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Breslow talks about his highly cited paper,
"Approximate inference in generalized linear mixed
models," (J. Amer. Statist. Assn.
88:9-25, March 1993). According to the ISI
Essential Science Indicators Web product, this paper is currently the most-cited paper
in the field of Mathematics for the past decade, with 543
citations to date. Dr. Breslow’s record in this field
includes 10 papers cited a total of 703 times to date...
to an analysis published by in-cites, the work of Dr.
Weiming Xia has entered the top 1% of the ISI
Web product in terms of total citations in the
field of Biology & Biochemistry, with 13
papers cited 1,252 times to date. In this essay,
Dr. Xia talks about the highly cited Nature paper,
"Two transmembrane aspartates in presenilin-1
required for presenilin endoproteolysis and gamma-secretase
activity," (Nature 398: 513-7, 8
April 1999), which has been cited 517 times to
date in our database...
Journal of Antimicrobial Agents is the
official journal of the International Society of
Chemotherapy (ISC), and is published by Elsevier
Science. In this interview, Editor-in-Chief
Professor J.D. Williams talks about the journal’s
to a recent analysis of the ISI
Science Indicators database,
Carnegie Institution of Washington has entered the top 1% in
terms of total citations in the field of Environment/Ecology,
with 79 papers cited a total of 1,173 times to date. Dr. Chris Field
talks about the Institution’s notable citation
record in this field...
among the 150 top-performing countries in all
100 Most-Cited Scientists in:
& Biochemistry, Chemistry,
& Business, Immunology,
Biology & Genetics, Neuroscience,
(updated Sept. 2003).
Years of Citation Superstars!
presents here the true
citation elite of the last two decades that
include rankings the 50 most-cited researchers of the
last 20 years, based on papers published and cited in
Thomson ISI-indexed journals between 1983 and 2002.
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some of the most important scientific advances of
our time in the words of the scientists who made
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