June 2014 Weekly Bytes

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The table below lists prominent journals in a given specialty area according to three separate measures, based on metrics found in...

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“An integrated encyclopedia of DNA elements in the human genome,” by the ENCODE Project Consortium, Nature, 489(7414): 57-74, 6 September 2012.

[Authors' affiliations: 85 institutions...

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“Solution-processed small-molecule solar cells with 6.7% efficiency,” by Yanming Sun, et al., Nature Materials, 11(1): 44-8, January 2012.  

[Authors' affiliations: University of California...

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Abstract: “BACKGROUND Blockade of programmed death 1 (PD-1), an inhibitory receptor expressed by T cells, can overcome immune resistance. We assessed the antitumor activity and...

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 “Nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region as a universal barcode marker for Fungi,” by Conrad L. Schoch, et al., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United...

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Abstract: “Evidence suggests that adverse experiences in childhood are associated with psychosis. To examine the association between childhood adversity and trauma (sexual abuse,...

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The Netherlands’ 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....

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Listed by average citations per paper, among United Kingdom institutions whose affiliated authors published at least 200 papers between 2009 and 2013 in Thomson Reuters-indexed journals in the...

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Of US  institutions, those below contributed the highest numbers of papers to the Web of Science field of Sport Sciences over a recent five-...