The list of The Top 100 Cited Immunology Articles Published in the Last 20 Years was generated by Thomson Reuters. The top papers were determined by citation rate. The number of citations is indicated inside the circle. Immunology papers were included in the set based upon:
Articles published in multidisciplinary journals classified as immunology-related by assessing all of their citing papers and cited papers, along with the Web of Science journal categories. The most frequently occurring category is determined among both the citing and cited papers. The article is then reassigned to the most frequently occurring category from this list.
The material and methods section of each article was reviewed for R&D Systems product usage. Publications citing the use of R&D Systems products are indicated in blue.