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In updating Essential Science IndicatorsSM from the second bimonthly period of 2008 to the third bimonthly period of 2008, a total of 1,767 hot papers were identified, of which 1,211 (68.5%) were new.

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Field: Agricultural Sciences
Article Title: The search for new pasture plants to achieve more sustainable production systems in southern Australia
Authors: Dear, BS;Ewing, MA
Journal: AUST J EXP AGR
Volume: 48
Issue: 4
Page: 387-396
Year: 2008
* Charles Sturt Univ, EH Graham Ctr Agr Innovat, NSW Dept Primary Ind, Pine Gully Rd, Wagga Wagga, NSW 2650, Australia.
* Charles Sturt Univ, EH Graham Ctr Agr Innovat, NSW Dept Primary Ind, Wagga Wagga, NSW 2650, Australia.
* Bentley Delivery Ctr, Dept Agr & Food Western Australia, Bentley, WA 6983, Australia.
* CRC Plant Based Management Dryland Salin, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia.


Lefkowitz New Hot Paper Comment by: Robert J. Lefkowitz
Field: Biology & Biochemistry

Article Title: beta-arrestins and cell signaling
Authors: DeWire, SM;Ahn, S; Lefkowitz, RJ;Shenoy, SK
Journal: ANNU REV PHYSIOL
Volume: 69
Issue:
Page: :483-510
Year: 2007
* Duke Univ, Med Ctr, Howard Hughes Med Inst, Durham, NC 27710 USA.
* Duke Univ, Med Ctr, Howard Hughes Med Inst, Durham, NC 27710 USA.
* Duke Univ, Med Ctr, Dept Med, Durham, NC 27710 USA.
* Duke Univ, Med Ctr, Dept Biochem, Durham, NC 27710 USA.


Field: Chemistry
Article Title: N-heterocyclic carbenes as organocatalysts
Authors: Marion, N;Diez-Gonzalez, S;Nolan, IP
Journal: ANGEW CHEM INT ED
Volume: 46
Issue: 17
Page: 2988-3000
Year: 2007
* Inst Chem Res Catalonia, ICIQ, Av Paisos Catalans,16, Tarragona 43007, Spain.
* Inst Chem Res Catalonia, ICIQ, Tarragona 43007, Spain.


Cutlip New Hot Paper Comment by: Donald E. Cutlip
Field: Clinical Medicine

Article Title: Clinical end points in coronary stent trials - A case for standardized definitions
Authors: Cutlip, DE;Windecker, S;Mehran, R;Boam, A;Cohen, DJ;van Es, GA;Steg, PG;Morel, MA;Mauri, L;Vranckx, P;McFadden, E;Lansky, A;Hamon, M;Krucoff, MW;Serruys, PW;Acad Res Consortium
Journal: CIRCULATION
Volume: 115
Issue: 17
Page: 2344-2351
Year: MAY 1 2007
* Harvard Univ, Sch Med, Harvard Clin Res Inst, 930 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215 USA.
* Harvard Univ, Sch Med, Harvard Clin Res Inst, Boston, MA 02215 USA.
* Univ Hosp Bern, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland.
* Columbia Univ, Cardiovasc Res Fdn, New York, NY USA.
* US FDA, Rockville, MD 20857 USA.
* Cardialysis, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
* CHU Bichat, Paris, France.
* Hosp Virga Jesse, Hasselt, Belgium.
* Univ Hosp Cork, Cork, Ireland.
* CHU Caen, Normandy, France.
* Duke Univ, Duke Clin Res Inst, Durham, NC USA.
* Erasmus Univ, Thoraxctr, Med Ctr, NL-3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands.


Do New Hot Paper Comment by: Chuong B. Do
Field: Computer Science

Article Title: CONTRAfold: RNA secondary structure prediction without physics-based models
Authors: Do, CB;Woods, DA;Batzoglou, S
Journal: BIOINFORMATICS
Volume: 22
Issue: 14
Page: E90-E98
Year: JUL 2006
* Stanford Univ, Dept Comp Sci, Stanford, CA 94305 USA.
* Stanford Univ, Dept Comp Sci, Stanford, CA 94305 USA.


Field: Economics & Business
Article Title: Asian currency crisis and the international monetary fund, 10 years later: Overview
Authors: Ito, T
Journal: ASIAN ECON POLICY REV
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Page: 16-49
Year: JUN 2007
* Univ Tokyo, Grad Sch Econ, Bunkyo Ku, 7-3-1 Hongo, Tokyo 1130033, Japan.
* Univ Tokyo, Grad Sch Econ, Bunkyo Ku, Tokyo 1130033, Japan.


