Stanford University places Dr. Eduardo Anitua in its ranking as the most influential Spanish researcher in the world of Dentistry

This list identifies the top 2% of the most cited and influential researchers in the world according to their scientific career.

Vitoria, 10th of March, 2021.. Doctor Eduardo Anitua, scientific director of the BTI Biotechnology Institute company, came out top of the list of Spanish researchers in the dental sector who feature in the ranking of the most relevant scientists in the world (Ranking of the World Scientists: World’s Top 2% Scientists), one of the most prestigious rankings of researchers at an international level, recognising these scientists as the most influential and cited in the world.

The ranking, put together recently by the University of Stanford and published in the Plos Biology journal, is based on several parameters that include the number of publications indexed in Elsevier’s Scopus database, citations received, h-index, works co-authored and a composite indicator (Score). As a result, a database of over 150,000 top scientists across various fields of knowledge has been created, representing 2% of the most important researchers out of a total of almost 7 million active scientists all around the world.

Specifically, in the area of Dentistry, it identifies 1,237 researchers in the world. Topping the Spanish list is Dr. Eduardo Anitua, who also figures prominently in the world ranking, in position number 62.

For doctor Eduardo Anitua, founder and scientific director at BTI, "featuring among the most cited researchers in the world is a significant international acknowledgement of the scientific quality of our work and encourages us to continue moving forward on the path that we embarked upon over 30 years ago”.

Spanish Scientist Top List in Odontology

Researcher Research Center #Pubs Score World Ranking
Eduardo Anitua BTI
Biotechnology Institute
241 4,0388397 62
Mariano Sanz Univ. Complutense 306 3,7541694 218
David Herrera Univ. Complutense 137 3,3328979 809
Cosme Gay-Escoda Univ. de Barcelona 280 3,2869952 912
Manuel Toledano Univ. de Granada 228 3,2866219 913
Jose Bagán Univ. de Valencia 230 3,2603692 986
Miguel Á. González-Moles Univ. de Granada 108 3,2391993 1053


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Written Press (Spanish)

NdP – Eduardo Anitua investigador español más influyente en Odontología según ranking Universidad Stanford

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Anitua, el investigador español más influyente en odontología para la Universidad de Stanford – El Correo

Eduardo Anitua, investigador español más influyente del mundo – Labor Dental

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