Top 10 Most Cited Papers Published in 2015

2015 was a very successful year for MDPI and our journals. To show you why, here is the second part of our Top 10 series – this time looking at the 10 Most Cited Papers Published in 2015!

1. The Multifaceted Role of Curcumin in Cancer Prevention and Treatment

Muthu K. Shanmugam, Grishma Rane, Madhu Mathi Kanchi, Frank Arfuso, Arunachalam Chinnathambi, M. E. Zayed, Sulaiman Ali Alharbi, Benny K. H. Tan, Alan Prem Kumar and Gautam Sethi

2. Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors in Clinical Studies as Templates for New Anticancer Agents

Madhusoodanan Mottamal, Shilong Zheng, Tien L. Huang and Guangdi Wang

3. Poriferan Chitin as a Versatile Template for Extreme Biomimetics

Marcin Wysokowski, Iaroslav Petrenko, Allison L. Stelling, Dawid Stawski, Teofil Jesionowski and Hermann Ehrlich

4. Inflationary Cosmology in Modified Gravity Theories

Kazuharu Bamba and Sergei D. Odintsov

5. Phytomelatonin: Assisting Plants to Survive and Thrive

Russel J. Reiter, Dun-Xian Tan, Zhou Zhou, Maria Helena Coelho Cruz, Lorena Fuentes-Broto and Annia Galano

6. Antimicrobial Polymeric Materials with Quaternary Ammonium and Phosphonium Salts

Yan Xue, Huining Xiao and Yi Zhang

7. Chitin and Chitosan Preparation from Marine Sources. Structure, Properties and Applications

Islem Younes and Marguerite Rinaudo

8. Silver Nanoparticles as Potential Antibacterial Agents

Gianluigi Franci, Annarita Falanga, Stefania Galdiero, Luciana Palomba, Mahendra Rai, Giancarlo Morelli and Massimiliano Galdiero

9. Antibiotic Discovery: Combatting Bacterial Resistance in Cells and in Biofilm Communities

Anahit Penesyan, Michael Gillings and Ian T. Paulsen

10. Preclinical Diagnosis of Magnetic Resonance (MR) Brain Images via Discrete Wavelet Packet Transform with Tsallis Entropy and Generalized Eigenvalue Proximal Support Vector Machine (GEPSVM)

Yudong Zhang, Zhengchao Dong, Shuihua Wang, Genlin Ji and Jiquan Yang