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The evolving role of preprints in the dissemination of COVID-19 research and their impact on the science communication landscape

Overview of attention for article published in PLoS Biology, April 2021
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20 news outlets
blogs
6 blogs
twitter
171 tweeters
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

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48 Mendeley
Title
The evolving role of preprints in the dissemination of COVID-19 research and their impact on the science communication landscape
Published in
PLoS Biology, April 2021
DOI 10.1371/journal.pbio.3000959
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Authors

Nicholas Fraser, Liam Brierley, Gautam Dey, Jessica K. Polka, Máté Pálfy, Federico Nanni, Jonathon Alexis Coates

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 48 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 6 13%
Researcher 6 13%
Student > Master 6 13%
Student > Ph. D. Student 4 8%
Student > Doctoral Student 3 6%
Other 10 21%
Unknown 13 27%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 11 23%
Social Sciences 5 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 4 8%
Computer Science 3 6%
Engineering 2 4%
Other 9 19%
Unknown 14 29%