The process for requesting data from BOLD is currently under review. During this time, the ASMBS Research Committee will not accept any new requests for BOLD data. Any parties wishing to present or publish information derived from BOLD data that was provided prior to January 1, 2012 must submit a Data Dissemination request to We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding.

Data Dissemination Committee (DDC)

The DDC is a sub-committee of the ASMBS Research Committee that is responsible for the review of abstracts, manuscripts and other works containing BOLD data intended for publication and/or presentation.

Duties include:

  • Determine and maintain guidelines for appropriate dissemination of BOLD data
  • Review all manuscripts with BOLD data to assure the data is accurate and appropriate in message.

Publishing Requests

COE participants requesting publication must submit a Data Dissemination request to

Download the Data Dissemination Requests Form