Seven Highly Cited Researchers in 2022 at the Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers


The list of Highly Cited Researchers™ identified by Clarivate in 2022 was released last November. This year, the Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers (CRC) has 7 Highly-Cited Researchers (HCR), 2 more than last year.

The HCR list identifies scientists whose publications in the Web of Science are among the top 1% most cited over the past decade, ranked by disciplinary field. They represent researchers who have the most impact and influence in their field.

Category Cross-Field

Marco Alifano: MD-PhD, Head of the Thoracic Surgery Department at Hôpital Cochin and researcher in the Inflammation, Complement and Cancer team at CRC.

Wolf Hervé Fridman: Team leader at the Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers in the Inflammation, Complement and Cancer  team. Historical founder of the CRC.

Jérôme Galon: Director of the Laboratory of Integrative Cancer Immunology team at CRC. Winner of the European Inventor Award 2019. Co-founder of the company Veracyte (formerly HalioDX). Already a HCR in 2020 and 2021.

Vlad Ratziu: MD-PhD, gastroenterologist at La Pitié-Salpétrière Hospital, researcher in the Metabolic Diseases, Diabetes and co-morbidities team of the CRC.

Jessica Zucman-Rossi: MD-PhD, professor at the University of Paris and at the Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou (AP-HP) – Current director of the Cordeliers Research Center and director of the Functional Genomics of Solid Tumors team at CRC.

Category Immunology

Oliver Kepp: Researcher in the Metabolism, Cancer and Immunity team, he is also Director of the Cellular Screening Facility at Institut Gustave Roussy.

Guido Kroemer: MD-PhD, Director of the Metabolism, Cancer and Immunity team at CRC. Contributor of more than 1000 publications, he appears in 4 different categories, i.e., in addition to Immunology: Clinical Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Molecular Biology and Genetics, which places him among the 0.8% of HCRs who appear in 3 or more categories. He was already listed in multiple categories in 2020 and 2021

This year, 6938 researchers from more than 70 countries/regions are listed as HCR. France is ranked 8th with 134 researchers identified in all fields.

Consult the complete list of HCR and the methodology used on the Clarivate Website.