Top 100 institutions with high affiliation articles in genetics

The table shows top institutions in genetics by their fractional count (FC) from high affiliation Nature Index articles* in the field from 2015 to 2018. Under the top institutions are their key contributors that have a FC greater than or equal to 1. Also shown is each institution's high affiliation article count (AC) in the field over the same period.

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RankInstitutionCountry / RegionFC 2015–18AC 2015–18
1 Harvard UniversityUnited States of America (USA)31.86357
Harvard Medical School (HMS)26.36326
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health2.0391
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS)1.2036
Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI)1.1016
2 Wellcome Sanger InstituteUnited Kingdom (UK)20.18197
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus9.7790
Sanger Institute Human Genetics1.2921
3 National Institutes of Health (NIH)United States of America (USA)18.69241
NIH National Cancer Institute (NCI)6.5987
NIH National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)3.2663
NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA)2.0159
NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)1.3038
4 Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)United States of America (USA)13.17115
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, BCM6.2262
Human Genome Sequencing Center (HGSC), BCM3.3752
Texas Children's Hospital, BCM1.0931
5 University of CambridgeUnited Kingdom (UK)13.11203
School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge7.68134
School of the Biological Sciences, University of Cambridge2.5458
Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology (CCGE), University of Cambridge1.0521
6 University of OxfordUnited Kingdom (UK)13.04206
Oxford Medical Sciences Division (MSD)10.79181
Oxford Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Division (MPLS)1.2839
7 Broad Institute of MIT and HarvardUnited States of America (USA)12.95241
Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute1.9163
8 Helmholtz Association of German Research CentresGermany12.01194
German Cancer Research Center in the Helmholtz Association (DKFZ)5.7475
Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health (HMGU)3.9486
Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC)1.3127
9 University of Washington (UW)United States of America (USA)11.22161
UW Medicine7.54118
School of Public Health, UW2.1967
10 University of Toronto (U of T)Canada10.63141
Faculty of Medicine, U of T8.00125
Terrence Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research (CCBR), U of T1.1110
11 Max Planck SocietyGermany10.50150
Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics (MPI-MG)2.8337
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (MPI-EVA)2.0021
12 University College London (UCL)United Kingdom (UK)9.44153
UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences (SLMS)8.82139
13 Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)Netherlands9.39144
Erasmus University Medical Center (Erasmus MC)9.05143
14 University of Michigan (U-M)United States of America (USA)8.79127
Michigan Medicine, U-M4.8569
School of Public Health (SPH), U-M3.2374
15 BGIChina8.2846
BGI-China7.5143
16 University of Copenhagen (UCPH)Denmark8.09135
Faculty of Science, UCPH5.6365
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, UCPH2.0472
17 University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)United States of America (USA)7.95141
UCSF School of Medicine3.7191
UCSF Health2.6662
18 University of Pennsylvania (Penn)United States of America (USA)7.56125
Perelman School of Medicine, Penn5.16107
Penn Medicine1.4827
19 Columbia University in the City of New York (CU)United States of America (USA)7.08110
Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC), CU6.50104
20 Johns Hopkins University (JHU)United States of America (USA)6.99140
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (JHUSOM), JHU4.09108
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH)1.7348
21 Stanford UniversityUnited States of America (USA)6.96142
Stanford School of Medicine6.46133
22 Scientific Institute for Research, Hospitalization and Healthcare (IRCCS)Italy6.89133
IRCCS San Raffaele Hospital (HSR)1.1129
23 Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS)United States of America (USA)6.74118
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS), MSHS6.69115
24 Radboud University Nijmegen (RU)Netherlands6.56113
Radboud University Medical Centre (Radboudumc), RU4.5691
Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences (RIMLS), RU1.1430
25 The University of EdinburghUnited Kingdom (UK)6.46118
College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, The University of Edinburgh2.0272
MRC Human Genetics Unit (HGU), The University of Edinburgh1.1919
School of Biological Sciences, The University of Edinburgh1.0815
School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences (PPLS), The University of Edinburgh1.0330
26 King's College London (KCL)United Kingdom (UK)6.04130
Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine (LSM), KCL3.7087
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IOPPN), KCL1.5040
27 The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterUnited States of America (USA)5.8469
Division of Cancer Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center1.3424
28 Amgen Inc.United States of America (USA)5.6751
deCODE Genetics, Inc.5.4049
29 Karolinska Institute (KI)Sweden5.54130
Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (MEB), KI1.4154
Karolinska University Hospital1.1141
30 University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)United States of America (USA)5.4099
UCLA Health3.4579
UCLA College of Life Sciences1.1913
31 Duke UniversityUnited States of America (USA)5.2778
Duke University Health System4.6263
32 Leiden UniversityNetherlands5.24102
Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC)4.9296
33Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)United States of America (USA)5.2255
34 Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL)United States of America (USA)5.2191
Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM), WUSTL5.0889
35 Yale UniversityUnited States of America (USA)5.1765
Yale School of Medicine (YSM)4.5862
36 RIKENJapan5.1554
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences (IMS)2.4135
RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research (BDR)1.0612
37 The University of Queensland (UQ)Australia5.1297
Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB), UQ1.9437
Queensland Brain Institute (QBI), UQ1.3836
38 The University of Tokyo (UTokyo)Japan5.0350
Institute of Medical Science (IMSUT), UTokyo1.4426
