Subject Number of Papers Relative Index
India China Brazil World India China Brazil
Medicine 3422 6617 2870 198997 0.75 0.95 0.97
Biochemistry 1674 2720 992 77903 0.94 1.00 0.85
Pharmacology 1460 1123 403 25030 2.56 1.28 1.08
Agriculture 432 258 265 8555 2.22 0.86 2.08
Chemistry 337 440 58 4273 3.46 2.94 0.91
Neurosciences 161 309 231 10189 0.69 0.87 1.52
Immunology 144 272 171 10031 0.63 0.77 1.14
Table 7: Relative index of publication output in diabetes research under different subjects, 2000-2009.