Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology

(The TQCC of Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology is 15. 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.)
TGF-β1 – A truly transforming growth factor in fibrosis and immunity261
Interaction between bone and immune cells: Implications for postmenopausal osteoporosis222
Spindle assembly checkpoint activation and silencing at kinetochores124
The substrate repertoire of γ-secretase/presenilin117
Non-canonical (non-SMAD2/3) TGF-β signaling in fibrosis: Mechanisms and targets95
Hepatic lipid droplet homeostasis and fatty liver disease94
Motile cilia and airway disease86
Direct trafficking pathways from the Golgi apparatus to the plasma membrane84
Filopodia and their links with membrane traffic and cell adhesion84
Iron in immune cell function and host defense84
Revisiting remyelination: Towards a consensus on the regeneration of CNS myelin83
Mammalian cell cycle cyclins80
GABAergic dysfunction, neural network hyperactivity and memory impairments in human aging and Alzheimer’s disease78
Origin and evolution of gibberellin signaling and metabolism in plants78
Microglia and lipids: how metabolism controls brain innate immunity77
Evolution and functional diversification of FLOWERING LOCUS T/TERMINAL FLOWER 1 family genes in plants74
Magnesium and inflammation: Advances and perspectives70
Mechanisms regulating myoblast fusion: A multilevel interplay66
Senotherapeutics: Targeting senescence in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis65
Towards a structural understanding of the remodeling of the actin cytoskeleton62
Lipid droplets in plants and algae: Distribution, formation, turnover and function60
Primary cilia biogenesis and associated retinal ciliopathies60
Transcriptional regulation of multiciliated cell differentiation59
LC3-associated phagocytosis - The highway to hell for phagocytosed microbes59
Developmental and regenerative paradigms of cilia regulated hedgehog signaling58
Mitotic chromosomes58
Dermal extracellular matrix molecules in skin development, homeostasis, wound regeneration and diseases57
Human placental development and function56
Aluminium adjuvants in vaccines – A way to modulate the immune response56
Tracing insights into de novo lipogenesis in liver and adipose tissues55
Sertoli cells as key drivers of testis function55
Synovial fibroblasts and articular tissue remodelling: Role and mechanisms52
Autophagy in intracellular bacterial infection52
Endothelium-mediated contributions to fibrosis51
Macrophage-mediated inflammation in diabetic wound repair50
On the biosynthesis and evolution of apocarotenoid plant growth regulators50
Intraflagellar transport trains and motors: Insights from structure50
The molecular basis of mammary gland development and epithelial differentiation48
Metabolic regulation of calcium signaling in beta cells48
Visual adaptations of diurnal and nocturnal raptors47
Human and mouse skeletal muscle stem and progenitor cells in health and disease46
Lipid droplet biogenesis: A mystery “unmixing”?46
Human centrosome organization and function in interphase and mitosis46
Contribution of the Presenilins in the cell biology, structure and function of γ-secretase45
Manipulation of autophagy by (+) RNA viruses44
RIPK protein kinase family: Atypical lives of typical kinases44
Mechanisms of protein targeting to lipid droplets: A unified cell biological and biophysical perspective44
Role of autophagy during plant-virus interactions44
A fork in the road: Where homologous recombination and stalled replication fork protection part ways42
Lipid metabolism in astrocytic structure and function42
RIP-roaring inflammation: RIPK1 and RIPK3 driven NLRP3 inflammasome activation and autoinflammatory disease42
Life-long oligodendrocyte development and plasticity41
A centralized communication network: Recent insights into the role of the cancer associated fibroblast in the development of drug resistance in tumors41
Cilia signaling and obesity40
Pancreatic α-cells – The unsung heroes in islet function40
Aging: All roads lead to mitochondria39
The exceptional diversity of visual adaptations in deep-sea teleost fishes39
Fundamentals of bone vasculature: Specialization, interactions and functions39
Macrophage regulation of angiogenesis in health and disease39
Lipids in regulating oligodendrocyte structure and function39
Kinetochore assembly throughout the cell cycle39
