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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
Biology and Biochemistry D-index 85 Citations 30,505 169 World Ranking 1346 National Ranking 799
Best female scientists D-index 115 Citations 74,211 236 World Ranking 400 National Ranking 249

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Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Gene
  • DNA
  • Enzyme

Xiaowei Zhuang focuses on Microscopy, Fluorescence-lifetime imaging microscopy, Cell biology, Image resolution and Biophysics. Her studies deal with areas such as Nanotechnology, Fluorescence, Resolution, Superresolution and Receptor–ligand kinetics as well as Microscopy. Her Resolution study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Nanoscopic scale and STED microscopy.

Optics covers Xiaowei Zhuang research in Fluorescence-lifetime imaging microscopy. Her Cell biology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Endocytic cycle, Lipid bilayer and Actin cytoskeleton, Cytoskeleton. As part of her studies on Image resolution, Xiaowei Zhuang frequently links adjacent subjects like Photoactivated localization microscopy.

Her most cited work include:

  • Sub-diffraction-limit imaging by stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy (STORM). (5573 citations)
  • Sub-diffraction-limit imaging by stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy (STORM). (5573 citations)
  • Three-Dimensional Super-Resolution Imaging by Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (2071 citations)

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

Her primary areas of study are Cell biology, Biophysics, Microscopy, RNA and Fluorescence. Xiaowei Zhuang studied Cell biology and Clathrin that intersect with Endocytic cycle. Her work in Biophysics tackles topics such as Nucleosome which are related to areas like Base pair.

Her Microscopy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Image resolution, Nanotechnology, Fluorescence-lifetime imaging microscopy, Resolution and Fluorescence microscope. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Photoactivated localization microscopy and Superresolution. The concepts of her RNA study are interwoven with issues in In situ hybridization, Transcriptome, Molecular biology, Fluorescence in situ hybridization and Computational biology.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Cell biology (40.12%)
  • Biophysics (35.56%)
  • Microscopy (28.57%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Cell biology (40.12%)
  • Cell (12.16%)
  • Computational biology (12.16%)

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

Xiaowei Zhuang mainly investigates Cell biology, Cell, Computational biology, Neuroscience and Spatially resolved. Xiaowei Zhuang has researched Cell biology in several fields, including Base pair, Transcription and Spectrin. The study incorporates disciplines such as CRISPR, Transcriptome, Genome, Genomics and Chromatin in addition to Computational biology.

Xiaowei Zhuang focuses mostly in the field of Brain region, narrowing it down to matters related to Cellular heterogeneity and, in some cases, RNA. In her research on the topic of RNA, Single-cell analysis, In situ hybridization, Fluorescence and BDNA test is strongly related with Fluorescence in situ hybridization. Her studies in Single-cell analysis integrate themes in fields like Biophysics and DNA.

Between 2018 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • Spatial transcriptome profiling by MERFISH reveals subcellular RNA compartmentalization and cell cycle-dependent gene expression. (172 citations)
  • The Human Tumor Atlas Network: Charting Tumor Transitions Across Space and Time at Single-Cell Resolution (110 citations)
  • Genome-Scale Imaging of the 3D Organization and Transcriptional Activity of Chromatin. (74 citations)

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

  • Gene
  • DNA
  • Enzyme

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Biophysics, Cell biology, Computational biology, Transcription and DNA. Her Biophysics research includes elements of Presynaptic active zone, Synapse, Cytokinesis and Active zone. Cell biology connects with themes related to Spectrin in her study.

Her study on Computational biology also encompasses disciplines like

  • Genomics together with Cell, Cancer, Human tumor and Metastasis,
  • Genome that connect with fields like Plasma protein binding, Histone octamer, Xenopus, Nucleosome and Förster resonance energy transfer. The DNA study combines topics in areas such as Fluorescence, Single-cell analysis, In situ hybridization and BDNA test. Her Fluorescence in situ hybridization study incorporates themes from Chromatin, Transcriptome and RNA.

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Best Publications

Sub-diffraction-limit imaging by stochastic optical reconstruction microscopy (STORM).

Michael J Rust;Mark Bates;Xiaowei Zhuang;Xiaowei Zhuang.
Nature Methods (2006)

6893 Citations

Three-Dimensional Super-Resolution Imaging by Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy

Bo Huang;Wenqin Wang;Mark Bates;Xiaowei Zhuang;Xiaowei Zhuang.
Science (2008)

2539 Citations

Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy

Bo Huang;Mark Bates;Xiaowei Zhuang.
Annual Review of Biochemistry (2009)

1578 Citations

Multicolor Super-Resolution Imaging with Photo-Switchable Fluorescent Probes

W. Mark Bates;Bo Huang;Bo Huang;Graham T. Dempsey;Xiaowei Zhuang;Xiaowei Zhuang.
Science (2007)

1496 Citations

Electrical detection of single viruses

Fernando Patolsky;Gengfeng Zheng;Oliver Hayden;Melike Lakadamyali.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2004)

1465 Citations

Evaluation of fluorophores for optimal performance in localization-based super-resolution imaging

Graham T Dempsey;Joshua C Vaughan;Joshua C Vaughan;Kok Hao Chen;Mark Bates.
Nature Methods (2011)

1108 Citations

Breaking the Diffraction Barrier: Super-Resolution Imaging of Cells

Bo Huang;Hazen Babcock;Xiaowei Zhuang;Xiaowei Zhuang.
Cell (2010)

1083 Citations

Actin, Spectrin, and Associated Proteins Form a Periodic Cytoskeletal Structure in Axons

Ke Xu;Guisheng Zhong;Xiaowei Zhuang;Xiaowei Zhuang.
Science (2013)

945 Citations

Spatially resolved, highly multiplexed RNA profiling in single cells

Kok Hao Chen;Alistair N. Boettiger;Jeffrey R. Moffitt;Siyuan Wang.
Science (2015)

921 Citations

Mapping molecular orientation and conformation at interfaces by surface nonlinear optics

X. Zhuang;X. Zhuang;P. B. Miranda;P. B. Miranda;D. Kim;D. Kim;Y. R. Shen;Y. R. Shen.
Physical Review B (1999)

909 Citations

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