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Expanding the scope and scale of microbiome research

Overview of attention for article published in Genome Biology (Online Edition), September 2019
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (83rd percentile)

Mentioned by

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1 blog
twitter
11 tweeters

Readers on

mendeley
53 Mendeley
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Title
Expanding the scope and scale of microbiome research
Published in
Genome Biology (Online Edition), September 2019
DOI 10.1186/s13059-019-1804-2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Rob Knight, Ruth E. Ley, Jeroen Raes, Elizabeth A. Grice

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 53 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 53 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 15 28%
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 19%
Student > Doctoral Student 6 11%
Student > Master 6 11%
Student > Postgraduate 3 6%
Other 8 15%
Unknown 5 9%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 14 26%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 10 19%
Immunology and Microbiology 6 11%
Medicine and Dentistry 3 6%
Environmental Science 2 4%
Other 7 13%
Unknown 11 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 12. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 07 May 2020.
All research outputs
#1,927,371
of 17,658,188 outputs
Outputs from Genome Biology (Online Edition)
#1,678
of 3,640 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#44,308
of 271,296 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Genome Biology (Online Edition)
#1
of 1 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,658,188 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 89th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 3,640 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 26.6. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 53% of its peers.
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