Graduate School of Medicine, UTokyo1.3116
39 University of Bonn (Uni Bonn)Germany4.9674
Faculty of Medicine, Uni Bonn4.1664
40 University of Groningen (RUG)Netherlands4.95101
Faculty of Medical Sciences, RUG4.5891
41 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC)United States of America (USA)4.95122
UNC School of Medicine2.6288
UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health (SPH)1.4256
42Joint Genome Institute (JGI)United States of America (USA)4.9427
43 Imperial College London (ICL)United Kingdom (UK)4.81127
Faculty of Medicine, ICL3.95111
44 University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH)Germany4.7770
University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein - Campus Kiel (UKSH Kiel)3.3646
45 McGill UniversityCanada4.5586
Faculty of Medicine, McGill University3.9881
46 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (St. Jude)United States of America (USA)4.4529
Department of Computational Biology, St. Jude1.3011
47 Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP)France4.4490
Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades1.1629
48 VU University AmsterdamNetherlands4.4087
VU University Medical Center (VUmc)2.0159
Faculty of Behavioural and Human Movement Sciences (FGB), VU University Amsterdam1.3137
49 European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)Germany4.3679
EMBL, UK2.5255
EMBL - Heidelberg, Germany1.5327
50 Charité - University Medicine BerlinGermany4.2072
Charité Center for Gynecology, Perinatal, Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine with Perinatal Center and Human Genetics (CC 17)1.5922
51Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)China4.1943
52 University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego)United States of America (USA)4.0174
UC San Diego Health Sciences2.7357
53 Leibniz AssociationGermany3.9055
Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK)1.087
54 Utrecht University (UU)Netherlands3.8789
Faculty of Medicine, UU3.3280
55 University of Cologne (UoC)Germany3.7753
Faculty of Medicine, UoC1.1431
Cologne Center for Genomics (CCG), UoC1.1323
56 The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR)United Kingdom (UK)3.7639
ICR Division of Genetics and Epidemiology1.9924
57MRC Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM)United Kingdom (UK)3.7470
58 Vanderbilt University (VU)United States of America (USA)3.5982
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC)2.9676
59Mayo ClinicUnited States of America (USA)3.5779
60 Heidelberg University (Uni Heidelberg)Germany3.5388
Medical Faculty Heidelberg, Uni Heidelberg2.1247
61 Ghent University (UGent)Belgium3.5249
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UGent2.1434
Faculty of Sciences, UGent1.0510
62Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS)Russia3.5259
63 Kyoto UniversityJapan3.4645
Faculty / Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University2.0327
64 Cornell UniversityUnited States of America (USA)3.4563
Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), Cornell University1.8736
65QIMR Berghofer Medical Research InstituteAustralia3.4176
66 The University of Chicago (UChicago)United States of America (USA)3.3873
The University of Chicago Medicine2.9068
67 Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)Singapore3.3149
Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS), A*STAR1.6337
68 Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST)Spain3.3055
Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), BIST2.7552
69 Newcastle UniversityUnited Kingdom (UK)3.2966
Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University2.2053
70 New York University (NYU)United States of America (USA)3.2864
NYU Langone Medical Center (NYULMC)2.2651
71 Lund University (LU)Sweden3.2273
Faculty of Medicine, LU2.6660
72 The University of Melbourne (UniMelb)Australia3.2097
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences (MDHS), UniMelb1.6870
73Imagine InstituteFrance3.1226
74 University of HelsinkiFinland3.1177
Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki1.4859
75 National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore3.0753
NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (YLLSoM)1.5437
76 Uppsala University (UU)Sweden3.0668
Faculty of of Science and Technology, UU1.5714
Faculty of Medicine, UU1.1347
77 University of Tartu (UT)Estonia3.0477
Estonian Genome Center, UT1.7464
78 University of Oslo (UiO)Norway2.9574
UiO Faculty of Medicine1.9263
79 University of Bristol (UoB)United Kingdom (UK)2.9271
Faculty of Health Sciences, UoB2.3057
80 University of Montreal (UdeM)Canada2.8953
Faculty of Medicine, UdeM2.6145
81University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison)United States of America (USA)2.8934
82University of Zurich (UZH)Switzerland2.8849
83 University of Southern California (USC)United States of America (USA)2.7980
USC Keck School of Medicine2.1263
84 University of Amsterdam (UvA)Netherlands2.6970
Faculty of Medicine, UvA2.4961
85 University of IcelandIceland2.6975
School of Health Sciences, University of Iceland2.0172
86 Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich (LMU)Germany2.64102
Faculty of Medicine, LMU1.3076
87 Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA)Canada2.6139
BC Cancer Agency (BCCA), PHSA2.3434
88The University of British Columbia (UBC)Canada2.5760
89 University of New South Wales (UNSW)Australia2.5449
Faculty of Medicine, UNSW1.5140
90 University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)United States of America (USA)2.5330
Jack Baskin School of Engineering (BSOE), UCSC1.5322
91 University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley)United States of America (USA)2.5244
College of Letters and Science, UC Berkeley1.6423
92 Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII)Spain2.5295
Biomedical Research Networking Centers (CIBER)2.2989
93 University of ExeterUnited Kingdom (UK)2.5150
University of Exeter Medical School (UEMS)1.9140
94University of California, Davis (UC Davis)United States of America (USA)2.5048
95 Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU)China2.4134
Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine (SJTUSM)1.4830
96 Aarhus University (AU)Denmark2.3649
Faculty of Health, AU1.0737
97Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)United States of America (USA)2.3558
98 The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State)United States of America (USA)2.3443
Eberly College of Science, Penn State1.0819
99 Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL)Spain2.3425
Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program (PEBC), IDIBELL1.073
100 University of Tübingen (Uni Tübingen)Germany2.3451
Faculty of Science, Uni Tübingen1.3820

* articles with 10 or more principal institutions.