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Table 4 Top 10 journals related to leishmaniasis research at global level during 1998–2017

From: Arab world’s growing contribution to global leishmaniasis research (1998–2017): a bibliometric study

SCRa Journal Number of documents (%) IFb
1st Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases 523 (2.98) 4.367
2nd American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 492 (2.80) 2.564
3rd Experimental Parasitology 364 (2.07) 1.821
4th Acta Tropica 354 (2.01) 2.509
5th Plos One 321 (1.83) 2.766
6th Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 307 (1.75) 2.820
7th Veterinary Parasitology 291 (1.66) 2.422
8th Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 286 (1.63) 2.833
8th Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical 286 (1.63) 1.358
10th Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology 281 (1.60) 1.744
  1. SCR Standard competition ranking; IF, Impact factor
  2. a Equal journals have the same ranking number, and then a gap is left in the ranking numbers
  3. b Impact factors (IF) based on Journal Citation Reports (JCR) 2017 from Clarivate Analytics