(The TQCC of Placenta is 3. 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
First trimester biomarkers for prediction of gestational diabetes mellitus29
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
Placental MRI: Effect of maternal position and uterine contractions on placental BOLD MRI measurements28
Factors preventing materno-fetal transmission of SARS-CoV-227
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
PlacentaCellEnrich: A tool to characterize gene sets using placenta cell-specific gene enrichment analysis26
Potential SARS-CoV-2 interactions with proteins involved in trophoblast functions – An in-silico study26
Placental small extracellular vesicles: Current questions and investigative opportunities26
Differences in cytochrome p450 enzyme expression and activity in fetal and adult tissues26
Maternal interventions to prevent adverse fetal programming outcomes due to maternal malnutrition: Evidence in animal models26
Decreased maternal serum adiponectin and increased insulin-like growth factor-1 levels along with increased placental glucose transporter-1 expression in gestational diabetes mellitus: Possible role i25
Molecular characteristics of established trophoblast-derived cell lines24
CircSFXN1 regulates the behaviour of trophoblasts and likely mediates preeclampsia24
Ultrasound-histopathologic features of the utero-placental interface in placenta accreta spectrum24
Placental mitochondrial function in response to gestational exposures23
MiR-124–3p promotes trophoblast cell HTR-8/SVneo pyroptosis by targeting placental growth factor22
Circ_0001438 participates in the pathogenesis of preeclampsia via the circ_0001438/miR-942/NLRP3 regulatory network22
Early pathways, biomarkers, and four distinct molecular subclasses of preeclampsia: The intersection of clinical, pathological, and high-dimensional biology studies22
Extracellular vesicles as critical mediators of maternal-fetal communication during pregnancy and their potential role in maternal metabolism22
Umbilical cord plasma-derived exosomes from preeclamptic women induce vascular dysfunction by targeting HMGCS1 in endothelial cells22
Placental syncytiotrophoblast extracellular vesicles enter primary endothelial cells through clathrin-mediated endocytosis22
CircLRRK1 targets miR-223-3p to inhibit the proliferation, migration and invasion of trophoblast cells by regulating the PI3K/AKT signaling pathway21
Anti-inflammatory effects of phenolic acids punicalagin and curcumin in human placenta and adipose tissue21
The use of elastography in placental research – A literature review21
Investigating the risk of maternal-fetal transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in early pregnancy21
Paradigms for investigating invasive trophoblast cell development and contributions to uterine spiral artery remodeling20
Commentary on a combined approach to the problem of developing biomarkers for the prediction of spontaneous preterm labor that leads to preterm birth20
Derivation of endometrial gland organoids from term placenta20
T2* placental MRI in pregnancies complicated with fetal congenital heart disease20
3-Dimensional JEG-3 choriocarcinoma cell organoids as a model for trophoblast expansion and differentiation19
Stretch, scratch, and stress: Suppressors and supporters of senescence in human fetal membranes19
Fetal exposure to environmental chemicals; insights from placental perfusion studies19
Pandemic stress and SARS-CoV-2 infection are associated with pathological changes at the maternal-fetal interface18
PFKFB3 regulates lipopolysaccharide-induced excessive inflammation and cellular dysfunction in HTR-8/Svneo cells: Implications for the role of PFKFB3 in preeclampsia18
The role of β-HCG and VEGF-MEK/ERK signaling pathway in villi angiogenesis in patients with missed abortion18
ELABELA alleviates syncytiotrophoblast hypoxia/reoxygenation injury and preeclampsia-like symptoms in mice by reducing apoptosis17
Structural changes to the brood pouch of male pregnant seahorses (Hippocampus abdominalis) facilitate exchange between father and embryos17
Placental deficiency during maternal SARS-CoV-2 infection17
Circ_0085296 suppresses trophoblast cell proliferation, invasion, and migration via modulating miR-144/E-cadherin axis17
Adaptive responses to maternal nutrient restriction alter placental transport in ewes17
Maternal stress in relation to sex-specific expression of placental genes involved in nutrient transport, oxygen tension, immune response, and the glucocorticoid barrier17
SIRT1 regulates trophoblast senescence in premature placental aging in preeclampsia17
Quercetin improved histological structure and upregulated adiponectin and adiponectin receptors in the placenta of rats with gestational diabetes mellitus17
miR-15b-5p promotes expression of proinflammatory cytokines in human placenta by inhibiting Apelin signaling pathway17
Heme oxygenase-1 gene modified human placental mesenchymal stem cells promote placental angiogenesis and spiral artery remodeling by improving the balance of angiogenic factors in vitro16
Placental weight centiles adjusted for age, parity and fetal sex16
Maternal altitude and risk of low birthweight: A systematic review and meta-analyses16
Maternal oxycodone treatment causes pathophysiological changes in the mouse placenta16
Differentially expressed circular RNAs and the competing endogenous RNA network associated with preeclampsia16
New endometrial immune cell-based score (EI-score) for the prediction of implantation success for patients undergoing IVF/ICSI16
The risk factors associated with placenta previa: An umbrella review16
Multiscale three-dimensional imaging of the placenta16
Cyclosporin A alleviates trophoblast apoptosis and senescence by promoting autophagy in preeclampsia15
The role of maternal–foetal interface inflammation mediated by NLRP3 inflammasome in the pathogenesis of recurrent spontaneous abortion15
Oxidative stress biomarkers in fetal growth restriction with and without preeclampsia15
microRNA-210/ Long non-coding RNA MEG3 axis inhibits trophoblast cell migration and invasion by suppressing EMT process15
Third trimester stillbirth during the first wave of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: Similar rates with increase in placental vasculopathic pathology15
Maternal risk factors associated with persistent placenta previa15
The placental pathology in Coronavirus disease 2019 infected mothers and its impact on pregnancy outcome15
Clinical factors associated with a placenta accreta spectrum15
Endocytosis in the placenta: An undervalued mediator of placental transfer15
MiR-193b inhibits autophagy and apoptosis by targeting IGFBP5 in high glucose-induced trophoblasts15
Transgenic expression of human C19MC miRNAs impacts placental morphogenesis15
Serum miRNA biomarker discovery for placenta accreta spectrum15
Air pollution and pre-eclampsia; associations and potential mechanisms15
Transient loss of endothelial cells in human spiral artery remodelling during early pregnancy: Challenging the dogma15
Placental hypoxia: What have we learnt from small animal models?15
MiR-135a-5p promotes the migration and invasion of trophoblast cells in preeclampsia by targeting β-TrCP14
Oxidative stress markers in preeclamptic placentas: A systematic review with meta-analysis14
Brain and placental transcriptional responses as a readout of maternal and paternal preconception stress are fetal sex specific14
Placental magnetic resonance imaging in chronic hypertension: A case-control study14
Sulforaphane improves vascular reactivity in mouse and human arteries after “preeclamptic-like” injury14
Iodothyronine deiodinase 2 (DiO2) regulates trophoblast cell line cycle, invasion and apoptosis; and its downregulation is associated with early recurrent miscarriage14
Pericytes on placental capillaries in terminal villi preferentially cover endothelial junctions in regions furthest away from the trophoblast14
Maternal, fetal and placental regulation of placental iron trafficking14
Placental blood flow sensing and regulation in fetal growth restriction14
Understanding the uterine artery Doppler waveform and its relationship to spiral artery remodelling14
Placental SARS-CoV-2 distribution correlates with level of tissue oxygenation in COVID-19-associated necrotizing histiocytic intervillositis/perivillous fibrin deposition14
Isolation and characterization human chorion membrane trophoblast and mesenchymal cells14
Telomere erosion as a placental clock: From placental pathologies to adverse pregnancy outcomes14
Gestational trophoblastic neoplasia: Novelties and challenges14
Preeclampsia: inflammatory signature of decidual cells in early manifestation of disease14
High altitude regulates the expression of AMPK pathways in human placenta14
Second trimester uterine arteries pulsatility index is a function of placental pathology and provides insights on stillbirth aetiology: A multicenter matched case-control study14
Maternal obesity increases the risk of fetal cardiac dysfunction via visceral adipose tissue derived exosomes13
Baicalein suppresses high glucose-induced inflammation and apoptosis in trophoblasts by targeting the miRNA-17-5p-Mfn1/2-NF-κB pathway13
Neutrophils in preterm birth: Friend or foe?13
Sulforaphane improves syncytiotrophoblast mitochondrial function after in vitro hypoxic and superoxide injury13
Impact of World War 1 on placenta weight, birth weight and other anthropometric parameters of neonatal health13
Dysregulated miRNAs contribute to altered placental glucose metabolism in patients with gestational diabetes via targeting GLUT1 and HK213
Circ-AK2 is associated with preeclampsia and regulates biological behaviors of trophoblast cells through miR-454–3p/THBS213
Association of periodontitis with pre term low birth weight – A review13
Extracellular vesicles and their role in gestational diabetes mellitus13
The clinical impact of maternal COVID-19 on mothers, their infants, and placentas with an analysis of vertical transfer of maternal SARS-CoV-2-specific IgG antibodies13
Sex matters: XIST and DDX3Y gene expression as a tool to determine fetal sex in human first trimester placenta13
The placental programming hypothesis: Placental endocrine insufficiency and the co-occurrence of low birth weight and maternal mood disorders13
Low-level SARS-CoV-2 viremia coincident with COVID placentitis and stillbirth13
Lactobacillus crispatus promotes invasion of the HTR-8/SVneo trophoblast cell line13
Syncytiotrophoblast stress in early onset preeclampsia: The issues perpetuating the syndrome13
The challenge of using nanotherapy during pregnancy: Technological aspects and biomedical implications12
Combining metformin and sulfasalazine additively reduces the secretion of antiangiogenic factors from the placenta: Implications for the treatment of preeclampsia12
Aberrantly up-regulated miR-142-3p inhibited the proliferation and invasion of trophoblast cells by regulating FOXM112
Placental dysfunction: The core mechanism for poor neurodevelopmental outcomes in the offspring of preeclampsia pregnancies12
Understanding decidual vasculopathy and the link to preeclampsia: A review12
Doppler studies of placental function12
Identification and validation of DNA methylation changes in pre-eclampsia12
Know the game: Insights to help early career researchers successfully navigate academia12
Long non-coding RNA SNHG29 regulates cell senescence via p53/p21 signaling in spontaneous preterm birth12
Placental apoptotic markers are associated with placental morphometry12
Evaluation of vertical transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in utero: Nine pregnant women and their newborns12
Histomorphological changes of the placenta and umbilical cord in pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes mellitus12
The road (not) taken – Placental transfer and interspecies differences12
Placenta morphology and biomarkers in pregnancies with congenital heart disease – A systematic review12
Hypoxic effects on the mitochondrial content and functions of the placenta in fetal growth restriction12
Chronic villitis of unknown etiology: Investigations into viral pathogenesis12
Polymorphisms of hypertension susceptibility genes as a risk factors of preeclampsia in the Caucasian population of central Russia12
Upregulation of METTL14 contributes to trophoblast dysfunction by elevating FOXO3a expression in an m6A-dependent manner12
Trimethylamine N-Oxide increases soluble fms-like tyrosine Kinase-1 in human placenta via NADPH oxidase dependent ROS accumulation11
Paternal low protein diet and the supplementation of methyl-donors impact fetal growth and placental development in mice11
Placental histopathology in sickle cell disease: A descriptive and hypothesis-generating study11
Comparative study of placental T2* and intravoxel incoherent motion in the prediction of fetal growth restriction11
The metabolic landscape of decidua in recurrent pregnancy loss using a global metabolomics approach11
Stomatin-like protein 2 (SLP2) regulates the proliferation and invasion of trophoblast cells by modulating mitochondrial functions11
Magnetic resonance imaging of placentome development in the pregnant Ewe11
FGF15/FGF19 alleviates insulin resistance and upregulates placental IRS1/GLUT expression in pregnant mice fed a high-fat diet11
Placental distribution of endogenous and exogenous substances: A pilot study utilizing cryo-sampled specimen off delivery room11
First trimester serum PIGF is associated with placenta accreta11
Molar pregnancy in the last 50 years: A bibliometric analysis of global research output11
Platelet alloimmunization is associated with low grade chronic histiocytic intervillositis - A new link to a rare placental lesion?11
Diagnostic capacity of sFlt-1/PlGF ratio in fetal growth restriction: A systematic review and meta-analysis11
Effect and mechanism of prophylactic use of tadalafil during pregnancy on l-NAME-induced preeclampsia-like rats11
Visualizing ultrastructural details of placental tissue with super-resolution structured illumination microscopy11
Prediction of hypertension in pregnancy in high risk women using maternal factors and serial placental profile in second and third trimester11
Maternal, placental, and fetal distribution of titanium after repeated titanium dioxide nanoparticle inhalation through pregnancy11
Placental MRI: Development of an MRI compatible ex vivo system for whole placenta dual perfusion11
