(The TQCC of Reproduction is 9. 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.)
The ovarian stroma as a new frontier99
HYPOXIA AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH: Oxygen and development of the human placenta87
COVID-19 and male reproductive function: a prospective, longitudinal cohort study87
Mechanisms of ovarian aging77
Animal models of human pregnancy and placentation: alternatives to the mouse64
Equine endometritis: a review of challenges and new approaches55
Evaluating the impact of COVID-19 on male reproduction52
Placental glycogen stores and fetal growth: insights from genetic mouse models46
Single cell transcriptome research in human placenta46
Meiosis interrupted: the genetics of female infertility via meiotic failure46
The immunobiology of preterm labor and birth: intra-amniotic inflammation or breakdown of maternal–fetal homeostasis45
Modeling human trophoblast, the placental epithelium at the maternal fetal interface39
Reproduction in a polluted world: implications for wildlife37
PREIMPLANTATION GENETIC TESTING: Non-invasive prenatal testing for aneuploidy, copy-number variants and single-gene disorders37
Milk exosomes and miRNA cross the placenta and promote embryo survival in mice36
HYPOXIA AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH: Hypoxia and ovarian function: follicle development, ovulation, oocyte maturation35
Macrophage-derived multinucleated giant cells: hallmarks of the aging ovary34
Mass spectrometry reveals distinct proteomic profiles in high- and low-quality stallion spermatozoa28
Derivation of sheep embryonic stem cells under optimized conditions27
Human sperm tsRNA as potential biomarker and therapy target for male fertility27
Current findings in endometrial microbiome: impact on uterine diseases26
Vascular biology of uterine fibroids: connecting fibroids and vascular disorders26
Healthy ageing and spermatogenesis25
Canine oviductal exosomes improve oocyte development via EGFR/MAPK signaling pathway24
FGF2/FGFR signaling promotes cumulus–oocyte complex maturation in vitro22
OXIDATIVE STRESS AND REPRODUCTIVE FUNCTION: The impact of oxidative stress on reproduction: a focus on gametogenesis and fertilization22
HYPOXIA AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH: Reproductive challenges at high altitude: fertility, pregnancy and neonatal well-being22
HYPOXIA AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH: The role of hypoxia in the development and progression of endometriosis22
Uterine infection alters the transcriptome of the bovine reproductive tract three months later21
OXIDATIVE STRESS AND REPRODUCTIVE FUNCTION: Oxidative stress in polycystic ovary syndrome21
OXIDATIVE STRESS AND REPRODUCTIVE FUNCTION: The protection of mammalian spermatozoa against oxidative stress21
Embryonic disc formation following post-hatching bovine embryo development in vitro21
Genetics of premature ovarian insufficiency and the association with X-autosome translocations20
Cracking the enigma of adenomyosis: an update on its pathogenesis and pathophysiology20
Irisin may have a role in pubertal development and regulation of reproductive function in rats20
Downregulation of LncRNA-MEG3 promotes HTR8/SVneo cells apoptosis and attenuates its migration by repressing Notch1 signal in preeclampsia20
Investigation of infertility using endometrial organoids20
OXIDATIVE STRESS AND REPRODUCTIVE FUNCTION: Reactive oxygen species in the mammalian pre-implantation embryo19
The establishment of the fertile fish lineages derived from distant hybridization by overcoming the reproductive barriers19
PREIMPLANTATION GENETIC TESTING: Preimplantation genetic testing for polygenic disease risk19
Mechanisms of epigenetic inheritance of variable traits through the germline18
PDIA3 regulates trophoblast apoptosis and proliferation in preeclampsia via the MDM2/p53 pathway18
Maternal recognition of pregnancy in the mare: does it exist and why do we care?18
Sperm selection by rheotaxis improves sperm quality and early embryo development18
Inflammation, but not infection, induces EMT in human amnion epithelial cells18
REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY: Impact of endocrine disruptors on neurons expressing GnRH or kisspeptin and pituitary gonadotropins17
Mitochondrial regulation in spermatogenesis17
Homeostatic regulation of lipid droplet content in mammalian oocytes and embryos17
Equine maternal aging affects oocyte lipid content, metabolic function and developmental potential17
HYPOXIA AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH: The presence and role of hypoxia in the endometrium17
The impact of antisperm antibodies on human male reproductive function: an update17
Glucocorticoids impair oocyte competence and trigger apoptosis of ovarian cells via activating the TNF-α system17
High GDF-8 in follicular fluid is associated with a low pregnancy rate in IVF patients with PCOS16
Sex, puberty, and the gut microbiome16
Physical activity throughout pregnancy is key to preventing chronic disease15
REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY: Pregnancy exposure to endocrine disrupting chemicals: implications for women’s health15
Hormone-responsive organoids from domestic mare and endangered Przewalski’s horse endometrium15
Validity of the association between periodontitis and female infertility conditions: a concise review15
First mitotic spindle formation is led by sperm centrosome-dependent MTOCs in humans14
Pregnancy-specific glycoproteins: evolution, expression, functions and disease associations14
Vitamin D in follicular development and oocyte maturation14
Similarities between bovine and human germline development revealed by single-cell RNA sequencing14
OXIDATIVE STRESS AND REPRODUCTIVE FUNCTION: Oxidative stress and in vitro ageing of the post-ovulatory oocyte: an update on recent advances in the field14
TET3 overexpression facilitates DNA reprogramming and early development of bovine SCNT embryos14
HYPOXIA AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH: Hypoxic regulation of preimplantation embryos: lessons from human embryonic stem cells14
