This tool is particularly useful for quickly comparing the productivity of biomedical researchers in a visual manner.
These data are not comprehensive. They can exhibit biases due to limitations inherent in the original data sources. For example, for a given grantee the summary grant application data released by NIH lists only a single department affiliation, such that only this department gets credited with whatever data are associated with the grantee, even if the scientist is associated with multiple departments. [more