Publication Reporting Guidelines

Minimum Reporting Recommendations for PCR-based Telomere Length Measurement:

These recommendations are offered as initial guidelines for researchers, reviewers, and scientific research officers, and are considered minimal reporting guidelines for publications of PCR-based measurement of telomere length. For comments on these guidelines, please email

These guidelines have been submitted to as Minimum Information for Publication of PCR-based Telomere Length Measurement, doi pending.

Would you like to be involved in development of reporting recommendations for other TL assays, such as TRF or qFISH? Please email Stacy Drury at