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Invasive snails, parasite spillback, and potential parasite spillover drive parasitic diseases of Hippopotamus amphibius in artificial lakes of Zimbabwe

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Biology, August 2021
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (90th percentile)

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
twitter
15 tweeters

Citations

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3 Dimensions

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26 Mendeley
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Title
Invasive snails, parasite spillback, and potential parasite spillover drive parasitic diseases of Hippopotamus amphibius in artificial lakes of Zimbabwe
Published in
BMC Biology, August 2021
DOI 10.1186/s12915-021-01093-2
Pubmed ID
Authors

Ruben Schols, Hans Carolus, Cyril Hammoud, Kudzai C. Muzarabani, Maxwell Barson, Tine Huyse

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 26 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 6 23%
Unspecified 3 12%
Researcher 3 12%
Other 2 8%
Student > Bachelor 2 8%
Other 3 12%
Unknown 7 27%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 5 19%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 4 15%
Unspecified 3 12%
Arts and Humanities 2 8%
Environmental Science 1 4%
Other 4 15%
Unknown 7 27%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 21. 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 14 November 2021.
All research outputs
#1,439,703
of 21,749,791 outputs
Outputs from BMC Biology
#417
of 1,878 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#33,205
of 341,252 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Biology
#1
of 1 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,749,791 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 93rd percentile: it's in the top 10% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,878 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 21.2. This one has done well, scoring higher than 77% of its peers.
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