New Hot Paper Comment by: Avinash Kumar Agarwal
Field: Engineering

Article Title: Biofuels (alcohols and biodiesel) applications as fuels for internal combustion engines
Authors: Agarwal, AK
Journal: PROG ENERG COMBUST SCI
Volume: 33
Issue: 3
Page: 233-271
Year: JUN 2007
* Indian Inst Technol, Dept Mech Engn, Kanpur 208016, Uttar Pradesh, India.
* Indian Inst Technol, Dept Mech Engn, Kanpur 208016, Uttar Pradesh, India.


Field: Environment/Ecology
Article Title: DNA barcoding and taxonomy in diptera: A tale of high intraspecific variability and low identification success
Authors: Meier, R;Shiyang, K;Vaidya, G;Ng, PKL
Journal: SYST BIOL
Volume: 55
Issue: 5
Page: 715-728
Year: 2006
* Natl Univ Singapore, Dept Biol Sci, 14 Sci Dr 4, Singapore 117543, Singapore.
* Natl Univ Singapore, Dept Biol Sci, Singapore 117543, Singapore.


Field: Geosciences
Article Title: Weak northern and strong tropical land carbon uptake from vertical profiles of atmospheric CO2
Authors: Stephens, BB;Gurney, KR;Tans, PP;Sweeney, C;Peters, W;Bruhwiler, L;Ciais, P;Ramonet, M;Bousquet, P;Nakazawa, T;Aoki, S;Machida, T;Inoue, G;Vinnichenko, N;Lloyd, J;Jordan, A;Heimann, M;Shibistova, O;Langenfelds, RL;Steele, LP;Francey, RJ;Denning, AS
Journal: SCIENCE
Volume: 316
Issue: 5832
Page: 1732-1735
Year: JUN 22 2007
* Natl Ctr Atmospher Res, Boulder, CO 80305 USA.
* Natl Ctr Atmospher Res, Boulder, CO 80305 USA.
* Purdue Univ, Dept Earth & Atmospher Sci, W Lafayette, IN 47907 USA.
* Natl Ocean & Atmospher Adm, Boulder, CO 80305 USA.
* Lab Sci Climat & Environm, F-91191 Gif Sur Yvette, France.
* Tohoku Univ, Ctr Atmospher & Ocean Studies, Sendai, Miyagi 9808578, Japan.
* Natl Inst Environm Studies, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 3058506, Japan.
* Nagoya Univ, Nagoya Univ, Grad Sch Environm Studies, Nagoya, Aichi 4648601, Japan.
* Cent Aerol Observ, Dolgoprudnyi 141700, Russia.
* Univ Leeds, Sch Geog, Leeds LS2 9JT, W Yorkshire, England.
* Max Planck Inst Biogeochem, D-07701 Jena, Germany.
* Sukachev Inst Forest, Krasnoyarsk 660036, Russia.
* CSIRO Marine & Atmospher Res, Aspendale, Vic 3195, Australia.
* Colorado State Univ, Dept Atmospher Sci, Ft Collins, CO 80523 USA.


Field: Immunology
Article Title: Interleukin-2 signaling via STAT5 constrains T helper 17 cell generation
Authors: Laurence, A;Tato, CM;Davidson, TS;Kanno, Y;Chen, Z;Yao, Z;Blank, RB;Meylan, F;Siegel, R;Hennighausen, L;Shevach, EM;O'Shea, JJ
Journal: IMMUNITY
Volume: 26
Issue: 3
Page: 371-381
Year: MAR 2007
* NIAMSD, Mol Immunol & Inflammat Branch, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.
* NIAMSD, Mol Immunol & Inflammat Branch, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.
* NIAID, Immunol Lab, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.
* NIAID, Parasit Dis Lab, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.
* NIAMSD, Autoimmun Branch, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.
* NIDDKD, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.


Obradors New Hot Paper Comment by: Xavier Obradors & Teresa Puig
Field: Materials Science

Article Title: Strong isotropic flux pinning in solution-derived YBa2Cu3O7-x nanocomposite superconductor films
Authors: Gutierrez, J;Llordes, A;Gazquez, J;Gibert, M;Roma, N;Ricart, S;Pomar, A;Sandiumenge, F;Mestres, N; Puig, T;Obradors, X
Journal: NAT MATER
Volume: 6
Issue: 5
Page: 367-373
Year: MAY 2007
* CSIC, Inst Ciencias Mat Barcelona, Campus UA Barcelona, Bellaterra 08193, Catalonia, Spain.
* CSIC, Inst Ciencias Mat Barcelona, Bellaterra 08193, Catalonia, Spain.


