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Ivan Dikic honoured as Highly Cited Researcher 2020

23 November 2020. For the third year in a row, Ivan Dikic is recognized as one of the pioneers in his field on Clarivate’s Highly Cited Researchers list. His research publications rank in the top 1% by citations in the field of “Molecular Biology and Genetics”. In previous years, he was honoured for his exceptional performance in the “Molecular Biology and Genetics” and the “Cross-Field” sections.

The highly anticipated annual list identifies scientists in the respective fields who demonstrated significant and broad influence by publishing multiple highly cited papers during the last decade. Their names are drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science citation index. The papers analyzed were published between 2009 and 2019.

Approximately 6000 researchers worldwide are named in this years’ list, 345 of them are based in Germany. Besides Ivan Dikic, nine other colleagues from Goethe University have been credited.

Link to Clarivate's list


Ivan Dikic, Institute for Biochemistry II and Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany, dikic(at)