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Table 10 Top 10 most cited articles

From: Bibliometric analysis of global Lassa fever research (1970–2017): a 47 – year study

Article Authors Source Cited %
Legionnaires’ Disease: Description of an Epidemic of Pneumonia Fraser, D.W., Tsai, T.R., Orenstein, W., (...), Shepard, C.C., Brachman, P.S. New England Journal of Medicine 1071 4.63
Lassa Fever McCormick, J.B., King, I.J., Webb, P.A., (...), Elliott, L.H., Belmont-Williams, R. New England Journal of Medicine 549 2.37
Identification of α-dystroglycan as a receptor for lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus and Lassa fever virus Cao, W., Henry, M.D., Borrow, P., (...), Campbell, K.P., Oldstone, M.B.A. Science 429 1.86
Social and environmental risk factors in the emergence of infectious diseases Weiss, R.A., McMichael, A.J. Nature Medicine 305 1.32
Rodent-borne diseases and their risks for public health Meerburg, B.G., Singleton, G.R., Kijlstra, A. Critical Reviews in Microbiology 256 1.11
Importance of Aeromonas Sobria in Aeromonas Bacteremia Janda, J.M., Brenden, R. Journal of Infectious Diseases 252 1.09
The small RING finger protein Z drives arenavirus budding: Implications for antiviral strategies Perez, M., Craven, R.C., De la Torre, J.C. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 218 0.94
Molecular mechanisms of action of ribavirin Patterson, J.L., Fernandez-Larsson, R. Reviews of Infectious Diseases 217 0.94
Prospects for Treatment of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers with Ribavirin, a Broad-Spectrum Antiviral Drug Huggins, J.W. Reviews of Infectious Diseases 209 0.90
Lassa fever McCormick, J.B., Fisher-Hoch, S.P. Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology 192 0.83