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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Biology and Biochemistry D-index 128 Citations 74,260 527 World Ranking 191 National Ranking 136

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • DNA

Robert Edwards mainly focuses on Metagenomics, Genetics, Genome, Ecology and Computational biology. His Metagenomics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Bacteriophage, Pyrosequencing, Microbiology and Microbial population biology. His research integrates issues of Annotation and Proteome in his study of Genome.

His Annotation research incorporates elements of Service and Molecular Sequence Annotation. His Ecology study deals with Microbial ecology intersecting with Microbial metabolism. His Computational biology research integrates issues from Identification, DNA microarray, Phylogenetics, Sequence and Sequence analysis.

His most cited work include:

  • The RAST Server: Rapid Annotations using Subsystems Technology (7147 citations)
  • Quality control and preprocessing of metagenomic datasets (2803 citations)
  • The Metagenomics RAST Server: A Public Resource for the Automatic Phylogenetic and Functional Analysis of Metagenomes (2627 citations)

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

Robert Edwards mostly deals with Biochemistry, Genome, Genetics, Metagenomics and Particle physics. His research in Enzyme, Glutathione, Arabidopsis, Elicitor and Metabolism are components of Biochemistry. His Genome study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Evolutionary biology, Bacteriophage and Microbiology.

Gene, Prophage and Salmonella are among the areas of Genetics where Robert Edwards concentrates his study. His research in Metagenomics intersects with topics in Microbiome, Ecology and Computational biology. His Quantum chromodynamics study combines topics in areas such as Meson and Baryon.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Biochemistry (21.49%)
  • Genome (21.24%)
  • Genetics (19.22%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Genome (21.24%)
  • Genetics (19.22%)
  • Metagenomics (19.97%)

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

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Genome, Genetics, Metagenomics, Gene and Evolutionary biology. Robert Edwards combines subjects such as Bacteriophage, Computational biology and DNA sequencing with his study of Genome. His studies deal with areas such as ORFS and Open reading frame as well as Computational biology.

His Metagenomics research incorporates themes from Microbiome, Software, Cloud computing, Sequence analysis and GC-content. The various areas that he examines in his Gene study include Set, Pipeline and Throughput. The concepts of his Genomics study are interwoven with issues in Sharpnose guitarfish and Phylogenetic tree.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Critical Assessment of Metagenome Interpretation - A benchmark of metagenomics software (367 citations)
  • Discovery of an expansive bacteriophage family that includes the most abundant viruses from the human gut (132 citations)
  • Isoscalar ππ Scattering and the σ Meson Resonance from QCD. (122 citations)

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

  • Gene
  • Enzyme
  • DNA

Robert Edwards focuses on Genome, Metagenomics, Genetics, Lattice QCD and Quantum chromodynamics. The study of Genome is intertwined with the study of Annotation in a number of ways. His Metagenomics research includes elements of Microbiome, Software, Computational biology and Sequence analysis.

His Microbiome study incorporates themes from Evolutionary biology, crAssphage, Phylogenetics and Microbiology. He has included themes like Pion and Scattering amplitude in his Lattice QCD study. His Quantum chromodynamics research includes themes of Bound state and Quark.

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Best Publications

The RAST Server: Rapid Annotations using Subsystems Technology

Ramy K. Aziz;Ramy K. Aziz;Daniela Bartels;Aaron A. Best;Matthew DeJongh.
BMC Genomics (2008)

8792 Citations

Quality control and preprocessing of metagenomic datasets

Robert Schmieder;Robert Edwards.
Bioinformatics (2011)

3451 Citations

The Metagenomics RAST Server: A Public Resource for the Automatic Phylogenetic and Functional Analysis of Metagenomes

Folker Meyer;Folker Meyer;Daniel Paarmann;Mark D'Souza;Robert Olson.
BMC Bioinformatics (2008)

3343 Citations

The SEED and the Rapid Annotation of microbial genomes using Subsystems Technology (RAST)

Ross A. Overbeek;Robert Olson;Gordon D. Pusch;Gary J. Olsen.
Nucleic Acids Research (2014)

2911 Citations

Community Genomics Among Stratified Microbial Assemblages in the Ocean's Interior

Edward F. DeLong;Christina M. Preston;Tracy Mincer;Virginia Rich.
Science (2006)

1374 Citations

The minimum information about a genome sequence (MIGS) specification.

Dawn Field;George Garrity;Tanya Gray;Norman Morrison.
Nature Biotechnology (2008)

1204 Citations

Overview of the main outcomes in breast-cancer prevention trials.

J Cuzick;T Powles;U Veronesi;J Forbes.
The Lancet (2003)

1165 Citations

RASTtk: A modular and extensible implementation of the RAST algorithm for building custom annotation pipelines and annotating batches of genomes

Thomas Brettin;Thomas Brettin;James J. Davis;James J. Davis;Terry Disz;Robert A. Edwards;Robert A. Edwards.
Scientific Reports (2015)

1076 Citations

The marine viromes of four oceanic regions

Florent E Angly;Ben Felts;Mya Breitbart;Peter Salamon.
PLOS Biology (2006)

1039 Citations

Plant glutathione S-transferases: enzymes with multiple functions in sickness and in health.

Robert Edwards;David P. Dixon;Virginia Walbot.
Trends in Plant Science (2000)

1028 Citations

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