Top 100 institutions with high affiliation articles in oncology and immunology

The table shows top institutions in oncology and immunology 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)21.03198
Harvard Medical School (HMS)18.42184
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health1.0534
2 National Institutes of Health (NIH)United States of America (USA)15.32124
NIH National Cancer Institute (NCI)6.1567
NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)5.9034
3 Helmholtz Association of German Research CentresGermany11.02121
German Cancer Research Center in the Helmholtz Association (DKFZ)8.2291
Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC)1.4915
4 The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterUnited States of America (USA)9.3492
Division of Cancer Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center2.1638
Division of Surgery, MD Anderson Cancer Center1.1817
Department of Molecular and Cellular Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center1.135
Division of Quantitative Sciences, MD Anderson Cancer Center1.0116
5 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)United States of America (USA)8.9380
Department of Pathology, MSKCC1.3013
Sloan Kettering Institute (SKI), MSKCC1.0713
Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program (HOPP), MSKCC1.0119
6 University of CambridgeUnited Kingdom (UK)8.8785
School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge5.7858
Centre for Cancer Genetic Epidemiology (CCGE), University of Cambridge1.5522
School of the Biological Sciences, University of Cambridge1.1519
7 University of Toronto (U of T)Canada7.2884
Faculty of Medicine, U of T6.5081
8 Wellcome Sanger InstituteUnited Kingdom (UK)7.1445
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus2.7218
9Broad Institute of MIT and HarvardUnited States of America (USA)6.6977
10 University of Pennsylvania (Penn)United States of America (USA)6.6968
Perelman School of Medicine, Penn5.2665
11 University of OxfordUnited Kingdom (UK)6.5574
Oxford Medical Sciences Division (MSD)6.0972
12 University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)United States of America (USA)5.4480
UCSF School of Medicine3.4957
UCSF Health1.3336
13Scientific Institute for Research, Hospitalization and Healthcare (IRCCS)Italy4.4873
14 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (St. Jude)United States of America (USA)4.3933
Department of Computational Biology, St. Jude1.4313
15The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR)United Kingdom (UK)4.2148
16 The University of Melbourne (UniMelb)Australia4.2178
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences (MDHS), UniMelb3.0866
17Karolinska Institute (KI)Sweden3.8469
18 Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS)United States of America (USA)3.8141
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS), MSHS3.8040
19 Johns Hopkins University (JHU)United States of America (USA)3.7657
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (JHUSOM), JHU2.7644
20 QIMR Berghofer Medical Research InstituteAustralia3.7449
QIMR Berghofer Department of Immunology1.069
21Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)United States of America (USA)3.7037
22 University of Bonn (Uni Bonn)Germany3.5533
Faculty of Medicine, Uni Bonn2.1727
23 University of Cologne (UoC)Germany3.4435
Faculty of Medicine, UoC2.1430
24 Vanderbilt University (VU)United States of America (USA)3.3449
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC)3.3047
25 Cornell UniversityUnited States of America (USA)3.3246
Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), Cornell University3.0943
26 Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)Singapore3.3131
Singapore Immunology Network (SIgN), A*STAR1.489
27 The Ohio State University (OSU)United States of America (USA)3.1744
OSU College of Medicine1.7431
28 The Rockefeller UniversityUnited States of America (USA)3.0017
Laboratory of Molecular Immunology, The Rockefeller University1.806
29 Monash UniversityAustralia2.9732
Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University2.6530
30Charité - University Medicine BerlinGermany2.9642
31 Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich (LMU)Germany2.9450
Faculty of Medicine, LMU2.4747
32Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP)France2.9267
33 Imperial College London (ICL)United Kingdom (UK)2.9051
Faculty of Medicine, ICL2.1841
34Mayo ClinicUnited States of America (USA)2.8853
35 Stanford UniversityUnited States of America (USA)2.8551
Stanford School of Medicine2.3448
36 Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL)United States of America (USA)2.8134
Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM), WUSTL2.7734
37 The University of Tokyo (UTokyo)Japan2.8124
Institute of Medical Science (IMSUT), UTokyo1.4219
38 Heidelberg University (Uni Heidelberg)Germany2.7856
Medical Faculty Heidelberg, Uni Heidelberg1.9046
39Institute Gustave-Roussy (IGR)France2.7629
40 Emory UniversityUnited States of America (USA)2.6834
Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC), Emory University2.5431
41Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (Peter Mac)Australia2.6429
42 Columbia University in the City of New York (CU)United States of America (USA)2.6144
Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC), CU2.2539
43 Duke UniversityUnited States of America (USA)2.5428
Duke University Health System2.5128
44Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL)Spain2.5120
45 King's College London (KCL)United Kingdom (UK)2.5035
Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine (LSM), KCL2.1221
46 University of Zurich (UZH)Switzerland2.4735
Faculty of Medicine, UZH1.3123
47Garvan Institute of Medical ResearchAustralia2.4417
48 Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM), JHUUnited States of America (USA)2.4428
Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center1.6920
49 Technical University of Munich (TUM)Germany2.4137
TUM School of Medicine2.1632
50 USI Università della Svizzera ItalianaSwitzerland2.4113
Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB), USI1.7110
51Pasteur InstituteFrance2.4024
52 University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)United States of America (USA)2.3938
UCLA Health1.7835
53 Cleveland ClinicUnited States of America (USA)2.3818
Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic1.517
54 University College London (UCL)United Kingdom (UK)2.3741
UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences (SLMS)2.2136
55 The University of Queensland (UQ)Australia2.3135
Institute for Molecular Bioscience (IMB), UQ1.058
56Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and HarvardUnited States of America (USA)2.2828
57 University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein (UKSH)Germany2.2828
University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein - Campus Kiel (UKSH Kiel)1.0018
58 National University of Singapore (NUS)Singapore2.2831
NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (YLLSoM)2.0925
59Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC)United States of America (USA)2.2545
60 Yale UniversityUnited States of America (USA)2.2434
Yale School of Medicine (YSM)2.1433
61 McGill UniversityCanada2.2445
Faculty of Medicine, McGill University2.1340
62Science for Life Laboratory (SciLifeLab)Sweden2.2315
63 University of Michigan (U-M)United States of America (USA)2.2028
Michigan Medicine, U-M1.9225
64Curie InstituteFrance2.1923
65 University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego)United States of America (USA)2.1735
UC San Diego Health Sciences1.9130
66 Leibniz AssociationGermany2.1625
German Rheumatism Research Centre Berlin (DRFZ)1.0810
67 F. Hoffmann-La Roche AGSwitzerland2.1414
Genentech, Inc.1.8313
68 Dresden University of Technology (TU Dresden)Germany2.1217
School of Medicine (MED), TU Dresden1.7615
69Max Planck SocietyGermany2.1142
70 The University of Chicago (UChicago)United States of America (USA)2.1032
The University of Chicago Medicine1.5824
71 University of Southern California (USC)United States of America (USA)2.1046
USC Keck School of Medicine1.7641
72Scripps ResearchUnited States of America (USA)2.0515
73 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC)United States of America (USA)2.0541
UNC School of Medicine1.5432
74Imagine InstituteFrance2.0420
75 The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation TrustUnited Kingdom (UK)2.0328
The Royal Marsden Hospital - London, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust1.0213
76 University of Freiburg (Uni Freiburg)Germany2.0321
Faculty of Medicine, Uni Freiburg1.7718
77 Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA)Canada2.0226
BC Cancer Agency (BCCA), PHSA1.9825
78 University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)United States of America (USA)2.0125
UAB School of Medicine (SOM)1.7719
79Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research (WEHI)Australia1.9827
80 Radboud University Nijmegen (RU)Netherlands1.9322
Radboud University Medical Centre (Radboudumc), RU1.5320
81 Ghent University (UGent)Belgium1.9126
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UGent1.1822
82 University of New South Wales (UNSW)Australia1.8329
Faculty of Medicine, UNSW1.0822
83Medical University of Vienna (MUW)Austria1.8325
84 University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus (CU Anschutz)United States of America (USA)1.7825
School of Medicine, CU Anschutz1.2522
85 The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UT Southwestern Medical Center)United States of America (USA)1.7616
Medical School, UT Southwestern Medical Center1.6313
86Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)United States of America (USA)1.7325
87 Dartmouth CollegeUnited States of America (USA)1.6924
Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College1.3020
88Osaka UniversityJapan1.6914
89Cordelier Research Center (CRC)France1.6915
90 The University of Adelaide (Adelaide Uni)Australia1.6810
Faculty of Sciences, Adelaide Uni1.045
91 University of Amsterdam (UvA)Netherlands1.6832
Faculty of Medicine, UvA1.6530
92Institut CochinFrance1.6711
93 University of Cincinnati (UC)United States of America (USA)1.6721
UC College of Medicine1.6621
94Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR)Canada1.6622
95The Francis Crick InstituteUnited Kingdom (UK)1.6620
96The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute)Australia1.6015
97 Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)Netherlands1.6037
Erasmus University Medical Center (Erasmus MC)1.6037
98 RIKENJapan1.5917
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences (IMS)1.5716
99 Flanders Institute for Biotechnology (VIB)Belgium1.5828
VIB Research Centers1.4927
100 University of Oslo (UiO)Norway1.5638
UiO Faculty of Medicine1.4536

* articles with 10 or more principal institutions.