Molecular Reproduction and Development

(The TQCC of Molecular Reproduction and Development is 5. 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.)
Early embryo‐maternal communication in the oviduct: A review32
Update about the disrupting‐effects of phthalates on the human reproductive system31
Selection of competent oocytes by morphological criteria for assisted reproductive technologies29
Capacitation increases glucose consumption in murine sperm28
Pathways coordinating oocyte attrition and abundance during mammalian ovarian reserve establishment26
Transzonal projections: Essential structures mediating intercellular communication in the mammalian ovarian follicle26
First pregnancy after in vitro culture of early antral follicles in goats: Positive effects of anethole on follicle development and steroidogenesis26
Adult stem cells in endometrial regeneration: Molecular insights and clinical applications24
Relationship between the metabolic and lipid profile in follicular fluid of women undergoing in vitro fertilization20
Expression of chemerin and its receptors in the ovaries of prepubertal and mature gilts20
Hippo signaling, actin polymerization, and follicle activation in fragmented human ovarian cortex19
In vitro ameliorative effects of ellagic acid on vitality, motility and DNA quality in human spermatozoa17
Dysfunction in Sertoli cells participates in glucocorticoid‐induced impairment of spermatogenesis17
Bisphenol A‐induced mechanistic impairment of decidualization16
Sperm chromatin integrity and DNA methylation in Norwegian Red bulls of contrasting fertility16
Paternal contributors in recurrent pregnancy loss: Cues from comparative proteome profiling of seminal extracellular vesicles16
Characterization of rodent Sertoli cell primary cultures16
Feeding the modern sow to sustain high productivity15
Biological roles of l‐carnitine in oocyte and early embryo development15
Genetic causes of preimplantation embryo developmental failure15
TSSK3, a novel target for male contraception, is required for spermiogenesis15
STRA8 induces transcriptional changes in germ cells during spermatogonial development15
Cytokines and pregnancy: Potential regulation by histone deacetylases15
Oviduct epithelial cells‐derived extracellular vesicles improve preimplantation developmental competence of in vitro produced porcine parthenogenetic and cloned embryos14
Sirtuins in female meiosis and in reproductive longevity13
Metabolic pathways utilized by the porcine conceptus, uterus, and placenta12
Heat stress on oocyte or zygote compromises embryo development, impairs interferon tau production and increases reactive oxygen species and oxidative stress in bovine embryos produced in vitro12
The effects of endocrine‐disrupting chemicals on ovarian‐ and ovulation‐related fertility outcomes12
Domestication modulates the expression of genes involved in neurogenesis in high‐quality eggs of Sander lucioperca12
Small extracellular vesicles derived from in vivo‐ or in vitro‐produced bovine blastocysts have different miRNAs profiles—Implications for embryo‐maternal recognition12
Dendrobium nobile Lindl polysaccharides improve testicular spermatogenic function in streptozotocin‐induced diabetic rats12
Seeing is believing: Current methods to observe sperm acrosomal exocytosis in real time12
Adoptive transfers of CD4+CD25+ Tregs partially alleviate mouse premature ovarian insufficiency11
Nanoparticle‐mediated transgene expression of insulin‐like growth factor 1 in the growth restricted guinea pig placenta increases placenta nutrient transporter expression and fetal glucose conc11
Metformin improves epigenetic modification involved in oocyte growth and embryo development in polycystic ovary syndrome mice model11
Benefits and challenges of nanomaterials in assisted reproductive technologies11
miR‐221‐3p regulates apoptosis of ovarian granulosa cells via targeting FOXO1 in older women with diminished ovarian reserve (DOR)11
Activation of cAMP‐dependent phosphorylation pathways is independent of ROS production during mouse sperm capacitation11
Strategies for managing Asherman's syndrome and endometrial atrophy: Since the classical experimental models to the new bioengineering approach11
Atlas of receptor genes expressed by the bovine morula and corresponding ligand‐related genes expressed by uterine endometrium11
Upregulated microRNA‐423‐5p promotes oxidative stress through targeting glutathione S‐transferase mu 1 in asthenozoospermia10
Managing prolific sows in tropical environments10
Regulation of oocyte maturation: Role of conserved ERK signaling10
Loss of POLR1D results in embryonic lethality prior to blastocyst formation in mice10
Meiotic synapsis of homeologous chromosomes and mismatch repair protein detection in the parthenogenetic rock lizard Darevskia unisexualis9
Immunolocalization of melatonin receptor type 1 in the sheep ovary and involvement of the PI3K/Akt/FOXO3a signaling pathway in the effects of melatonin on survival and in vitro activation of primordia9
Integrated analysis of phosphoproteome and ubiquitylome in epididymal sperm of buffalo (Bubalus bubalis)9
Offspring of hyper prolific sows: Immunity, birthweight, and heterogeneous litters9