The biology of lipid droplet-bound mitochondria39
RAD51: Beyond the break37
Role of Notch signaling in neurovascular aging and Alzheimer’s disease37
Crossroads in the evolution of plant specialized metabolism37
Nucleolar stress: From development to cancer37
Right, left and cilia: How asymmetry is established37
Roles of CDK/Cyclin complexes in transcription and pre-mRNA splicing: Cyclins L and CDK11 at the cross-roads of cell cycle and regulation of gene expression36
Lipid droplets, bioenergetic fluxes, and metabolic flexibility36
Inflammation during post-injury skeletal muscle regeneration36
Mechanisms of neurodegeneration — Insights from familial Alzheimer’s disease36
Visual system diversity in coral reef fishes35
Contributions of alternative splicing to muscle type development and function35
Cilia and polycystic kidney disease35
Noradrenaline in the aging brain: Promoting cognitive reserve or accelerating Alzheimer's disease?34
Aging biomarkers and the brain34
Unraveling the complexity of γ-secretase33
Selenoproteins as regulators of T cell proliferation, differentiation, and metabolism32
Maternal selection of human embryos in early gestation: Insights from recurrent miscarriage32
Multigenerational epigenetic inheritance: Transmitting information across generations31
The retinal basis of vision in chicken31
SUMO-SIM interactions: From structure to biological functions31
Control of the chromatin response to DNA damage: Histone proteins pull the strings31
Cilia, neural development and disease31
Coming of age in the frontal cortex: The role of puberty in cortical maturation31
Perisynaptic schwann cells - The multitasking cells at the developing neuromuscular junctions30
From model organism to application: Bacteria-induced growth and development of the green seaweed Ulva and the potential of microbe leveraging in algal aquaculture30
Cellular complexity in brain organoids: Current progress and unsolved issues30
The adverse impact of cadmium on immune function and lung host defense30
Successive cleavage of β-amyloid precursor protein by γ-secretase30
Chromoanagenesis, the mechanisms of a genomic chaos30
Comparative mammary gland postnatal development and tumourigenesis in the sheep, cow, cat and rabbit: Exploring the menagerie29
Nuclear actin dynamics in gene expression and genome organization29
Osteoclast formation at the bone marrow/bone surface interface: Importance of structural elements, matrix, and intercellular communication29
The many implications of actin filament helicity29
Human CtIP: A ‘double agent’ in DNA repair and tumorigenesis29
Ciliogenesis membrane dynamics and organization29
Making choices: DNA replication fork recovery mechanisms29
Regulation of actin isoforms in cellular and developmental processes28
RIPK2 NODs to XIAP and IBD28
Prolactin: A hormone with diverse functions from mammary gland development to cancer metastasis28
There and back again: An evolutionary perspective on long-distance coordination of plant growth and development28
Synapse pathology in Alzheimer’s disease28
DNA double-strand break repair: Putting zinc fingers on the sore spot28
Therapeutic strategies for miRNA delivery to reduce hepatocellular carcinoma28
On being the right shape: Roles for motile cilia and cerebrospinal fluid flow in body and spine morphology27
Sphingolipids metabolism alteration in the central nervous system: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other neurodegenerative diseases27
A direct look at the dysfunction and pathology of the β cells in human type 2 diabetes27
The diverse roles of RIP kinases in host-pathogen interactions27
Novel insights into the coupling of osteoclasts and resorption to bone formation27
Intrinsic and extrinsic regulators of oligodendrocyte progenitor proliferation and differentiation26
Synaptic modifications in learning and memory – A dendritic spine story26
Role of cilia in the pathogenesis of congenital heart disease26
Dickkopf signaling, beyond Wnt-mediated biology26
25 years of research put RIPK1 in the clinic26
Regulation of mammalian spermatogenesis by miRNAs26
Embryonic mammary gland development26
Functions of TopBP1 in preserving genome integrity during mitosis26
Sleep timing and the circadian clock in mammals: Past, present and the road ahead25
Modelling neurodegenerative disease using brain organoids25
Substrate recognition by TRIM and TRIM-like proteins in innate immunity25
