Altmetric’s Top 100 Articles of 2016 – check out UCSF!

The company Altmetric, which produces those colorful donut wheel scores you see in UCSF Profiles and many publisher websites, put together this beautiful compilation of the 100 articles with the top Altmetric scores for 2016.

Altmetrics captures attention paid to scholarly articles by news and policy sources, blog posts, and social media sharing. It helps measure the immediate impact of a study and compliments more traditional measures such as article citations which take time to accumulate.

UCSF authors earned three of the top 100 scores. Check out which three!

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