Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from
OpenAlex and CrossRef by December 21st 2022.
This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Biology and Biochemistry discipline and
affiliated with Innsbruck Medical University.
There are a total of 16 researchers included.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in Innsbruck Medical University is 900 with a mean value for
the h-index of 56.25. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in Innsbruck Medical University is 2,659 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 166.19.
Innsbruck Medical University
Innsbruck Medical University (I-Med) is a public educational institution in Austria. It was founded in 2004 but its roots can be traced back to 1562, following the establishment of a grammar school. Recognized as one of the oldest Austrian universities, I-Med has one of the largest educational facilities for medical researchers and doctors in the nation.
Innsbruck Medical University Key Statistics
I-Med is organized into several academic departments. These include the Department of Physiology and Medical Physics, the Department of Genetics and Pharmacology, the Department of Medical Statistics, Informatics and Health Economics, and the Department of Surgery. It offers comprehensive programs in medicine, dentistry, philosophy, and molecular medicine.
It has a student population of more than 3,500. The university also employs around 1,800 academic and administrative staff members across its single campus facilities. These include the Competence Center for Clinical Trials, the University Sports Institute, and the MUI-Shop.
Other Innsbruck Medical University key statistics and facilities include the Ilse & Helmut Wachter Foundation, the Student’s Philanthropic Foundation, the Animal Welfare Body, and an extensive library system that offers access to print and electronic books, e-journals, historical collections, A-Z academic databases, online tutorials, reading rooms, and digital services.
Innsbruck Medical University Research
I-Med is one of the leading Austrian research institutions worldwide. It is acknowledged for its work in epigenetics, organ and tissue replacement, immunology, and genomics. Research activities are funded through grants and fellowships from public and private organizations, such as the Anniversary Fund of the LFUI and MUI, the Tyrolean Science Fund, the MUI Innovation Pool, and the D. Swarovski Promotion Fund.
Its top three research fields are medicine, internal medicine, and biology. Researchers from the university have also attended global research conferences and symposiums, such as FTC: Future Technologies Conference, NeurIPS: Neural Information Processing Systems, and INTERSPEECH: Conference of the International Speech Communication Association.
The most cited Innsbruck Medical University research work is Klionsky et al.’s (2021) “Guidelines for the use and interpretation of assays for monitoring autophagy (4th edition),” which was published in Autophagy and has received 8,264 citations to date. Its second most popular research output is Fokkens et al.’s (2012) “EPOS 2012: European position paper on rhinosinusitis and nasal polyps 2012. A summary for otorhinolaryngologists,” which was published in Rhinology and has been cited 7,055 times so far.
Meanwhile, I-Med’s third most cited research work is Weiss and Goodnough's (2005) “Anemia of chronic disease.” This article, which talks about innovative therapeutic strategies that have affected the response to the anemia of chronic disease, was published in the New England Journal of Medicine and currently has received 4,105 citations.
In addition, Innsbruck Medical University runs several interactive research centers and institutes. These include the Comprehensive Center for Infection, Immunity, and Transplantation, the Comprehensive Neuroscience Center Innsbruck, the Comprehensive Cancer Center Innsbruck, and the Sequencing and Genotyping Unit. Its other research centers and units include the FACS-Core-Unit, the Neuroimaging Research Unit, the Deep Sequencing Unit, and the Metabolomics Unit.
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.
Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record
of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic
community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.
We list only scientists having D-Index >= 40 within the area of
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