Communications Biology

(The H4-Index of Communications Biology is 60. 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.)
DeepEMhancer: a deep learning solution for cryo-EM volume post-processing409
A comprehensive review on plasmonic-based biosensors used in viral diagnostics227
Single-cell and spatial transcriptomics enables probabilistic inference of cell type topography221
BrainSpace: a toolbox for the analysis of macroscale gradients in neuroimaging and connectomics datasets220
Single-cell transcriptomes of the human skin reveal age-related loss of fibroblast priming211
Second-generation lung-on-a-chip with an array of stretchable alveoli made with a biological membrane144
Identification of 3-chymotrypsin like protease (3CLPro) inhibitors as potential anti-SARS-CoV-2 agents140
pH-responsive high stability polymeric nanoparticles for targeted delivery of anticancer therapeutics136
Activation of mitochondrial TUFM ameliorates metabolic dysregulation through coordinating autophagy induction134
Recurrent pregnancy loss is associated with a pro-senescent decidual response during the peri-implantation window130
Cancer LncRNA Census reveals evidence for deep functional conservation of long noncoding RNAs in tumorigenesis122
Whole-genome sequencing of 128 camels across Asia reveals origin and migration of domestic Bactrian camels120
Extended pharmacodynamic responses observed upon PROTAC-mediated degradation of RIPK2118
Ionization and structural properties of mRNA lipid nanoparticles influence expression in intramuscular and intravascular administration110
Mapping the immune environment in clear cell renal carcinoma by single-cell genomics105
CRISPR/Cas12a technology combined with immunochromatographic strips for portable detection of African swine fever virus104
Sex differences in SARS-CoV-2 infection rates and the potential link to prostate cancer103
SARS-CoV-2 infection induces a pro-inflammatory cytokine response through cGAS-STING and NF-κB101
Analysis of SARS-CoV-2 mutations in the United States suggests presence of four substrains and novel variants98
Amplification-free RNA detection with CRISPR–Cas1398
Towards organoid culture without Matrigel97
Identification of SARS-CoV-2 inhibitors targeting Mpro and PLpro using in-cell-protease assay96
Human ACE2 receptor polymorphisms and altered susceptibility to SARS-CoV-295
The antimicrobial potential of cannabidiol95
Comparative ACE2 variation and primate COVID-19 risk89
Tetracycline-inactivating enzymes from environmental, human commensal, and pathogenic bacteria cause broad-spectrum tetracycline resistance88
Role of sleep deprivation in immune-related disease risk and outcomes87
Deep ocean metagenomes provide insight into the metabolic architecture of bathypelagic microbial communities83
NetTCR-2.0 enables accurate prediction of TCR-peptide binding by using paired TCRα and β sequence data80
Newly discovered Synechococcus sp. PCC 11901 is a robust cyanobacterial strain for high biomass production79
Fusion of the Cas9 endonuclease and the VirD2 relaxase facilitates homology-directed repair for precise genome engineering in rice78
Cells grown in three-dimensional spheroids mirror in vivo metabolic response of epithelial cells78
Temporal sequences of brain activity at rest are constrained by white matter structure and modulated by cognitive demands77
From whole-mount to single-cell spatial assessment of gene expression in 3D77
A simple method for detecting chaos in nature76
Evolution of antibiotic resistance at low antibiotic concentrations including selection below the minimal selective concentration76
Interaction of SHP-2 SH2 domains with PD-1 ITSM induces PD-1 dimerization and SHP-2 activation76
SARS-CoV-2 specific antibody and neutralization assays reveal the wide range of the humoral immune response to virus76
Fatty-acid-induced FABP5/HIF-1 reprograms lipid metabolism and enhances the proliferation of liver cancer cells74
Temporal association between human upper respiratory and gut bacterial microbiomes during the course of COVID-19 in adults74
Molecular basis for the disruption of Keap1–Nrf2 interaction via Hinge & Latch mechanism74
Human ACE2 peptide-mimics block SARS-CoV-2 pulmonary cells infection73
Large-scale integration of single-cell transcriptomic data captures transitional progenitor states in mouse skeletal muscle regeneration72
Improved designs for pET expression plasmids increase protein production yield in Escherichia coli70
Inhibition of the CCL2 receptor, CCR2, enhances tumor response to immune checkpoint therapy69
Genomic and transcriptomic variation defines the chromosome-scale assembly of Haemonchus contortus, a model gastrointestinal worm69
Training instance segmentation neural network with synthetic datasets for crop seed phenotyping67
Met-Flow, a strategy for single-cell metabolic analysis highlights dynamic changes in immune subpopulations67
Earthworms act as biochemical reactors to convert labile plant compounds into stabilized soil microbial necromass65
RAGE regulates oxytocin transport into the brain65
Telomere-to-telomere gapless chromosomes of banana using nanopore sequencing65
A haplotype-led approach to increase the precision of wheat breeding64
PD-1 derived CA-170 is an oral immune checkpoint inhibitor that exhibits preclinical anti-tumor efficacy64
Brains and algorithms partially converge in natural language processing64
Climate-change-driven growth decline of European beech forests63
The genetic architecture of appendicular lean mass characterized by association analysis in the UK Biobank study62
ExoSTING, an extracellular vesicle loaded with STING agonists, promotes tumor immune surveillance61
A miRNA-based diagnostic model predicts resectable lung cancer in humans with high accuracy61
Robust estimation of bacterial cell count from optical density61
A framework for identifying the recent origins of mobile antibiotic resistance genes61
Sympathetic activity contributes to the fMRI signal60
Tipiracil binds to uridine site and inhibits Nsp15 endoribonuclease NendoU from SARS-CoV-260