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RSF resident one of three Salk scientists named among most highly cited researchers in the world

RSF resident one of three Salk scientists named among most highly cited researchers in the world

Joanne Chory Joe Belcovson

Salk Professors Joanne Chory (a Rancho Santa Fe resident), Joseph Ecker and Rusty Gage have once again been named to the Highly Cited Researchers list by Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters). The list selects researchers for “exceptional research performance” demonstrated by the production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1 percent by citations for field and year. Additionally, among the 4,058 researchers named as Highly Cited, Ecker is one of 194 researchers appearing in two separate categories: “plant and animal science,” as well as “molecular biology and genetics.”

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