Citing the IEDB

Data and tools within the IEDB are presented as a public resource. Please consider citing the IEDB when you present information. It is expected that the authors of an entry as well as the IEDB are properly cited whenever their work is referred to:

  1. The IEDB website should be cited using the URL:

  2. The journal reference for the IEDB should be cited as:

    Vita R, Overton JA, Greenbaum JA, Ponomarenko J, Clark JD, Cantrell JR, Wheeler DK, Gabbard JL, Hix D, Sette A, Peters B. The immune epitope database (IEDB) 3.0. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Oct 9. pii: gku938. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25300482.