Skip to main content

Table 1 The 50 journals with the highest number of leishmaniasis articles published during the 1945-2010 period

From: Bibliometric analysis of leishmaniasis research in Medline (1945-2010)

Journal N. of docs % Impact factor 2010 Journal category (ranking) Language
Transactions of the Royal Society of TropicalMedicine and Hygiene 1.018 4.9 2.832 Public. Environmental & Occupational Health (30 of 142) Eng
Tropical Medicine (4 of 19)
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 679 3.3 2.446 Public. Environmental & Occupational Health (38 of 142) Eng
Tropical Medicine (5 of 19)
Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology 599 2.9 2.875 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (189 of 236) Eng
Parasitology (6 of 32)
Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 438 2.1 2.058 Parasitology (13 of 32) Eng
Tropical Medicine (7 of 19)
Experimental Parasitology 428 2.1 1.869 Parasitology (14 of 32) Multi
Journal of immunology (Baltimore. Md. : 1950) 427 2.1 5.747 Immunology (20 of 134) Eng
Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology 426 2.1 1.579 Parasitology (20 of 32) Eng
Public. Environmental & Occupational Health (86 of 142)
Tropical Medicine (8 of 19)
Infection and Immunity 423 2.0 4.098 Immunology (33 of 134) Eng
Infectious Diseases (11 of 58)
Meditsinskaia Parazitologiia i Parazitarnye Bolezni 352 1.7 NI - Rus
The Journal of Biological Chemistry 295 1.4 5.328 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (50 of 286) Eng
Acta Tropica 291 1.4 2.262 Parasitology (10 of 32) Eng
Tropical Medicine (6 of 19)
Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical 277 1.3 0.580 Tropical Medicine (14 of 19) Mul
Parasitology Research 216 1.0 1.812 Parasitology (15 of 32) Eng
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 211 1.0 4.672 Microbiology (18 of 107) Eng
Pharmacology & Pharmacy (26 of 252)
The Journal of Parasitology 203 1.0 1.208 Parasitology (21 of 32) Eng
Parasitology 201 1.0 2.522 Parasitology (7 of 32) Eng
International Journal of Dermatology 195 0.9 1.265 Dermatology (36 of 55) Eng
The Journal of Infectious Diseases 188 0.9 6.288 Immunology (19 of 134) Eng
Infectious Diseases (5 of 58)
Microbiology (12 of 112)
Veterinary Parasitology 187 0.9 2.331 Parasitology (9 of 32) Eng
Veterinary Sciences (9 to 145)
Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology 181 0.9 NI - Eng
Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo 176 0.8 0.934 Tropical Medicine (12 of 19) Multi
European Journal of Immunology 166 0.8 4.942 Immunology (22 of 134) Eng
Vaccine 152 0.7 3.572 Immunology (43 of 134) Eng
Medicine. Research & Experimental (25 of 106)
International Journal for Parasitology 149 0.7 3.822 Parasitology (4 of 32) Eng
Clinical Infectious Diseases 142 0.7 8.186 Immunology (11 of 134) Eng
Infectious Diseases (2 of 58)
Microbiology (9 of 112)
Parasite Immunology 138 0.7 2.328 Immunology (8 of 134) Eng
Parasitology (8 of 32)
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 129 0.6 9.971 Multidisciplinary Sciences (3 of 59) Eng
The Journal of Experimental Medicine 126 0.6 14.776 Immunology (2 of 134) Eng
Medicine. Research & Experimental (5 of 106)
Clinical and Experimental Immunology 122 0.6 3.134 Immunology (56 of 134) Eng
Bulletin de la Société de Pathologie Exotique et de ses Filiales (a) 122 0.6 NI - Fre
Lancet 121 0.6 33.633 Medicine. General & Internal (2 of 153) Eng
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 116 0.6 4.220 Microbiology (20 of 112) Eng
Indian Journal of Medical Research 112 0.5 1.826 Immunology (106 of 134) Eng
Medicine. General & Internal (44 of 153)
Medicine. Research & Experimental (56 of 106)
Tropical Medicine & International Health 109 0.5 2.967 Public. Environmental & Occupational Health (29 to 142) Eng
Tropical Medicine (3 of 19)
The Journal of Protozoology (3)QUÉ ES ESTO 105 0.5 NI - Eng
East African Medical Journal 95 0.5 NI - Eng
Journal of Medical Entomology 94 0.5 1.925 Entomology (12 of 83) Eng
Veterinary Sciences (15 of 145)
Parassitologia 91 0.4 NI - Ita
Nucleic Acids Research 90 0.4 3.836 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (30 of 286) Eng
Journal of Communicable Diseases 84 0.4 NI - Eng
Annales de Parasitologie Humaine et Comparée (c) 83 0.4 NI - Fre
Trends in Parasitology 82 0.4 4.906 Parasitology (2 of 32) Eng
Microbes and Infection 82 0.4 2.726 Immunology (70 of 134) Eng
Microbiology (42 of 107)
Virology (16 of 33)
Cadernos de Saúde Pública 80 0.4 0.987 Public. Environmental & Occupational Health (107 of 142) Por
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 80 0.4 4.752 Parasitology (3 of 32) Eng
Tropical Medicine (1 of 19)
Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 79 0.4 5.527 Chemistry. Medicinal (3 of 54) Eng
Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 76 0.4 2.906 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (134 of 286) Eng
Chemistry. Medicinal (15 of 54)
Chemistry. Organic (16 of 56)
The Biochemical Journal 75 0.4 5.016 Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (134 of 286) Eng
Médecine Tropicale : Revue du Corps de Santé Colonial 75 0.4 NI - Fre
Science (New York. N.Y.) 75 0.4 31.377 Multidisciplinary Sciences (2 of 59) Eng
  1. Their impact factors for the year 2010. Journal category with ranking from the Journal Citation Report and language of publication.
  2. NI: Not included in 2010 JCR Science Edition. Docs: documents.
  3. Eng, English; Fre, French; Ita, Italian; Multi, Multi-language; Por, Portuguese; Spa, Spanish; Rus, Russian.
  4. (a) Publication end year 1989.
  5. (b) Publication end year 1992.
  6. (c) Publication end year 1993.