Field: Mathematics
Article Title: Local rademacher complexities and oracle inequalities in risk minimization
Authors: Koltchinskii, V
Journal: ANN STATIST
Volume: 34
Issue: 6
Page: 2593-2656
Year: DEC 2006
* Georgia Inst Technol, Sch Math, Atlanta, GA 30332 USA.
* Georgia Inst Technol, Sch Math, Atlanta, GA 30332 USA.
* Univ New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 USA.


Field: Microbiology
Article Title: Host immune system gene targeting by a viral miRNA
Authors: Stern-Ginossar, N;Elefant, N;Zimmermann, A;Wolf, DG;Saleh, N;Biton, M;Horwitz, E;Prokocimer, Z;Prichard, M;Hahn, G;Goldman-Wohl, D;Greenfield, C;Yagel, S;Hengel, H;Altuvia, Y;Margalit, H;Mandelboim, O
Journal: SCIENCE
Volume: 317
Issue: 5836
Page: 376-381
Year: JUL 20 2007
* Hebrew Univ Jerusalem, Hadassah Med Sch, Dept Mol Genet & Biotechnol, Jerusalem, Israel.
* Hebrew Univ Jerusalem, Hadassah Med Sch, Dept Mol Genet & Biotechnol, Jerusalem, Israel.
* Hebrew Univ Jerusalem, Hadassah Med Sch, Lautenberg Ctr Gen & Tumor Immunol, Jerusalem, Israel.
* Univ Dusseldorf, Inst Virol, D-40225 Dusseldorf, Germany.
* Hadassah Univ Hosp, Dept Clin Microbiol & Infect Dis, IL-91120 Jerusalem, Israel.
* Univ Alabama, Dept Pediat, Birmingham, AL 35233 USA.
* Max Von Pettenkofer Inst, Dept Virol, D-80336 Munich, Germany.
* Hadassah Hebrew Univ, Hosp Mt Scopus, Dept Obstet & Gynecol, Jerusalem, Israel.

 

New Hot Paper Comment by: Kerstin
Field: Molecular Biology & Genetics

Article Title: Genome of the marsupial Monodelphis domestica reveals innovation in non-coding sequences
Authors: Mikkelsen, TS;Wakefield, MJ;Aken, B;Amemiya, CT;Chang, JL;Duke, S;Garber, M;Gentles, AJ;Goodstadt, L;Heger, A;Jurka, J;Kamal, M;Mauceli, E;Searle, SMJ;Sharpe, T;Baker, ML;Batzer, MA;Benos, PV;Belov, K;Clamp, M;Cook, A;Cuff, J;Das, R;Davidow, L;Deakin, JE;Fazzari, MJ;Glass, JL;Grabherr, M;Greally, JM;Gu, WJ;Hore, TA;Huttley, GA;Kleber, M;Jirtle, RL;Koina, E;Lee, JT;Mahony, S;Marra, MA;Miller, RD;Nicholls, RD;Oda, M;Papenfuss, AT;Parra, ZE;Pollock, DD;Ray, DA;Schein, JE;Speed, TP;Thompson, K;VandeBerg, JL;Wade, CM;Walker, JA;Waters, PD;Webber, C;Weidman, JR;Xie, XH;Zody, MC;Graves, JAM;Ponting, CP;Breen, M;Samollow, PB;Lander, ES; Lindblad-Toh, K;Broad Inst Genome Sequencing Platf;Broad Inst Whole Genome Assembly
Journal: NATURE
Volume: 447
Issue: 7141
Page: 167-U1
Year: MAY 10 2007
* MIT, Broad Inst, 7 Cambridge Ctr, Cambridge, MA 02142 USA.
* MIT, Broad Inst, Cambridge, MA 02142 USA.
* Harvard Univ, Cambridge, MA 02142 USA.
* MIT, Div Hlth Sci & Technol, Cambridge, MA 02139 USA.
* Walter & Eliza Hall Inst Med Res, Bioinformat Div, Parkville, Vic 3050, Australia.
* Wellcome Trust Sanger Inst, Cambridge CB10 1SA, England.
* Benaroya Res Inst Virginia Mason, Mol Genet Program, Seattle, WA 98101 USA.
* N Carolina State Univ, Coll Vet Med, Dept Mol Biomed Sci, Raleigh, NC 27606 USA.
* Stanford Univ, Sch Med, Stanford, CA 94305 USA.
* Genet Informat Res Inst, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA.
* Univ Oxford, MRC Funct Genet Unit, Dept Physiol Anat & Genet, Oxford OX1 3QX, England.
* Univ New Mexico, Ctr Evolutionary & Theoret Immunol, Dept Biol, Albuquerque, NM 87131 USA.
* Louisiana State Univ, Ctr Biomodular Multiscale Syst, Dept Biol Sci, Biol Computat & Visualizat Ctr, Baton Rouge, LA 70803 USA.
* Univ Pittsburgh, Dept Computat Biol, Pittsburgh, PA 15260 USA.
* Univ Sydney, Fac Vet Sci, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.
* Duke Univ, Med Ctr, Dept Radiat Oncol, Durham, NC 27710 USA.
* Massachusetts Gen Hosp, Howard Hughes Med Inst, Dept Mol Biol, Boston, MA 02114 USA.
* Harvard Univ, Sch Med, Dept Genet, Boston, MA 02114 USA.
* Australian Natl Univ, Res Sch Biol Sci, ARC Ctr Kangaroo Genom, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia.
* Yeshiva Univ Albert Einstein Coll Med, Dept Med Hematol & Mol Genet, Bronx, NY 10461 USA.
* Univ Colorado, Hlth Sci Ctr, Dept Biochem & Mol Genet, Aurora, CO 80045 USA.
* Australian Natl Univ, John Curtin Sch Med Res, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia.
* British Columbia Canc Agcy, Genome Sci Ctr, Vancouver, BC V5Z4S6, Canada.
* Childrens Hosp Pittsburgh, Res Ctr, Dept Pediat, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 USA.
* W Virginia Univ, Dept Biol, Morgantown, WV 26505 USA.
* SW Fdn Biomed Res, Dept Genet, San Antonio, TX 78245 USA.
* SW Fdn Biomed Res, SW Natl Primate Res Ctr, San Antonio, TX 78245 USA.
* Massachusetts Gen Hosp, Ctr Human Genet Res, Boston, MA 02114 USA.
* N Carolina State Univ, Ctr Comparat Med & Translat Res, Raleigh, NC 27606 USA.
* Texas A&M Univ, Dept Vet Integrat Biosci, College Stn, TX 77843 USA.
* Whitehead Inst Biomed Res, Cambridge, MA 02142 USA.


