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Table 1 Top of the corpus comparison

From: PageRank as a method to rank biomedical literature by importance

PubMed ID (PMID) Paper title PageRank (E-5) Citation count
9254694 Gapped BLAST and PSI-BLAST: a new generation of protein database search programs. 3.19 6291
2231712 Basic local alignment search tool. 2.88 5385
10802651 Gene ontology: tool for the unification of biology. The Gene Ontology Consortium. 2.37 4293
11846609 Analysis of relative gene expression data using real-time quantitative PCR and the 2(−Delta Delta C(T)) Method. 1.95 6012†
7984417 CLUSTAL W: improving the sensitivity of progressive multiple sequence alignment through sequence weighting, position-specific gap penalties and weight matrix choice. 1.78 3899
942051 A rapid and sensitive method for the quantitation of microgram quantities of protein utilizing the principle of protein-dye binding. 1.62 3850
21546353 MEGA5: molecular evolutionary genetics analysis using maximum likelihood, evolutionary distance, and maximum parsimony methods. 1.58 3431
17488738 MEGA4: Molecular Evolutionary Genetics Analysis (MEGA) software version 4.0. 1.47 3075
5432063 Cleavage of structural proteins during the assembly of the head of bacteriophage T4. 1.13 2881
3447015 The neighbor-joining method: a new method for reconstructing phylogenetic trees. 1.12 2171
  1. Top of the corpus comparison (n = 10), sorted by PageRank, descending. Paper titles were sourced from PMID via PMC-OAS look-up, though were not included in the initial XML extraction. Rankings accurate as of January 2015