The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UT Southwestern Medical Center)

United States of America (USA)

What goes on inside these walls is nothing short of amazing.

Today, right here in North Texas, medical history is being made at UT Southwestern. Breakthroughs are happening that will affect the health and well-being of people around the world. An innovative gene-editing technique holds new promise in stopping the progression of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Experimental vaccines are creating antibodies to fight the proteins believed to contribute to the development of Alzheimer’s disease. Major steps are being made in finding genetic targets for treatment of congenital heart defects and adult heart disease. Currently, there are some 5,700 research projects underway, fueled by more than $400 million a year in funding. As one of the nation’s leading academic medical centers, UT Southwestern trains some 4,300 medical, graduate, and health professions students each year. Six of its faculty members have won Nobel Prizes, while 36 are members of the National Academy of Sciences, or the National Academy of Medicine, or are Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators. Contributing to both the physical and economic well-being of North Texas. Redefining the future of medicine, today.

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1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016

Region: Global
Subject/journal group: All

The table to the right includes counts of all research outputs for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UT Southwestern Medical Center) published between 1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016 which are tracked by the Nature Index.

Hover over the donut graph to view the WFC output for each subject. Below, the same research outputs are grouped by subject. Click on the subject to drill-down into a list of articles organized by journal, and then by title.

Note: Articles may be assigned to more than one subject area.

AC FC WFC
232 110.33 110.33

Outputs by subject (WFC)

Subject AC FC WFC
Life Sciences 212 96.78 96.78
Chemistry 37 20.87 20.87
Physical Sciences 3 2.07 2.07

1 January 2016 - 31 December 2016

International vs. domestic collaboration by WFC

  • 59.9% Domestic
  • 40.1% International

Note: Hover over the graph to view the percentage of collaboration.

Top 10 international collaborators by WFC (370 total)

  • The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UT Southwestern Medical Center), United States of America (USA)
  • Foreign institution
  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China (4.47)
    2.97
    1.50
  2. University of Tsukuba, Japan (4.01)
    3.05
    0.97
  3. University of Toronto (U of T), Canada (2.50)
    1.38
    1.12
  4. Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), China (2.09)
    0.88
    1.21
  5. University of Oxford, United Kingdom (UK) (2.03)
    0.80
    1.24
  6. Peking University (PKU), China (1.81)
    1.52
    0.29
  7. Saint Petersburg State Polytechnical University (SPbSPU), Russia (1.79)
    1.07
    0.71
  8. The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom (UK) (1.61)
    0.29
    1.32
  9. Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU), China (1.60)
    1.26
    0.34
  10. McGill University, Canada (1.60)
    0.82
    0.78

Note: Collaboration is determined by the weighted fractional count (WFC), which is listed in parentheses.

Affiliated joint institutions and consortia

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