SIRT3 deficiency affects the migration, invasion, tube formation and necroptosis of trophoblast and is implicated in the pathogenesis of preeclampsia11
The effects of exercise during pregnancy on placental composition: A systematic review and meta-analysis11
Current understanding of autophagy in intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy11
Perfusion fraction derived from IVIM analysis of diffusion-weighted MRI in the assessment of placental vascular malperfusion antenatally11
Impact of location on placentation in live tubal and cesarean scar ectopic pregnancies11
Prenatal interventions for fetal growth restriction in animal models: A systematic review10
Antiviral properties of placental growth factors: A novel therapeutic approach for COVID-19 treatment10
Diminished trophoblast differentiation in early onset preeclampsia10
From stem cells to spiral arteries: A journey through early placental development10
MRI based morphological examination of the placenta10
Folding of the syncytiotrophoblast basal plasma membrane increases the surface area available for exchange in human placenta10
Coronavirus disease 2019 and the placenta: A literature review10
Amniotic fluid stem cells as a novel strategy for the treatment of fetal and neonatal neurological diseases10
Regulation of trophoblast cell invasion by Pyruvate Kinase isozyme M2 (PKM2)10
Chronic Intervillositis of Unknown Etiology (CIUE): Prevalence, patterns and reproductive outcomes at a tertiary referral institution10
Chronic villitis: Refining the risk ratio of recurrence using a large placental pathology sample10
Elevated placental histone H3K4 methylation via upregulated histone methyltransferases SETD1A and SMYD3 in preeclampsia and its possible involvement in hypoxia-induced pathophysiological process10
O-GlcNAc transferase contributes to sex-specific placental deregulation in gestational diabetes10
A mouse model of placenta accreta spectrum10
Integrated analysis of multiple microarray studies to identify novel gene signatures in preeclampsia10
Prevention of preterm birth: Proactive and reactive clinical practice-are we on the right track?10
Placentation and embryo death in the plains viscacha (Lagostomus maximus)10
The vascular equator in monochorionic twin placentas9
T2* weighted placental MRI in relation to placental histology and birth weight9
Addressing microchimerism in pregnancy by ex vivo human placenta perfusion9
Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 immunoglobulins in pregnant women and neonatal cord blood from a highly impacted region9
Association between maternal hemoglobin concentration and placental weight to birthweight ratio: The Japan Environment and Children's Study (JECS)9
Umbilical cord compromise versus other clinical conditions predisposing to placental fetal vascular malperfusion9
Predictors of adverse neonatal outcome in pregnancies complicated by placenta previa9
A disintegrin and metalloproteinase 12 (ADAM12) is reduced at 36 weeks’ gestation in pregnancies destined to deliver small for gestational age infants9
Brood pouch evolution in pipefish and seahorse based on histological observation9
Evaluation of oxidative stress markers in subtypes of preeclampsia: A systematic review and meta-analysis9
The effect of gestational diabetes on the expression of mitochondrial fusion proteins in placental tissue9
Three-dimensional visualisation of the feto-placental vasculature in humans and rodents9
CircHIPK3 contributes to human villous trophoblast growth, migration and invasion via modulating the pathway of miR-346/KCMF19
The (pro)renin receptor (ATP6AP2) does not play a role in syncytialisation of term human primary trophoblast cells9
The abnormal expression of Tim-3 is involved in the regulation of myeloid-derived suppressor cells and its correlation with preeclampsia9
The association between first trimester placental biomarkers and placental lesions of maternal vascular malperfusion9
Cytogenomics of six human trophoblastic cell lines9
Associations between AGT, MTHFR, and VEGF gene polymorphisms and preeclampsia in the Chinese population9
TAM and TIM receptors mRNA expression in Zika virus infected placentas9
Maternal platelets at the first trimester maternal-placental interface – Small players with great impact on placenta development9
Dynamic contrast enhanced magnetic resonance imaging: A review of its application in the assessment of placental function9
Molecular mechanisms regulating lysophosphatidylcholine acyltransferase 1 (LPCAT1) in human pregnancy9
The polarized localization of lipoprotein receptors and cholesterol transporters in the syncytiotrophoblast of the placenta is reproducible in a monolayer of primary human trophoblasts9
The m6A methyltransferase METTL3 promotes trophoblast cell invasion by regulating MYLK expression9
