VGNC License Agreement
The Vertebrate Gene Nomenclature Committee (VGNC) wants to ensure that our information is accessible to the public and free to use, for this reason all data is released under the Creative Commons Public Domain (CC0) License. This means that any form of reuse of the content is permitted. For further information, please visit the CC0 page or the Creative Commons FAQ about this type of license.
Although stating the source is not mandatory, the VGNC recommends attribution (e.g. in publications, services or products) for any of its online services, databases or software as it helps us understand how our VGNC resource is used and secure funding for its ongoing development. Below is the recommended citation:
Genenames.org: the HGNC and VGNC resources in 2021