How to cite iCite data and methodologies in your scholarly publications:


Collection of iCite database snapshots:

iCite, Hutchins BI, Santangelo G. iCite Database Snapshots (NIH Open Citation Collection) [Internet]. figshare; 2019. doi: 10.35092/yhjc.c.4586573.

DOIs for specific database snapshots can be found within the collection and should also be cited.

Relative Citation Ratio publication (Influence Module):

Hutchins BI, Yuan X, Anderson JM, Santangelo GM. Relative Citation Ratio (RCR): A New Metric That Uses Citation Rates to Measure Influence at the Article Level. PLoS Biol. 2016 Sep 6;14(9):e1002541. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002541. PMID: 27599104; PMCID: PMC5012559.

Approximate Potential to Translate publication (Translation Module):

Hutchins BI, Davis MT, Meseroll RA, Santangelo GM. Predicting translational progress in biomedical research. PLoS Biol. 2019. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000416.

NIH Open Citation Collection publication (Citations Module):

Hutchins BI, Baker K, Davis M, Diwersy M, Haque E, Harriman R, Hoppe T, Leicht S, Santangelo GM. The NIH Open Citation Collection: A public access, broad coverage resource. PLoS Biol. 2019. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000385.

Updates to RCR calculation of recent papers (Influence Module):

Hutchins BI, Hoppe TA, Meseroll RA, Anderson JM, Santangelo GM. Additional support for RCR: A validated article-level measure of scientific influence. PLoS Biol. 2017 Oct 2;15(10):e2003552. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.2003552. PMID: 28968381; PMCID: PMC5624567.