Skip to main content

Table 6 Most 10 frequently cited publications on leishmaniasis research at global level during 1998–2017

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

SCR Authors Title year of publication Source title Cited by
1st Desjeux [43] Leishmaniasis: Current situation and new perspectives 2004 Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 1971
2nd Alvar et al. [39] Leishmaniasis worldwide and global estimates of its incidence 2012 PLoS ONE 1400
3rd Belkaid et al. [40] CD4 + CD25+ regulatory T cells control Leishmania major persistence and immunity 2002 Nature 1277
4th Herwaldt [44] Leishmaniasis 1999 Lancet 1204
5th Murray et al. [6] Advances in leishmaniasis 2005 Lancet 1079
6th Croft et al. [41] Drug resistance in leishmaniasis 2006 Clinical Microbiology Reviews 977
7th Ivens et al. [45] The genome of the kinetoplastid parasite, Leishmania major 2005 Science 912
8th Darrah et al. [42] Multifunctional TH1 cells define a correlate of vaccine-mediated protection against Leishmania major 2007 Nature Medicine 880
9th Sacks et al. [46] The immunology of susceptibility and resistance to Leishmania major in mice 2002 Nature Reviews Immunology 764
10th Chappuis et al. [47] Visceral leishmaniasis: What are the needs for diagnosis, treatment and control? 2007 Nature Reviews Microbiology 704
  1. SCR Standard competition ranking