Field: Multidisciplinary
Article Title: Far-field optical nanoscopy
Authors: Hell, SW
Journal: SCIENCE
Volume: 316
Issue: 5828
Page: 1153-1158
Year: MAY 25 2007
* Max Planck Inst Biophys Chem, Dept Nanobiophoton, D-37070 Gottingen, Germany.
* Max Planck Inst Biophys Chem, Dept Nanobiophoton, D-37070 Gottingen, Germany.
* Deutsch Krebsforschungszentrum, German Canc Res Ctr, High Resolut Opt Microscopy Div, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany.


Field: Neuroscience & Behavior
Article Title: A beta Oligomers - a decade of discovery
Authors: Walsh, DM;Selkoe, DJ
Journal: J NEUROCHEM
Volume: 101
Issue: 5
Page: 1172-1184
Year: JUN 2007
* Univ Coll Dublin, Lab Neurodegenerat Res, Conway Inst, Dublin 4, Ireland.
* Univ Coll Dublin, Lab Neurodegenerat Res, Conway Inst, Dublin 4, Ireland.
* Harvard Univ, Sch Med, Dept Neurol, Boston, MA 02115 USA.
* Brigham & Womens Hosp, Ctr Neurol Dis, Boston, MA 02115 USA.


McKenzieThe author(s) have sent in images corresponding to their work.New Hot Paper Comment by: Edward A. McKenzie
Field: Pharmacology & Toxicology
Article Title: Heparanase: a target for drug discovery in cancer and inflammation
Authors: McKenzie, EA
Journal: BRIT J PHARMACOL
Volume: 151
Issue: 1
Page: 1-14
Year: MAY 2007
* Univ Manchester, Fac Life Sci, Micael Smith Bldg,Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL, Lancs, England.
* Univ Manchester, Fac Life Sci, Manchester M13 9PL, Lancs, England.


Field: Physics
Article Title: Electronic measurement and control of spin transport in silicon
Authors: Appelbaum, I;Huang, BQ;Monsma, DJ
Journal: NATURE
Volume: 447
Issue: 7142
Page: 295-298
Year: MAY 17 2007
* Univ Delaware, Dept Elect & Comp Engn, Newark, DE 19716 USA.
* Univ Delaware, Dept Elect & Comp Engn, Newark, DE 19716 USA.
* Cambridge Nano Tech Inc, Cambridge, MA 02139 USA.


