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Impact factor, H index, peer comparisons, and Retrovirology: is it time to individualize citation metrics?


Received: 15 June 2007

Accepted: 18 June 2007

Published: 18 June 2007

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Archived Comments

  1. Digit inversion

    4 July 2007

    michael laughrea, McGill AIDS, Centre, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal

    I looked up M.A. Wainberg and the H index for him was 43 instead of 34.

    Competing interests

    None declared

Authors’ Affiliations

National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA