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Brighter World: McMaster research tops global list of buzzworthy findings

McMaster University, research, food, dieting, fats, low-fat dietsAn academic article debunking the myths of low-fat diets led by McMaster University researchers has been ranked first in 2017 by an international ranking system of scholarly publications.

The annual U.K.-based Altmetric Top 100 highlights published research papers in 2017 that have generated significant international online attention and discussion from mainstream news media, blogs, Wikipedia, social media platforms, including Twitter, Reddit and Facebook, and in scholarly spaces such as post-publication peer-review forums and patient advocacy groups.

McMaster researchers led three of the top 100 papers, and contributed to an additional one.

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