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Emerging Research Fronts
February 2005
  Read comments by:

Margreet R Olthof PhD;
Agr. Sci.

R. Sanders Williams;
Bio. & Bio.

Michael S. Donnenberg and Gail Hecht;

Peyman Milanfar;

Jerry Forest Franklin;

Jason A. Colquitt;
Eco. & Bus.
•>Research Front Map from Biology & Biochemistry on MCIP1 IN CARDIAC HYPERTROPHY.

Fast Moving Fronts
January 2005
  Read comments by: 

Marie-Paule Pileni;
Mat. Sci.

Dr. Matthew Colless
Spa. Sci.

Neville Kallenbach;
Bio. & Bio.

Michael H. Malim;

Stefan Bauer;

Michele Maltoni;
•>Research Front Map from HIV-1 VIF PROTEIN on "Microbiology".

he ESI Special Topics Web site is designed to complement ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product in providing citation analyses and commentary for selected scientific research areas that have experienced notable recent advances or are of special current interest. Each topic is prefaced with a description of its relation to the main ISI Essential Science Indicators rankings and the methodology used to assemble the data from the ISI Essential Science Indicators database. A new topic is added monthly. The data presented for each topic include citation rankings for scientists, institutions, nations, and journals. Most special topics also feature interviews and essays by prominent scientists in the area.

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ESI Special Topics also spotlights New Hot Papers, Fast Breaking Papers (both have some comments/mini-interviews and are updated bi-monthly), Emerging Research Fronts, and Fast Moving Fronts, all of which deal with current and emerging trends in specialized areas of research. Methodologies for the various entities and commentary on data interpretation are also included.
Fast Breaking Papers - February 2005
   Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
Philippa Darbre;
Pharmacology & Toxicology
Stephane Guindon and Olivier Gascuel;
Barry J. Huebert;
Russell H. Jones;
Henri Kagan;
Jason L. Lusk;
Economics & Business
Matthew Meyerson, William R. Sellers, and Bruce Johnson;
Clinical Medicine
Julio Rozas;
Computer Science
Johannes Siegrist;
Social Sciences, general
J. Craig Venter J. Craig Venter;
Rongfu Wang;
Martin Zwierlein;

Archive of past comments for Fast Breaking Papers.

New Hot Papers - January 2005
   Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
W.M.P. van der Aalst;
Marti J. Anderson;
Stefan Bauer;
Casey Bergman;
Computer Science
Charles L. Bowden;
C. Robin Buell;
Sean Carroll, Mark Hoffman, and Mark Trodden;
Nicol๒ D'Amico;
Space Science
Leemor Joshua-Tor;
Biology & Biochemistry
Juliane Kleiner;
Agricultural Sciences
John C. Lindon;
Pharmacology & Toxicology
Cefe Lopez;
Material Sciences
Greg Martin, Adam J. Bogdanove, and Guido Sessa;
Plant & Animal Science
Marc Pfeffer;
Clinical Medicine
Andrew Singleton;
Neuroscience & Behavior
Robert Hunter Wade;
Economics & Business

Archive of past comments for New Hot Papers. - Tracking Trends and Perfomance in Basic Research
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