The role of lipids in the central nervous system and their pathological implications in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis24
Crossing boundaries: Interplay between the immune system and oligodendrocyte lineage cells24
The evolution of cytokinin signaling and its role in development before Angiosperms24
Transgenerational programming of nephron deficits and hypertension24
A frog’s eye view: Foundational revelations and future promises24
Modeling neurological disorders using brain organoids24
Myogenesis control by SIX transcriptional complexes24
Genome (in)stability at tandem repeats23
Integrated stress response in hepatitis C promotes Nrf2-related chaperone-mediated autophagy: A novel mechanism for host-microbe survival and HCC development in liver cirrhosis23
Microfluidic organoids-on-a-chip: The future of human models23
The why and how of sleep-dependent synaptic down-selection23
Stem Leydig cells: Current research and future prospects of regenerative medicine of male reproductive health23
Oligodendrogenesis and myelination regulate cortical development, plasticity and circuit function23
Hydrostatic pressure as a driver of cell and tissue morphogenesis23
Heart organoids and tissue models for modeling development and disease23
Muscle development : a view from adult myogenesis in Drosophila23
Endoplasmic Reticulum Protein Quality Control in β Cells22
A classical revival: Human satellite DNAs enter the genomics era22
Sex differences in daily timekeeping and circadian clock circuits22
Bioengineering tissue morphogenesis and function in human neural organoids22
The roles of microRNAs in regulation of autophagy during bacterial infection22
Growth and mechanobiology of the tendon-bone enthesis22
Cellular evasion strategies of Helicobacter pylori in regulating its intracellular fate22
Tissue cross talks governing limb muscle development and regeneration22
Patterning and mechanics of somite boundaries in zebrafish embryos21
Maturation of human pluripotent stem cell derived cardiomyocytes in vitro and in vivo21
Chromothripsis as a pathogenic driver of multiple myeloma21
Histone H2A variants: Diversifying chromatin to ensure genome integrity21
Deconstructing and reconstructing the human brain with regionally specified brain organoids21
Multifarious roles of lipid droplets in autophagy – Target, product, and what else?21
Anti-fibrotic mechanisms of exogenously-expanded mesenchymal stromal cells for fibrotic diseases21
Mechanical regulation of formin-dependent actin polymerization21
Principles and functions of pericentromeric satellite DNA clustering into chromocenters21
Mammary gland development from a single cell ‘omics view20
Olfactory modulation of the medial prefrontal cortex circuitry: Implications for social cognition20
Developmental regulation of excitatory-inhibitory synaptic balance in the prefrontal cortex during adolescence20
The homeostatic regulation of ribosome biogenesis20
MicroRNA regulation of prefrontal cortex development and psychiatric risk in adolescence20
The centriolar tubulin code20
New friends for seipin — Implications of seipin partner proteins in the life cycle of lipid droplets20
Anaphase B: Long-standing models meet new concepts20
Evolution of CLE peptide signalling20
The detyrosination/re-tyrosination cycle of tubulin and its role and dysfunction in neurons and cardiomyocytes20
Regulatory mechanisms of RIPK1 in cell death and inflammation20
The essence of the engram: Cellular or synaptic?20
Axes of visual adaptation in the ecologically diverse family Cichlidae20
Thyroid hormone, gene expression, and Central Nervous System: Where we are20
Death versus dedifferentiation: The molecular bases of beta cell mass reduction in type 2 diabetes20
Viral non-coding RNAs: Stealth strategies in the tug-of-war between humans and herpesviruses20
The dynamics of γ-secretase and its substrates20
Long non-coding RNAs in antiviral immunity20
Biogenesis of circular RNAs and their role in cellular and molecular phenotypes of neurological disorders19
A focus on yeast mating: From pheromone signaling to cell-cell fusion19
Nuclear positioning during development: Pushing, pulling and flowing19
The metaphase spindle at steady state – Mechanism and functions of microtubule poleward flux19
A unifying model for extrachromosomal circular DNA load in eukaryotic cells19
Manganese homeostasis at the host-pathogen interface and in the host immune system19
Nonclassical androgen and estrogen signaling is essential for normal spermatogenesis19
Tenascin-C in fibrosis in multiple organs: Translational implications19
Rationally-based therapeutic disease modification in systemic sclerosis: Novel strategies19
γ-Secretase inhibitors and modulators: Mechanistic insights into the function and regulation of γ-Secretase19
Centrosome dysfunction in human diseases19
Effect of varicoceles on spermatogenesis19
Control of cardiomyocyte differentiation timing by intercellular signaling pathways18
Genome instability from nuclear catastrophe and DNA damage18
Estrogens and the circadian system18
Roadblocks and fast tracks: How RNA binding proteins affect the viral RNA journey in the cell18
Membrane-actin interactions in morphogenesis: Lessons learned from Drosophila cellularization18
Imaging fetal anatomy18
Regulating metabolism to shape immune function: Lessons from Drosophila18
Brain organoids, consciousness, ethics and moral status18
Cilia and centrosomes: Ultrastructural and mechanical perspectives18
Vertebrate Wnt5a – At the crossroads of cellular signalling18
Ubiquitin and Legionella: From bench to bedside18
Actin-based regulation of ciliogenesis – The long and the short of it17
Brain-based mechanisms of late-life depression: Implications for novel interventions17
The multiple functions of hindbrain boundary cells: Tinkering boundaries?17
Function of peripheral nerves in the development and healing of tendon and bone17
Vision in sharks and rays: Opsin diversity and colour vision17
Impact of the actin cytoskeleton on cell development and function mediated via tropomyosin isoforms17
Evolution of holocentric chromosomes: Drivers, diversity, and deterrents17
The De-, Re-, and trans-differentiation of β-cells: Regulation and function17
Wiring of higher-order cortical areas: Spatiotemporal development of cortical hierarchy17
The molecular clockwork of mammalian cells17
Neuronal filopodia: From stochastic dynamics to robustness of brain morphogenesis17
A calcium optimum for cytotoxic T lymphocyte and natural killer cell cytotoxicity17
Spatial regulation of mTORC1 signalling: Beyond the Rag GTPases17
MicroRNAs in shaping the resolution phase of inflammation17
Establishing compartment boundaries in Drosophila wing imaginal discs: An interplay between selector genes, signaling pathways and cell mechanics17
Lipid profiling of brain tissue and blood after traumatic brain injury17
Pubertal mammary gland development is a key determinant of adult mammographic density17
Ubiquitin-mediated mechanisms of translational control17
Mechanics and self-organization in tissue development16
Role of cyclins and cyclin-dependent kinases in pluripotent stem cells and their potential as a therapeutic target16
Copper in infectious disease: Using both sides of the penny16
Less-well known functions of cyclin/CDK complexes16
MicroRNAs: Harbingers and shapers of periodontal inflammation16
Dissecting the neurobiology of linguistic disorganisation and impoverishment in schizophrenia16
Endothelial cell mechanics and blood flow forces in vascular morphogenesis15
Cell sorting and morphogenesis in early Drosophila embryos15
Tissue segregation in the early vertebrate embryo15
Directing with restraint: Mechanisms of protrusion restriction in collective cell migrations15
Impairments of glutamatergic synaptic transmission in Alzheimer’s disease15
Mechanistic origins of diverse genome rearrangements in cancer15
Chatterboxes: the structural and functional diversity of cyclins15
The impact of ageing and sex on sympathetic neurocirculatory regulation15
RIPK1 ubiquitination: Evidence, correlations and the undefined15
The lifecycle of the neuronal microtubule transport machinery15
Alliances of the gut and bone axis15
Neuronal ensembles in memory processes15
Genome diversity and instability in human germ cells and preimplantation embryos15
Nuclear size and shape control15
The future of cerebral organoids in drug discovery15
RNA Polymerases I and III in development and disease15
The interplay of autophagy and enterovirus15
Targeting tau only extracellularly is likely to be less efficacious than targeting it both intra- and extracellularly15
The m6A-epitranscriptome in brain plasticity, learning and memory15
Transcription blockage by DNA damage in nucleotide excision repair-related neurological dysfunctions15
Centrosome structure and biogenesis: Variations on a theme?15