Contract/Grant Number


Contract or grant number of the supported work described in an article


If an acronym for the sponsor is available, insert it before the number.


id Identifier
rid Reference to an Identifier
xlink:actuate Actuating the Link
xlink:href Href (Linking Mechanism)
xlink:role Role of the Link
xlink:show Showing the Link
xlink:title Title of the Link
xlink:type Type of Link
xmlns:xlink XLink Namespace Declaration

Model Information

Content Model

<!ELEMENT  contract-num
                        (#PCDATA %contract-elements;)*               >


Text, numbers, or special characters, zero or more

This element may be contained in:

<article-meta> Article Metadata

Tagged Example

<contract-num>NSF DBI-0317510</contract-num>
<contract-sponsor>ARDA AQUAINT</contract-sponsor>
<p>... Part of the research at Stanford was supported by NIH GM61374. 
The Berkeley portion of this research was supported by NSF DBI-0317510, 
an ARDA AQUAINT contract, and a gift from Genentech Corp.</p>