The Primate Database

Copyright & Citation Policy


Welcome to the internet website (the "Site") for the Primate Cell Type Database ("PCTD"). The Site is owned and operated by the JMT Lab for your personal non-commercial use and information. By accessing the Site, you agree to be legally bound and to abide by these Terms of Use ("Terms and Conditions" or "Agreement") in their entirety, just as if you had signed this Agreement. If you do not agree, please do not use the Site. PCTD may amend or modify this Agreement or impose new conditions at any time. Your continued usage of the Site following the posting of any changes to the Agreement will mean you accept those changes. You should revisit this page periodically to review the Terms and Conditions to which you are bound.

The PCTD provides the Content on the Site as free open resources as a public courtesy. Any term that is capitalized but is not defined in this Citation Policy is defined in the Terms of Use.

Unless otherwise noted, we own the copyright for, and reserve all rights to, all the copyrightable Content on our Site. While we encourage you to use these resources for your research or other noncommercial purposes, we wantto ensure that our Content is afforded proper citation as detailed below in all cases where it is used publicly.

If you are unsure about how to cite a source or would like written approval for a specific use that is otherwise prohibited, please send us a message.

Please send us a copy of your publication or other work citing these resources to [email protected]. This helps us track when and how our Content is being used, and thus guide and support our continued efforts to provide useful open public resources.


If you cite or display any Content, or reference our organization, in any format, written or otherwise, including print or web publications, presentations, grant applications, websites, other online applications such asblogs, or other works, you must follow these Citation Guidelines.

If you use specific images or other data downloaded from the Site, please cite the specific image or data used and the URL that links directly to that information in a manner that would allow a third party to navigate to that image or data on the Site.


Use the following general citation format for any PCTD resource accessed digitally through the PCTD’s website or PCTD GitHub.

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