Science China-Life Sciences

(The H4-Index of Science China-Life Sciences is 37. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Evolution of the novel coronavirus from the ongoing Wuhan outbreak and modeling of its spike protein for risk of human transmission1405
Clinical and biochemical indexes from 2019-nCoV infected patients linked to viral loads and lung injury1402
Clinical characteristics of 24 asymptomatic infections with COVID-19 screened among close contacts in Nanjing, China874
Plant abiotic stress response and nutrient use efficiency563
A seven-gene-deleted African swine fever virus is safe and effective as a live attenuated vaccine in pigs170
Liquid-liquid phase separation in biology: mechanisms, physiological functions and human diseases132
Terrestrial carbon sinks in China and around the world and their contribution to carbon neutrality123
Microglia in depression: current perspectives105
Co-infections of SARS-CoV-2 with multiple common respiratory pathogens in infected patients101
Nanozymes: created by learning from nature99
Emergence and prevalence of naturally occurring lower virulent African swine fever viruses in domestic pigs in China in 202097
Decreased serum albumin level indicates poor prognosis of COVID-19 patients: hepatic injury analysis from 2,623 hospitalized cases95
SARS-CoV-2-encoded nucleocapsid protein acts as a viral suppressor of RNA interference in cells89
Rice functional genomics: decades’ efforts and roads ahead88
Identification of mecciRNAs and their roles in the mitochondrial entry of proteins85
Low dose of hydroxychloroquine reduces fatality of critically ill patients with COVID-1985
Oxidative stress, nutritional antioxidants and beyond77
Single-cell transcriptome analysis of the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) associated gene ACE2 expression in normal and non-obstructive azoospermia (NOA) human male testes76
Non-coding RNAs: the new central dogma of cancer biology73
Bat origin of a new human coronavirus: there and back again70
Detection of serum IgM and IgG for COVID-19 diagnosis69
Overview of SARS-CoV-2 genome-encoded proteins68
The landscape of aging66
The completed macronuclear genome of a model ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila and its application in genome scrambling and copy number analyses56
Functions and mechanisms of plant histone deacetylases54
Punicalagin ameliorates collagen-induced arthritis by downregulating M1 macrophage and pyroptosis via NF-κB signaling pathway53
Diverse Asgard archaea including the novel phylum Gerdarchaeota participate in organic matter degradation53
Cancer metabolism and tumor microenvironment: fostering each other?51
Nano-bio interactions: the implication of size-dependent biological effects of nanomaterials50
Biodiversity-based development and evolution: the emerging research systems in model and non-model organisms48
Wheat genomic study for genetic improvement of traits in China45
Comparative study on virus shedding patterns in nasopharyngeal and fecal specimens of COVID-19 patients44
Hypoglycemic mechanism of polysaccharide from Cyclocarya paliurus leaves in type 2 diabetic rats by gut microbiota and host metabolism alteration39
Sex determination mechanisms and sex control approaches in aquaculture animals38
Genetic and biological characteristics of the globally circulating H5N8 avian influenza viruses and the protective efficacy offered by the poultry vaccine currently used in China38
Emerging role of metabolic reprogramming in tumor immune evasion and immunotherapy37
Linking circular intronic RNA degradation and function in transcription by RNase H137