The SLC7A11: sperm mitochondrial function and non-canonical glutamate metabolism14
Growing human trophoblasts in vitro: a review of the media commonly used in trophoblast cell culture14
FANCD2 is required for the repression of germline transposable elements13
Ligustrazine-induced microRNA-16-5p inhibition alleviates preeclampsia through IGF-213
CEP164 is essential for efferent duct multiciliogenesis and male fertility13
Maternal iron homeostasis: effect on placental development and function13
Aneuploidy during the onset of mouse embryo development13
Decreased Indian hedgehog signaling activates autophagy in endometriosis and adenomyosis13
Transcriptomic responses to hypoxia in endometrial and decidual stromal cells13
PREIMPLANTATION GENETIC TESTING: Clinical experience of preimplantation genetic testing13
Organoids as tools to investigate the molecular mechanisms of male infertility and its treatments13
Orphan nuclear receptors in angiogenesis and follicular development13
Melatonin ameliorates ovarian dysfunction by regulating autophagy in PCOS via the PI3K-Akt pathway13
Involvement of Nlrp9a/b/c in mouse preimplantation development12
A systematic review and standardized clinical validity assessment of genes involved in female reproductive failure12
Integrins and OPN localize to adhesion complexes during placentation in sheep12
Obesity induction in adult zebrafish leads to negative reproduction and offspring effects12
Inflammatory response elicited by Ureaplasma parvum colonization in human cervical epithelial, stromal, and immune cells12
The transcription factor TCFL5 responds to A-MYB to elaborate the male meiotic program in mice12
Effect of aflatoxin B1 on bovine spermatozoa’s proteome and embryo’s transcriptome12
Placental adaptation to maternal malnutrition12
CLDN1 regulates trophoblast apoptosis and proliferation in preeclampsia12
The endocannabinoid 2-arachidonoylglycerol promotes endoplasmic reticulum stress in placental cells12
Single-cell transcriptomics of staged oocytes and somatic cells reveal novel regulators of follicle activation12
Adipokines as biomarkers of postpartum subclinical endometritis in dairy cows12
Molecular interactions at the bovine embryo–endometrial epithelium interface12
GDF-8 stimulates trophoblast cell invasion by inducing ALK5-SMAD2/3-mediated MMP2 expression11
Anti-inflammatory effects of gallic acid in human gestational tissues in vitro11
SPERM FACTORS AND EGG ACTIVATION: The structure and function relationship of sperm PLCZ111
First insights on seminal extracellular vesicles in chickens of contrasted fertility11
Swine sperm induces neutrophil extracellular traps that entangle sperm and embryos11
CDC42 drives RHOA activity and actin polymerization during capacitation11
Involvement of chemerin and CMKLR1 in the progesterone decrease by PCOS granulosa cells11
SPERM FACTORS AND EGG ACTIVATION: Fertilization failure after human ICSI and the clinical potential of PLCZ111
Immunological aspects of ovarian follicle ovulation and corpus luteum formation in cattle11
SPERM FACTORS AND EGG ACTIVATION: Phospholipase C zeta (PLCZ1) and the clinical diagnosis of oocyte activation deficiency11
Pro-angiogenic effects of pregnancy-specific glycoproteins in endothelial and extravillous trophoblast cells10
Effect of in vitro growth on mouse oocyte competency, mitochondria and transcriptome10
CRISPR/Cas13d-mediated efficient KDM5B mRNA knockdown in porcine somatic cells and parthenogenetic embryos10
YAP and TAZ are required for the postnatal development and the maintenance of the structural integrity of the oviduct10
REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY: Endocrine disruption and reproductive disorders: impacts on sexually dimorphic neuroendocrine pathways10
The role of stem cells in uterine involution10
Hyperactivation of dormant primordial follicles in ovarian endometrioma patients10
miR-3074-5p/CLN8 pathway regulates decidualization in recurrent miscarriage10
The potential role of the E SRRG pathway in placental dysfunction10
Repurposing existing drugs as a therapeutic approach for the prevention of preterm birth9
Expression and steroid hormone regulation of TETs and DNMTs in human endometrium9
Increased dietary energy alters follicle dynamics and wave patterns in heifers9
Oocyte metabolic function, lipid composition, and developmental potential are altered by diet in older mares9
HIF1A-induced heme oxygenase 1 promotes the survival of decidual stromal cells against excess heme-mediated oxidative stress9
DOHaD: A MENAGERIE OF ADAPTATIONS AND PERSPECTIVES: Large animal models of developmental programming: sustenance, stress, and sex matter9
Immunomodulation for unexplained recurrent implantation failure: where are we now?9
Pluripotent stem cells are insensitive to the cytotoxicity of TNFα and IFNγ9
Does supplementation with mitochondria improve oocyte competence? A systematic review9
Mesenchymal stem cells induce expansion of regulatory T cells in abortion-prone mice9
Core clock gene Bmal1 deprivation impairs steroidogenesis in mice luteinized follicle cells9
Obesity induces male mice infertility via oxidative stress, apoptosis, and glycolysis9
SOCE-inhibitor reduced human sperm-induced formation of neutrophil extracellular traps9
REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY: Environmental exposures, fetal testis development and function: phthalates and beyond9
REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY: Effects of chemical mixtures on the ovary9
Implications for preeclampsia: hypoxia-induced Notch promotes trophoblast migration9
Nesfatin-1 suppresses fish reproductive axis and gonadal steroidogenesis9
Hyperpolarization induces cytosolic alkalization of mouse sperm flagellum probably through sperm Na+/H+ exchanger9
Balanced Notch-Wnt signaling interplay is required for mouse embryo and fetal development9
Germ cell nests in adult ovaries and an unusually large ovarian reserve in the naked mole-rat9
REPRODUCTIVE TOXICOLOGY: The male mammary gland: a novel target of endocrine-disrupting chemicals9