Research Output in Developing Countries Reveals 194% Increase in Five Years (PDF)
Published: Thursday 2nd July 2009 Category: Press Releases
Research4Life Demonstrates Profound Impact on Scholarly Landscape
London, 2 July 2009 – The partners of Research4Life announced today at the World Conference of Science Journalists 2009 that a new research impact analysis has demonstrated a dramatic rise in research output by scientists in the developing world since 2002. By comparing absolute growth in published research before (1996 – 2002) and after (2002 – 2008) the advent of the Research4Life programmes, the analysis has revealed a 194% or 6.4-fold increase in articles published in peer reviewed journals.