Two IDIBAPS works among the Gastroenterology most cited articles between 2009-2012

Gastroenterology is the premiere journal in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology. It recently published a ranking of the top 10 most cited articles by Scopus for 2009-2012. Among the list of the most influential works published in Gastroenterology in recent years you will find two original papers led by investigators from the IDIBAPS teams Liver hemodynamics and portal hypertension, directed by Dr. Jaume Bosch, and Gastrointestinal and pancreatic oncology, directed by Dr. Antoni Castells.

The IDIBAPS articles in the top 10 ranking are in the 4th and 6th place of the list:

Abraldes JG, Albillos A, Bañares R, Turnes J, González R, García-Pagán JC, Bosch J. Simvastatin lowers portal pressure in patients with cirrhosis and portal hypertension: a randomized controlled trial. Gastroenterology. 2009 May;136(5):1651-8. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2009.01.043. Epub 2009 Jan 24.

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Abulí A, Bessa X, González JR, Ruiz-Ponte C, Cáceres A, Muñoz J, Gonzalo V, Balaguer F, Fernández-Rozadilla C, González D, de Castro L, Clofent J, Bujanda L, Cubiella J, Reñé JM, Morillas JD, Lanas A, Rigau J, García AM, Latorre M, Saló J, Fernández Bañares F, Argüello L, Peña E, Vilella A, Riestra S, Carreño R, Paya A, Alenda C, Xicola RM, Doyle BJ, Jover R, Llor X, Carracedo A, Castells A, Castellví-Bel S, Andreu M; Gastrointestinal Oncology Group of the Spanish Gastroenterological Association. Susceptibility genetic variants associated with colorectal cancer risk correlate with cancer phenotype. Gastroenterology. 2010 Sep;139(3):788-96, 796.e1-6. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2010.05.072. Epub 2010 Jun 2.

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