As 2015 comes to a close, we want to celebrate some of the most popular research shared on social media, blogs, Wikipedia, and other media throughout the year, as measured by Altmetric. In this roundup, we only include open access articles so you can read the full research.
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- Shaping the Oral Microbiota through Intimate Kissing, by Remco Kort, Martien Caspers, Astrid van de Graaf, et al, Microbiome, November 17, 2014
- The Association between Exaggeration in Health Related Science News and Academic Press Releases: Retrospective Observational Study, Petroc Sumner, Solveiga Vivian-Griffiths, Jacky Boivin, et al, The BMJ, December 10, 2014
- CRISPR/Cas9-mediated Gene Editing in Human Tripronuclear Zygotes, by Puping Liang, Yanwen Xu, Xiya Zhang, et al, Protein & Cell, April 18, 2015
- National Hiring Experiments Reveal 2:1 Faculty Preference for Women on STEM Tenure Track, by Wendy M. Williams and Stephen J. Ceci, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, April 28, 2015
- The Genome of Cultivated Sweet Potato Contains Agrobacterium T-DNAs with Expressed Genes: An Example of a Naturally Transgenic Food Crop, by Tina Kyndt, Dora Quispe, Hong Zhai, et al, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, May 5, 2015
- Consumption of Sugar Sweetened Beverages, Artificially Sweetened Beverages, and Fruit Juice and Incidence of Type 2 Diabetes: Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Estimation of Population Attributable Fraction, by Fumiaki Imamura, Laura O’Connor, Zheng Ye, et al, The BMJ, July 21, 2015
- Intake of Saturated and Trans Unsaturated Fatty Acids and Risk of All Cause Mortality, Cardiovascular Disease, and Type 2 Diabetes: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Observational Studies, by Russell J. de Souza, Andrew Mente, Adriana Maroleanu, et al, The BMJ, August 12, 2015
- Long Working Hours and Risk of Coronary Heart Disease and Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Published and Unpublished Data for 603 838 Individuals, by Mika Kivimäki, Markus Jokela, Solja T. Nyberg, et al, The Lancet, August 19, 2015
- Restoring Study 329: Efficacy and Harms of Paroxetine and Imipramine in Treatment of Major Depression in Adolescence, by Joanna Le Noury, John M. Nardo, Davis Healy, et al, The BMJ, September 16, 2015