2014 Nobel Prize predictions from Thomson Reuters citation data! #science


Next week is Nobel Week, when the 2014 Nobel Prizes will be announced. CauseScience will be posting the announced winners as they happen! Thomson Reuters has some predictions for the science Nobel Prizes based on citations. Check them out here. They have predicted three groups for the Nobel Prize in Medicine. These include:

– 3 scientists involved in the discovery of large-scale copy number variation and its association with diseases.

– 3 scientists that performed fundamental discoveries concerning eukaryotic transcription and gene regulation

– and David Julius for elucidating mechanisms of pain sensation

Below is a nice infographic about the Thomson Reuters predictions: