Research Publications

Research Publications

The APC has an enviable publication record, which has increased steadily since the centre was established in late 2003. The APC has published at least 1588 papers and the APC’s h-index now stands at 83 (Web of ScienceTM)

APC currently has 59 “Highly Cited” papers according to the Thomson Reuters index.

62 papers have been cited more than 100 times with an average cite per paper of 25.35.

The most highly cited original article is the below paper by O’Mahony et al Gastroenterology, which has 580 citations in Web of ScienceTM and 982 citations in Google Scholar.

Lactobacillus and bifidobacterium in irritable bowel syndrome: symptom responses and relationship to cytokine profiles. O’Mahony L1, McCarthy J, Kelly P, Hurley G, Luo F, Chen K, O’Sullivan GC, Kiely B, Collins JK, Shanahan F, Quigley EM. Gastroenterology. 2005 Mar;128(3):541-51.

We also have one current “hot paper” details below (a hot paper is, according to ISI Essential Science IndicatorsTM, a paper published in the past two years that has received enough citations in January/February 2015 to place it in the top 0.1% of papers in its academic field)

Intestinal microbiota, diet and health Power, Susan E.; O’Toole, Paul W.; Stanton, Catherine; et al. BRITISH JOURNAL OF NUTRITION Volume: 111 Issue: 3 Pages: 387-402 Published: FEB 14 2014

A selection of APC publications may be viewed by searching PubMed http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=alimentary+pharmabiotic+centre

If you would like a copy of any APC publication please contact Dr Brendan Curran bcurran@ucc.ie