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The proximal origin of SARS-CoV-2

Overview of attention for article published in Nature Medicine, March 2020
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#1 of 7,911)
  • 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)

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Title
The proximal origin of SARS-CoV-2
Published in
Nature Medicine, March 2020
DOI 10.1038/s41591-020-0820-9
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Authors

Kristian G. Andersen, Andrew Rambaut, W. Ian Lipkin, Edward C. Holmes, Robert F. Garry

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 7358 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 1250 17%
Researcher 964 13%
Student > Master 838 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 824 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 382 5%
Other 1300 18%
Unknown 1800 24%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1374 19%
Medicine and Dentistry 877 12%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 761 10%
Immunology and Microbiology 369 5%
Chemistry 229 3%
Other 1607 22%
Unknown 2141 29%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 36493. 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 23 January 2022.
All research outputs
#3
of 20,116,063 outputs
Outputs from Nature Medicine
#1
of 7,911 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2
of 331,731 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Nature Medicine
#1
of 147 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 20,116,063 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 7,911 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 83.5. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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