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Thomas Südhof discusses his highly cited
paper, "The synaptic vesicle cycle—a
cascade of protein-protein interactions," (Nature
375: 645-53, 22 June 1995). According to the
Essential Science Indicators Web product, this paper is currently among the
five most-cited papers in the field of
Neuroscience & Behavior, with 1,339 cites to
Charles Nemeroff discusses his highly
cited papers in this interview. A recent analysis
Science Indicators Web product shows that Dr. Nemeroff had
one paper with more than 300 citations (315 to
date) [C.B. Nemeroff, C.L. DeVane, B.G. Pollock.
"Newer antidepressants and the cytochrome
P450 system," American Journal of
Psychiatry 153(3):311-320, 1996], two with
more than 200 citations, six with more than 100
citations, two with...
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