Physiological Reviews

(The TQCC of Physiological Reviews is 62. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Neuropathic Pain: From Mechanisms to Treatment550
Diversity and Biology of Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts533
Pregnancy and COVID-19384
Regulation of cerebral blood flow in humans: physiology and clinical implications of autoregulation316
Elevated Plasmin(ogen) as a Common Risk Factor for COVID-19 Susceptibility289
Regulation and metabolic functions of mTORC1 and mTORC2269
Brain Lateralization: A Comparative Perspective229
Physiology of the Endometrium and Regulation of Menstruation213
Brain mechanisms of insomnia: new perspectives on causes and consequences196
Molecular physiology of bile acid signaling in health, disease, and aging196
Fluid transport in the brain188
Behavioral and neurobiological mechanisms of pavlovian and instrumental extinction learning172
Bone metastasis: mechanisms, therapies, and biomarkers160
Exercise under heat stress: thermoregulation, hydration, performance implications, and mitigation strategies159
Microenvironmental Determinants of Pancreatic Cancer159
Cellular Circuits in the Brain and Their Modulation in Acute and Chronic Pain158
SUMO: From Bench to Bedside158
Developmental origins of metabolic diseases156
Obesity cardiomyopathy: evidence, mechanisms, and therapeutic implications153
Role of O-linked N-acetylglucosamine protein modification in cellular (patho)physiology139
Physiology and Pathophysiology of Itch128
Mitochondrial calcium exchange in physiology and disease128
Revisiting the Functional Anatomy of the Human Brain: Toward a Meta-Networking Theory of Cerebral Functions127
Sex determination, gonadal sex differentiation, and plasticity in vertebrate species124
Physiological roles of hydrogen sulfide in mammalian cells, tissues, and organs120
The complexity of Alzheimer’s disease: an evolving puzzle111
SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19: From the Bench to the Bedside108
Calcium-release channels: structure and function of IP3 receptors and ryanodine receptors97
Rho GTPase signaling in cancer progression and dissemination96
The Female Response to Seminal Fluid95
Cardiac Mechano-Electric Coupling: Acute Effects of Mechanical Stimulation on Heart Rate and Rhythm93
Carotid body chemoreceptors: physiology, pathology, and implications for health and disease92
The Urothelium: Life in a Liquid Environment90
The osteocyte as a signaling cell88
Cardiac transmembrane ion channels and action potentials: cellular physiology and arrhythmogenic behavior86
Physiology and pathophysiology of human airway mucus82
Glial Connexins and Pannexins in the Healthy and Diseased Brain80
Mitochondrial quality control in health and in Parkinson’s disease79
Inflammation and thrombosis in COVID-19 pathophysiology: proteinase-activated and purinergic receptors as drivers and candidate therapeutic targets76
Human temperature regulation under heat stress in health, disease, and injury76
Mitochondria in health, disease, and aging76
From Ancient to Emerging Infections: The Odyssey of Viruses in the Male Genital Tract75
The roles of calcium and ATP in the physiology and pathology of the exocrine pancreas73
Nongenomic Actions of Thyroid Hormone: The Integrin Component71
Ion Channels Controlling Circadian Rhythms in Suprachiasmatic Nucleus Excitability67
Neuronal Circuits in Barrel Cortex for Whisker Sensory Perception65
Are We Meeting the Promise of Endotypes and Precision Medicine in Asthma?62
The physiological control of eating: signals, neurons, and networks62