Field: Plant & Animal Science
Article Title: Signals from chloroplasts converge to regulate nuclear gene expression
Authors: Koussevitzky, S;Nott, A;Mockler, TC;Hong, F;Sachetto-Martins, G;Surpin, M;Lim, IJ;Mittler, R;Chory, J
Journal: SCIENCE
Volume: 316
Issue: 5825
Page: 715-719
Year: MAY 4 2007
* Salk Inst Biol Studies, Howard Hughes Med Inst, 10010 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, CA 92037 USA.
* Salk Inst Biol Studies, Howard Hughes Med Inst, La Jolla, CA 92037 USA.
* Salk Inst Biol Studies, Plant Biol Lab, La Jolla, CA 92037 USA.
* Univ Nevada, Dept Biochem & Mol Biol, Reno, NV 89557 USA.
* Hebrew Univ Jerusalem, Dept Plant Sci, IL-91904 Jerusalem, Israel.


Field: Psychiatry/Psychology
Article Title: A high-density whole-genome association study reveals that APOE is the major susceptibility gene for sporadic late-onset Alzheimer's disease
Authors: Coon, KD;Myers, AJ;Craig, DW;Webster, JA;Pearson, JV;Lince, DH;Zismann, VL;Beach, TG;Leung, D;Bryden, L;Halperin, RF;Marlowe, L;Kaleem, M;Walker, DG;Ravid, R;Heward, CB;Rogers, J;Papassotiropoulos, A;Reiman, EM;Hardy, J;Stephan, DA
Journal: J CLIN PSYCHIAT
Volume: 68
Issue: 4
Page: 613-618
Year: APR 2007
* TGen Translat Genom Res Inst, Neurogenom Div, 400 N 5th St,Suite 1600, Phoenix, AZ 85004 USA.
* TGen Translat Genom Res Inst, Neurogenom Div, Phoenix, AZ 85004 USA.
* Univ Miami, Miller Sch Med, Dept Psychiat & Behav Sci, Miami, FL 33152 USA.
* Sun Hlth Res Inst, Sun City, AZ USA.
* NIA, Neurogenet Lab, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892 USA.
* Royal Dutch Acad Sci, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
* Kronos Sci Labs, Phoenix, AZ USA.
* Univ Zurich, Div Psychiat Res, Zurich, Switzerland.


Field: Social Sciences, general
Article Title: How can we increase translation of research into practice? Types of evidence needed
Authors: Glasgow, RE;Emmons, KM
Journal: ANNU REV PUBLIC HEALTH
Volume: 28
Issue:
Page: :413-433
Year: 2007
* Kaiser Permanente, Denver, CO 80231 USA.
* Kaiser Permanente, Denver, CO 80231 USA.
* Dana Farber Canc Inst, Boston, MA 02115 USA.
* Harvard Univ, Sch Publ Hlth, Boston, MA 02115 USA.


Page New Hot Paper Comment by Lyman Page
Field: Space Science
Article Title: Three-year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) observations: Polarization analysis
Authors: Page, L;Hinshaw, G;Komatsu, E;Nolta, MR;Spergel, DN;Bennett, CL;Barnes, C;Bean, R;Dore, O;Dunkley, J;Halpern, M;Hill, RS;Jarosik, N;Kogut, A;Limon, M;Meyer, SS;Odegard, N;Peiris, HV;Tucker, GS;Verde, L;Weiland, JL;Wollack, E;Wright, EL
Journal: ASTROPHYS J SUPPL SER
Volume: 170
Issue: 2
Page: 335-376
Year: JUN 2007
* Princeton Univ, Dept Phys, Jadwin Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544 USA.
* Princeton Univ, Dept Phys, Princeton, NJ 08544 USA.
* NASA, Goddard Space Flight Ctr, Greenbelt, MD 20771 USA.
* Univ Texas, Dept Astron, Austin, TX 78712 USA.
* Univ Toronto, Canadian Inst Theoret Astrophys, Toronto, ON M5S 3H8, Canada.
* Princeton Univ, Dept Astrophys Sci, Princeton, NJ 08544 USA.
* Johns Hopkins Univ, Dept Phys & Astron, Baltimore, MD 21218 USA.
* Cornell Univ, Ithaca, NY 14853 USA.
* Univ British Columbia, Dept Phys & Astron, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1, Canada.
* Univ Chicago, Dept Phys & Astrophys, Chicago, IL 60637 USA.
* Univ Chicago, KICP, Chicago, IL 60637 USA.
* Univ Chicago, EFI, Chicago, IL 60637 USA.
* Brown Univ, Dept Phys, Providence, RI 02912 USA.
* Univ Penn, Dept Phys & Astron, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA.
* UCLA Astron, Los Angeles, CA 90095 USA.



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