April 2014 Weekly Bytes

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Listed by average citations per paper, among Canadian institutions whose affiliated authors published at least 500 papers between 2008 and 2012 in Thomson Reuters-indexed journals in the main...

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Abstract: “By characterizing the geographic and functional spectrum of human genetic variation, the 1000 Genomes Project aims to build a resource to help to understand the genetic contribution to...

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“Prevalence of obesity and trends in the distribution of body mass index among US adults, 1999-2010,” by K.M. Flegal, M.D. Carroll, B.K. Kit, C.L. Ogden., JAMA – Journal of the American Medical...

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Abstract: “Polymer-fullerene bulk heterojunction solar cells (PSCs) are currently attracting a great deal of attention and gaining increasing importance, having already shown...

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Switzerland’s world share of science and social-science papers over a recent five-year period, ranked according to percentage of papers in each of 21 main fields indexed by Thomson Reuters. Also,...