Cell Discovery

(The H4-Index of Cell Discovery is 44. 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 2019-08-01 to 2023-08-01.)
Hydroxychloroquine, a less toxic derivative of chloroquine, is effective in inhibiting SARS-CoV-2 infection in vitro1322
Network-based drug repurposing for novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV/SARS-CoV-21034
Comparative genetic analysis of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV/SARS-CoV-2) receptor ACE2 in different populations610
Immune cell profiling of COVID-19 patients in the recovery stage by single-cell sequencing474
Inflammasome activation and regulation: toward a better understanding of complex mechanisms361
Lysosome biology in autophagy308
Phase-adjusted estimation of the number of Coronavirus Disease 2019 cases in Wuhan, China300
Bi-directional differentiation of single bronchioalveolar stem cells during lung repair220
Sulfated polysaccharides effectively inhibit SARS-CoV-2 in vitro212
The anti-influenza virus drug, arbidol is an efficient inhibitor of SARS-CoV-2 in vitro198
SARS-CoV-2 detection with CRISPR diagnostics166
The differential immune responses to COVID-19 in peripheral and lung revealed by single-cell RNA sequencing152
Heparan sulfate assists SARS-CoV-2 in cell entry and can be targeted by approved drugs in vitro146
SARS-CoV-2 N protein antagonizes type I interferon signaling by suppressing phosphorylation and nuclear translocation of STAT1 and STAT2136
Initial whole-genome sequencing and analysis of the host genetic contribution to COVID-19 severity and susceptibility134
Efficient generation of mouse models with the prime editing system119
SARS-CoV-2 cell tropism and multiorgan infection114
The SARS-CoV-2 protein ORF3a inhibits fusion of autophagosomes with lysosomes112
Single-cell RNA sequencing reveals the heterogeneity of liver-resident immune cells in human112
Broad host range of SARS-CoV-2 and the molecular basis for SARS-CoV-2 binding to cat ACE2111
Emerging roles of ATG proteins and membrane lipids in autophagosome formation110
Single-copy sensitive, field-deployable, and simultaneous dual-gene detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA via modified RT–RPA95
Activation and targeting of ATG8 protein lipidation89
Robust induction of B cell and T cell responses by a third dose of inactivated SARS-CoV-2 vaccine81
Distinct uptake, amplification, and release of SARS-CoV-2 by M1 and M2 alveolar macrophages80
Absorbed plant MIR2911 in honeysuckle decoction inhibits SARS-CoV-2 replication and accelerates the negative conversion of infected patients73
Single-cell analysis of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma identifies a novel fibroblast subtype associated with poor prognosis but better immunotherapy response71
Calcium channel blocker amlodipine besylate therapy is associated with reduced case fatality rate of COVID-19 patients with hypertension68
Emerging functions of branched ubiquitin chains67
Plasma membrane integrity in health and disease: significance and therapeutic potential64
Single-cell profiling of the human decidual immune microenvironment in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss63
Phosphorylation of cGAS by CDK1 impairs self-DNA sensing in mitosis62
SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid protein undergoes liquid–liquid phase separation into stress granules through its N-terminal intrinsically disordered region56
SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid protein impairs stress granule formation to promote viral replication56
Rapid detection of African swine fever virus using Cas12a-based portable paper diagnostics56
Global immune characterization of HBV/HCV-related hepatocellular carcinoma identifies macrophage and T-cell subsets associated with disease progression56
Patient-derived SARS-CoV-2 mutations impact viral replication dynamics and infectivity in vitro and with clinical implications in vivo55
Reduced sensitivity of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant to antibody neutralization elicited by booster vaccination54
Autophagosome biogenesis and human health53
Defining an evolutionarily conserved role of GW182 in circular RNA degradation51
Atomic structure of human TOM core complex50
Generation of human blastocyst-like structures from pluripotent stem cells50
Antihypertensive drugs are associated with reduced fatal outcomes and improved clinical characteristics in elderly COVID-19 patients49
Author Correction: Immune cell profiling of COVID-19 patients in the recovery stage by single-cell sequencing46
Immunization with the receptor-binding domain of SARS-CoV-2 elicits antibodies cross-neutralizing SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV without antibody-dependent enhancement44