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Detection of Zika Virus in Semen

Overview of attention for article published in Emerging Infectious Diseases, May 2016
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#49 of 7,577)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
75 news outlets
blogs
8 blogs
policy
3 policy sources
twitter
65 tweeters
facebook
6 Facebook pages
googleplus
2 Google+ users

Citations

dimensions_citation
266 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
322 Mendeley
Title
Detection of Zika Virus in Semen
Published in
Emerging Infectious Diseases, May 2016
DOI 10.3201/eid2205.160107
Pubmed ID
Authors

Barry Atkinson, Pasco Hearn, Babak Afrough, Sarah Lumley, Daniel Carter, Emma J. Aarons, Andrew J. Simpson, Timothy J. Brooks, Roger Hewson

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 65 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 322 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 2 <1%
Brazil 2 <1%
United Kingdom 2 <1%
Canada 1 <1%
Germany 1 <1%
Unknown 314 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 58 18%
Student > Master 52 16%
Researcher 51 16%
Student > Ph. D. Student 40 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 23 7%
Other 71 22%
Unknown 27 8%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 93 29%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 49 15%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 36 11%
Immunology and Microbiology 30 9%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 11 3%
Other 61 19%
Unknown 42 13%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 702. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 01 December 2017.
All research outputs
#12,395
of 15,834,367 outputs
Outputs from Emerging Infectious Diseases
#49
of 7,577 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#315
of 347,000 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Emerging Infectious Diseases
#1
of 122 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,834,367 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 7,577 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 34.9. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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