(The H4-Index of Placenta is 27. 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 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
A structured review of placental morphology and histopathological lesions associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection159
Consistent localization of SARS-CoV-2 spike glycoprotein and ACE2 over TMPRSS2 predominance in placental villi of 15 COVID-19 positive maternal-fetal dyads104
The placenta in fetal growth restriction: What is going wrong?101
SARS-CoV-2 placentitis: An uncommon complication of maternal COVID-1996
Placental barrier against COVID-1966
Trophoblast invasion: Lessons from abnormally invasive placenta (placenta accreta)62
Placental lesions and SARS-Cov-2 infection: Diffuse placenta damage associated to poor fetal outcome52
Review: Histotrophic nutrition and the placental-endometrial dialogue during human early pregnancy45
Syncytins expressed in human placental trophoblast43
Review of MRI imaging for placenta accreta spectrum: Pathophysiologic insights, imaging signs, and recent developments42
Trophoblast lineage-specific differentiation and associated alterations in preeclampsia and fetal growth restriction40
Meta-analysis on COVID-19-pregnancy-related placental pathologies shows no specific pattern40
Ferroptosis, trophoblast lipotoxic damage, and adverse pregnancy outcome39
Maternal stress, placental 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 2, and infant HPA axis development in humans: Psychosocial and physiological pathways38
Upregulation of METTL3 expression and m6A RNA methylation in placental trophoblasts in preeclampsia37
Placental macrophages: Origin, heterogeneity, function and role in pregnancy-associated infections35
Exploring the causes and consequences of maternal metabolic maladaptations during pregnancy: Lessons from animal models33
PGE2 vs PGF2α in human parturition33
Update review on five top clinical applications of human amniotic membrane in regenerative medicine32
Placental pathology in COVID-19 affected pregnant women: A prospective case-control study32
A crossroad between placental and tumor biology: What have we learnt?30
Abnormalities of placental development and function are associated with the different fetal growth patterns of hypoplastic left heart syndrome and transposition of the great arteries29
Novel approaches to combat preeclampsia: from new drugs to innovative delivery29
Human implantation: The complex interplay between endometrial receptivity, inflammation, and the microbiome29
The role of obesity and gestational diabetes on placental size and fetal oxygenation29
First trimester biomarkers for prediction of gestational diabetes mellitus29
Placental MRI: Effect of maternal position and uterine contractions on placental BOLD MRI measurements28
Placental structural abnormalities in gestational diabetes and when they develop: A scoping review27
Uterine body placenta accreta spectrum: A detailed literature review27
Placental miRNAs in feto-maternal communication mediated by extracellular vesicles27
Research on nanoparticles in human perfused placenta: State of the art and perspectives27
Factors preventing materno-fetal transmission of SARS-CoV-227