BCRT scientist is one of the world's most cited scientists
5 December 2017. The publications of Prof. Dr. Stefan Anker rank among the most cited publications worldwide according to the database "Highly Cited Researchers" of the analytics company Clarivate Analytics. The platform lists researchers in 22 areas of science who each belong to the top one percent to whose findings the public refers. After 2015 and 2016 Stefan Anker is listed again this year. He leads the research field tissue homeostasis and cachexia at the BCRT of the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin.
The database is based on publications from a period of eleven years, in the period between 2005 and 2015. The listing process is, according to "Highly Cited Researchers", a careful selection of scientists. Overall, the survey produced annually by Clarivate Analytics lists 3,400 scientists whose work is relevantly referenced.
"Highly Cited Researchers" also lists Prof. Dr. Gerd-Rüdiger Burmester, Director of the Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology at Campus Charité Mitte, who works closely with the BCRT as Principal Investigator (PI).