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Fast Moving Fronts
November 2004
  Read comments by: 

Rainer Sch๖del and Reinhard Genzel
Spa. Sci.

Paul Hebert
Bio. & Bio.

Eugene V. Koonin
Com. Sci.

Michael G. Brown

Marvin Whiteley and E. Peter Greenberg
•>Research Front Map from Physics on "Exotic Baryon Resonance".

Emerging Research Fronts
October 2004
  Read comments by:

Jos้ Alexandre Felizola Diniz-Filho;
Env. Eco.

David F. Dinges;
Neu. & Beh.

Mohamed El Naschie;

Peter J. Mumby and Alasdair J. Edwards;

Valdon R. Smith;
•>Research Front Map from Pharmacology & Toxicology on Cytochrome P450 Polymorphisms And Bleeding.

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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New Special Topic This Month: 
Bariatric Surgery

Featured Special Topics:

New interviews added in NOVEMBER 2004:
Mini Profiles; Bariatric Surgery:
Journals: Obesity Surgery Including Laparoscopy and Allied Care, Journal Of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Hepato-Gastroenterology
Dr. Robert Warner; Coral Reef Ecology Professor Peter Carmeliet; Angiogenesis

Menu for ALL Interviews/Essays of Special Topics

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.
New Hot Papers - November 2004
   Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
Jacques Chevallier;
Material Sciences
Michel Desjardins;
A. Richard Green;
Pharmacology & Toxicology
Tamio Hayashi;
Christian Leuz, Dhananjay Nanda, and Peter Wysocki;
Economics & Business
Roser Matamala ;
Richard W. Michelmore;
Plant & Animal Science
Warren Olanow ;
Neuroscience & Behavior
Yu Hin Pang;
Ian Rowland;
Agricultural Sciences
Rainer Sch๖del and Reinhard Genzel;
Space Science
Terry Quinn;
Guoli Wang;
Computer Science

Archive of past comments for New Hot Papers. 

Fast Breaking Papers - October 2004
   Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
Photis Dais;
Agricultural Sciences
David F. Dinges;
Neuroscience & Behavior
William F. Elmquist;
Pharmacology & Toxicology
James D. Fearon;
Social Sciences, general
Markus Greiner;
Rafael A. Irizarry;
Steve Oliver;
Benjamin J. Pettus and Yusuf A. Hannun;
Biology & Biochemistry
Jogin H. Thakore;
Chris D. Thomas;
Bert van den Berg;
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Kimberly Yarnall;
Clinical Medicine
Hiroshi Yoshimoto and Michael Shin;
Material Sciences

Archive of past comments for Fast Breaking Papers. - Tracking Trends and Perfomance in Basic Research
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