Massive perivillous fibrin deposition of the placenta and pregnancy outcome: A retrospective observational study9
Maternal thyroid profile in first and second trimester of pregnancy is correlated with gestational diabetes mellitus through machine learning9
The association between vein-to-vein anastomoses and birth weight discordance in relation to placental sharing in monochorionic twin placentas9
STAT3 signaling pathway is involved in the pathogenesis of miscarriage9
Connecting the dots on vertical transmission of SARS-CoV-2 using protein-protein interaction network analysis – Potential roles of placental ACE2 and ENDOU9
First-trimester utero-placental (vascular) development and embryonic and fetal growth: The Rotterdam periconception cohort9
The singular case of multiple chorangioma syndrome in an IVF pregnancy. Analysis of the case and review of literature9
Decidual and placental NOD1 is associated with inflammation in normal and preeclamptic pregnancies9
Isolated fetal neural tube defects associate with increased risk of placental pathology: Evidence from the Collaborative Perinatal Project9
Circ_0015382 is associated with preeclampsia and regulates biological behaviors of trophoblast cells through miR-149-5p/TFPI2 axis9
miR-486-5p inhibits invasion and migration of HTR8/SVneo trophoblast cells by down-regulating ARHGAP59
Ex vivo dual perfusion of an isolated human placenta cotyledon: Towards protocol standardization and improved inter-centre comparability8
A simple method to isolate term trophoblasts and maintain them in extended culture8
Suppression of human trophoblast syncytialization by human cytomegalovirus infection8
The diagnostic value of two-dimensional shear wave elastography in gestational diabetes mellitus8
Cleavage of the soluble (pro)renin receptor (sATP6AP2) in the placenta8
Uterine damage induces placenta accreta and immune imbalance at the maternal-fetal interface in the mouse8
Gardnerella vaginalis infection in pregnancy: Effects on placental development and neonatal outcomes8
Viviparity in the longest-living vertebrate, the Greenland shark (Somniosus microcephalus)8
Epidemiology of placenta accreta spectrum disorders in Chinese pregnant women: A multicenter hospital-based study8
Placental vascular tree characterization based on ex-vivo MRI with a potential application for placental insufficiency assessment8
Challenges in preterm birth research: Ghanaian perspective8
Circulating Tissue Factor Pathway Inhibitor (TFPI) is increased preceding preeclampsia diagnosis and in established preeclampsia8
On the use of multicompartment models of diffusion and relaxation for placental imaging8
Low-dose aspirin prevents LPS-induced preeclampsia-like phenotype via AQP-1 and the MAPK/ERK 1/2 pathway8
AOPPs induce HTR-8/SVneo cell apoptosis by downregulating the Nrf-2/ARE/HO-1 anti-oxidative pathway: Potential implications for preeclampsia8
Establishment and characterization of a new human first trimester Trophoblast cell line, AL078
Diagnostic accuracy of fetal growth charts for placenta-related fetal growth restriction8
Recurrence risk of villitis of unknown etiology: Analysis of a large retrospective cohort study, systematic review and meta-analysis8
MiR-187 regulates the proliferation, migration and invasion of human trophoblast cells by repressing BCL6-mediated activation of PI3K/AKT signaling8
Identification of placental androgen receptor isoforms in a sheep model of maternal allergic asthma8
Vitamin D alleviates hypoxia/reoxygenation-induced injury of human trophoblast HTR-8 cells by activating autophagy8
G-CSF: A vehicle for communication between trophoblasts and macrophages which may cause problems in recurrent spontaneous abortion8
Relationship between placental elastography, maternal pre-pregnancy body mass index and gestational weight gain8
Fatty acids in the placenta of appropiate- versus small-for-gestational-age infants at term birth8
Influence of culture media on the derivation and phenotype of fetal-derived placental mesenchymal stem/stromal cells across gestation8
Severe early-onset PE with or without FGR in Chinese women8
Increased placental expression of angiotensin-converting enzyme 2, the receptor of SARS-CoV-2, associated with hypoxia in twin anemia-polycythemia sequence (TAPS)8
Extracellular vesicles- crucial players in human pregnancy8
Preeclampsia serum increases CAV1 expression and cell permeability of human renal glomerular endothelial cells via down-regulating miR-199a-5p, miR-199b-5p, miR-2048
Retinopathy of prematurity in infants without fetal growth restriction is decreased with the progression of acute histologic chorioamnionitis: New observation as a protective factor against retinopath8
Periconceptional maternal and paternal homocysteine levels and early utero-placental (vascular) growth trajectories: The Rotterdam periconception cohort8