular Systems Biology

Here’s a Molecular Systems Biology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. YouTube Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX [Accessed July 6, 2022]
So how to cite a video Molecular Systems Biology?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube Available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ [Accessed July 6, 2022]
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar, 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Molecular Systems Biology referencing style

Citing a podcast in Molecular Systems Biology is pretty straight forward. Here’s how you can do it

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 Molecular Systems Biology.
Lastname F (2000) Title. Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed July 6, 2022]
Podcast referencing example in Molecular Systems Biology using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women. Available at: https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women [Accessed July 6, 2022]
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life, 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Molecular Systems Biology referencing style?

You might be listening to a song or lyrics from a song you want to cite in an essay or presentation. This is how to easily cite a song in Molecular Systems Biology

An example song citation in Molecular Systems Biology.
Lastname F (2000) Song Title Available at: http://www.example.com [Accessed July 6, 2022]
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Molecular Systems Biology:
The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun Available at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150 [Accessed July 6, 2022]
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles, 1969)


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