Top Cited Articles

We are delighted to announce 2.029 as the 2017 impact factor for the Journal of Investigative Medicine (Journal Citation Reports (c) Clarivate Analytics). This secures the journal impact factor in the top half of the Research & Experimental Medicine category.

To mark this accomplishment, below are the 20 top-cited articles since 2016. These are free to read:

Gut Microbiota in Multiple Sclerosis: Possible Influence of Immunomodulators
Cantarel BL, Waubant E, Chehoud C, et al

Lowering Uric Acid With Allopurinol Improves Insulin Resistance and Systemic Inflammation in Asymptomatic Hyperuricemia
Takir M, Kostek O, Ozkok A, et al

Exendin-4, a Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Receptor Agonist, Reduces Alzheimer Disease-Associated Tau Hyperphosphorylation in the Hippocampus of Rats With Type 2 Diabetes
Xu W, Yang Y, Yuan G, et al

Oxidative challenge in Alzheimer’s disease: state of knowledge and future needs
Cervellati C, Wood PL, Romani A, et al

Persistence of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Women With Previous Preeclampsia: A Long-term Follow-up Study
Aykas F, Solak Y, Erden A, at al

Factors Predicting Recurrence of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) in Hospitalized Patients: Retrospective Study of More Than 2000 Patients
Abdelfatah M, Nayfe R, Nijim A, et al

Protective effects of a natural product, curcumin, against amyloid beta induced mitochondrial and synaptic toxicities in Alzheimer’s disease
Reddy PH, Manczak M, Yin X, et al

Novel myokine: irisin may be an independent predictor for subclinic atherosclerosis in Behcet’s disease
Icli A, Cure E,; Cure MC, et al

Fractalkine (CX3CL1): A Biomarker Reflecting Symptomatic Severity in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis
Huo LW, Ye YL, Wang GW, et al

Quantification of adipose tissue insulin sensitivity
Sondergaard E, Jensen MD

Vitamin D Levels in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Calvo-Romero JM, Ramiro-Lozano JM

The relation among aldosterone, galectin-3, and myocardial fibrosis: a prospective clinical pilot follow-up study
Liao CW, Lin YT, Wu XM, et al

Sex-Specific Predictors of Metabolic Syndrome Independent of Its Components
Onat A, Can G, Cakir H, et al

Targeting hypoxia-inducible factor 1 to stimulate tissue vascularization
Semenza GL

Tea flavonoids for bone health: from animals to humans
Shen CL, Chyu MC

Is Kidney Injury Molecule 1 a Valuable Tool for the Early Diagnosis of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy?
Akdeniz D, Celik HT, Kazanci F, et al

Mechanisms and challenges in translational stroke research
Lo EH, Ning MM

Cut-off values of blood mercury concentration in relation to increased body mass index and waist circumference in Koreans
Bae S, Park SJ, Yeum KJ, et al

Association of serum pentraxin 3 concentrations with diabetic nephropathy
Wang R, Zhang J, Hu W

Significant Association Between Polymorphisms of Wnt Antagonist Genes and Lung Cancer
Yilmaz M, Donmez G, Kacan T, et al