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D-Index & Metrics D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Molecular Biology D-index 65 Citations 20,077 153 World Ranking 1062 National Ranking 82

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Cellular differentiation
  • Amino acid

Cell biology, Fibroblast growth factor, Molecular biology, Cellular differentiation and Receptor are his primary areas of study. The concepts of his Cell biology study are interwoven with issues in Endocrinology, Basic fibroblast growth factor, Immunology, Internal medicine and Leukemia inhibitory factor. His Fibroblast growth factor research integrates issues from Sonic hedgehog, Limb bud, Flank and Limb development.

His Molecular biology research incorporates themes from FGF4 and Embryogenesis, Blastocyst Inner Cell Mass, Blastocyst. His Cellular differentiation research incorporates elements of Embryonic stem cell, Stem cell, Inner cell mass and Oligodendrocyte. His Receptor study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Signal transduction, Glycoprotein 130 and Caffeine.

His most cited work include:

  • Inhibition of pluripotential embryonic stem cell differentiation by purified polypeptides (1645 citations)
  • Transforming growth factor beta modulates the expression of collagenase and metalloproteinase inhibitor. (1091 citations)
  • Mesoderm induction in early Xenopus embryos by heparin-binding growth factors (811 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

John K. Heath mostly deals with Cell biology, Molecular biology, Fibroblast growth factor, Receptor and Leukemia inhibitory factor. His Cell biology research includes elements of Embryonic stem cell, Endocrinology, Internal medicine and Cellular differentiation. His research on Molecular biology also deals with topics like

  • Cell culture which intersects with area such as Cell type and Growth factor,
  • In situ hybridization that connect with fields like RNA.

His studies deal with areas such as Limb development, Embryo and Apical ectodermal ridge as well as Fibroblast growth factor. His Receptor research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Glycoprotein 130 and Cytokine. His work in Leukemia inhibitory factor addresses subjects such as Ciliary neurotrophic factor, which are connected to disciplines such as Oncostatin M.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Cell biology (51.41%)
  • Molecular biology (26.06%)
  • Fibroblast growth factor (23.24%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2003-2017)?

  • Cell biology (51.41%)
  • Signal transduction (11.27%)
  • Molecular biology (26.06%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

John K. Heath mainly investigates Cell biology, Signal transduction, Molecular biology, Phosphorylation and Artificial intelligence. His Cell biology study incorporates themes from Cell adhesion, Fibroblast growth factor receptor, Fibroblast growth factor, Cell cycle and Glycoprotein 130. John K. Heath has researched Fibroblast growth factor in several fields, including Vinculin, Apical ectodermal ridge and Myotome, Somite.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including WW domain, Gene family, WWOX and Small interfering RNA. His Phosphorylation research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Apoptosis, Downregulation and upregulation and Transfection. His work on Differential evolution as part of general Artificial intelligence study is frequently linked to Complex network, Modularity and Biological network, bridging the gap between disciplines.

Between 2003 and 2017, his most popular works were:

  • Probabilistic model checking of complex biological pathways (240 citations)
  • Down-regulation of WW domain-containing oxidoreductase induces Tau phosphorylation in vitro. A potential role in Alzheimer's disease. (104 citations)
  • Src kinase modulates the activation, transport and signalling dynamics of fibroblast growth factor receptors (86 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Gene
  • Genetics
  • Amino acid

Cell biology, Molecular biology, Tyrosine-protein kinase CSK, Signal transduction and Fibroblast growth factor receptor are his primary areas of study. John K. Heath has included themes like Cytotoxic T cell, Antigen-presenting cell, CD40, CD1 and Immunology in his Cell biology study. His research in Molecular biology intersects with topics in Myotome, Somite, Cell adhesion, WW domain and WWOX.

John K. Heath combines subjects such as Fibroblast growth factor receptor 4, Fibroblast growth factor receptor 3, Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptor Substrate 2 and Growth factor receptor with his study of Tyrosine-protein kinase CSK. John K. Heath has researched Signal transduction in several fields, including Function and Receptor complex. His Fibroblast growth factor receptor study combines topics in areas such as SH3 domain, Tyrosine kinase, Receptor tyrosine kinase, Fibroblast growth factor receptor 1 and Fibroblast growth factor receptor 2.

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Best Publications

Inhibition of pluripotential embryonic stem cell differentiation by purified polypeptides

Austin G. Smith;John K. Heath;Deborah D. Donaldson;Gordon G. Wong.
Nature (1988)

2442 Citations

Transforming growth factor beta modulates the expression of collagenase and metalloproteinase inhibitor.

D. R. Edwards;G. Murphy;J. J. Reynolds;S. E. Whitham.
The EMBO Journal (1987)

1541 Citations

Mesoderm induction in early Xenopus embryos by heparin-binding growth factors.

J. M. W. Slack;B. G. Darlington;J. K. Heath;S. F. Godsave.
Nature (1987)

1068 Citations

Aggressiveness, hypoalgesia and high blood pressure in mice lacking the adenosine A2a receptor.

Catherine Ledent;Jean-Marie Vaugeois;Serge N. Schiffmann;Thierry Pedrazzini.
Nature (1997)

1062 Citations

PDGF-A signaling is a critical event in lung alveolar myofibroblast development and alveogenesis

Hans Boström;Karen Willetts;Karen Willetts;Milos Pekny;Per Levéen.
Cell (1996)

978 Citations

Targeted disruption of fibroblast growth factor (FGF) receptor 2 suggests a role for FGF signaling in pregastrulation mammalian development.

Esther Arman;Rebecca Haffner-Krausz;Yali Chen;John K. Heath.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (1998)

712 Citations

Fibroblast growth factors induce additional limb development from the flank of chick embryos

Martin J Cohn;Juan Carlos Izpisúa-Belmonte;Helen Abud;John K Heath;John K Heath.
Cell (1995)

698 Citations

Developmental expression of 2ar (osteopontin) and SPARC (osteonectin) RNA as revealed by in situ hybridization

S Nomura;AJ Wills;Edwards;JK Heath.
Journal of Cell Biology (1988)

625 Citations

Oligodendrocyte Population Dynamics and the Role of PDGF In Vivo

Andrew R Calver;Anita C Hall;Wei-Ping Yu;Frank S Walsh.
Neuron (1998)

586 Citations

Defective oligodendrocyte development and severe hypomyelination in PDGF-A knockout mice

Marcus Fruttiger;Linda Karlsson;Anita C. Hall;Alexandra Abramsson.
Development (1999)

540 Citations

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