Procyanidin B1 promotes in vitro maturation of pig oocytes by reducing oxidative stress9
Structures and functions of cilia during vertebrate embryo development9
Genome‐wide chromatin occupancy of BRDT and gene expression analysis suggest transcriptional partners and specific epigenetic landscapes that regulate gene expression during spermatogenesis9
The antioxidant dieckol reduces damage of oxidative stress‐exposed porcine oocytes and enhances subsequent parthenotes embryo development8
A relaxin‐like gonad‐stimulating peptide identified from the starfish Astropecten scoparius8
Toll‐like receptor 2 mediates the immune response of the bovine oviductal ampulla to sperm binding8
Expression and localization of retinoid receptors in the testis of normal and infertile men8
Testes of DAZL null neonatal sheep lack prospermatogonia but maintain normal somatic cell morphology and marker expression8
Open questions on the functional biology of the yolk granules during embryo development8
Global analysis of FSH‐regulated gene expression and histone modification in mouse granulosa cells8
Identification and characterization of sex‐biased and differentially expressed miRNAs in gonadal developments of the Chinese mitten crab, Eriocheir sinensis8
Downregulation of gene expression and the outcome of ICSI in severe oligozoospermic patients: A preliminary study8
Different dietary combinations of folic acid and vitamin B12 in parental diet results in epigenetic reprogramming of IGF2R and KCNQ1OT1 in placenta and fetal tissues in mice8
DNA methylation establishment of CpG islands near maternally imprinted genes on chromosome 7 during mouse oocyte growth8
Follicular microenvironment: Oxidative stress and adiponectin correlated with steroids hormones in women undergoing in vitro fertilization7
Follicle development in pigs: State of the art7
Update on artificial insemination: Semen, techniques, and sow fertility7
The role of mtDNA in oocyte quality and embryo development7
Oocyte‐secreted factor TGFB2 enables mouse cumulus cell expansion in vitro7
Suggestions on cleavage embryo and blastocyst vitrification/transfer based on expression profile of ACE2 and TMPRSS2 in current COVID‐19 pandemic7
Novel insights into conceptus–maternal signaling during pregnancy establishment in pigs7
The vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) system as a key regulator of ovarian follicle angiogenesis and growth7
Mitophagy is involved in the mitochondrial dysfunction of vitrified porcine oocytes7
Sperm chromatin condensation and single‐ and double‐stranded DNA damage as important parameters to define male factor related recurrent miscarriage7
Using machine learning to study protein–protein interactions: From the uromodulin polymer to egg zona pellucida filaments6
Transcriptome analyses to reveal the dynamic change mechanism of pigeon magnum during one egg‐laying cycle6
IZUMO family member 3, IZUMO3, is involved in male fertility through the acrosome formation6
State of the art of nuclear transfer technologies for assisting mammalian reproduction6
Canine induced pluripotent stem cell maintenance under feeder‐free and chemically‐defined conditions6
Thyroid hormones: Metabolism and transportation in the fetoplacental unit6
Reproductive health of the sow during puerperium6
Science‐based quality control in boar semen production6
Ankyrin‐repeat and SOCS box‐containing protein 9 (ASB9) regulates ovarian granulosa cells function and MAPK signaling6
Proteome profiling of chicken ovarian follicles immediately before and after cyclic recruitment5
Postnatal developmental expression and localization of apelin and apelin receptor protein in the ovary and uterus of mice5
Chemical simulation of hypoxia in donor cells improves development of somatic cell nuclear transfer‐derived embryos and increases abundance of transcripts related to glycolysis5
Mouse Sertoli cells isolation by lineage tracing and sorting5
Regulation of Trpm activation and calcium wave initiation during Drosophila egg activation5
Human oocyte meiotic maturation is associated with a specific profile of alternatively spliced transcript isoforms5
Characterization of histone lysine β‐hydroxybutyrylation in bovine tissues, cells, and cumulus–oocyte complexes5
Follicular‐fluid proteomics during equine follicle development5
Low‐density lipoproteins protect sperm during cryopreservation in buffalo: Unraveling mechanism of action5
Whole‐body heat exposure causes developmental stage‐specific apoptosis of male germ cells5
Expression of sirtuins in ovarian follicles of postnatal mice5
Reconsidering “low‐dose”—Impacts of oral estrogen exposure during preimplantation embryo development5
A new hemizygous missense mutation, c.454T>C (p.S152P), in AKAP4 gene is associated with asthenozoospermia5
Inducing somatic cells into pluripotent stem cells is an important platform to study the mechanism of early embryonic development5
Generation and analysis of Prss28 and Prss29 deficient mice using CRISPR‐Cas9 genome‐editing5
Differential regulation of Hippo signaling pathway components between 8‐cell and blastocyst stages of bovine preimplantation embryogenesis5
Transcriptional dynamics of the circulating chicken primordial germ cells revealing key genes in cell adhesion and proliferation prior to gonad colonization5