Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology

(The TQCC of Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-08-01 to 2023-08-01.)
Bisphenol A: an emerging threat to female fertility98
Polycystic ovary syndrome and mitochondrial dysfunction90
Does mRNA SARS-CoV-2 vaccine influence patients' performance during IVF-ET cycle?84
COVID-19 and assisted reproductive technology services: repercussions for patients and proposal for individualized clinical management69
Growth hormone activates PI3K/Akt signaling and inhibits ROS accumulation and apoptosis in granulosa cells of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome68
Comparative analysis of mammalian sperm ultrastructure reveals relationships between sperm morphology, mitochondrial functions and motility64
Lifestyles and sexuality in men and women: the gender perspective in sexual medicine62
Reproductive functions of Kisspeptin/KISS1R Systems in the Periphery48
Smoke, alcohol and drug addiction and female fertility46
Histone acetylation and the role of histone deacetylases in normal cyclic endometrium45
Long non-coding RNAs (lncRNAs) in spermatogenesis and male infertility45
Increased risk of maternal and neonatal complications in hormone replacement therapy cycles in frozen embryo transfer40
Human sperm vitrification: the state of the art40
The impact of endometrial thickness change after progesterone administration on pregnancy outcome in patients transferred with single frozen-thawed blastocyst38
Risk of hypertension in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression37
MicroRNA-200b and microRNA-200c are up-regulated in PCOS granulosa cell and inhibit KGN cell proliferation via targeting PTEN36
Do human embryos have the ability of self-correction?36
The 2019 PGDIS position statement on transfer of mosaic embryos within a context of new information on PGT-A34
Status of racial disparities between black and white women undergoing assisted reproductive technology in the US34
Organoid technology in female reproductive biomedicine31
Non-coding RNAs in polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis30
Measuring the serum progesterone level on the day of transfer can be an additional tool to maximize ongoing pregnancies in single euploid frozen blastocyst transfers30
CircRNA expression profile and functional analysis in testicular tissue of patients with non-obstructive azoospermia29
The complex microbiome from native semen to embryo culture environment in human in vitro fertilization procedure28
Advanced paternal age: effects on sperm parameters, assisted reproduction outcomes and offspring health27
Curcumin protects against palmitic acid-induced apoptosis via the inhibition of endoplasmic reticulum stress in testicular Leydig cells27
Thyroid autoimmunity and IVF/ICSI outcomes in euthyroid women: a systematic review and meta-analysis26
Intra-ovarian injection of platelet-rich plasma into ovarian tissue promoted rejuvenation in the rat model of premature ovarian insufficiency and restored ovulation rate via angiogenesis modulation25
Combined use of Diane-35 and metformin improves the ovulation in the PCOS rat model possibly via regulating glycolysis pathway24
Berberine exerts a protective effect on rats with polycystic ovary syndrome by inhibiting the inflammatory response and cell apoptosis24
Downregulation of hsa_circ_0005243 induces trophoblast cell dysfunction and inflammation via the β-catenin and NF-κB pathways23
Mediterranean diet improves embryo yield in IVF: a prospective cohort study22
Levels of sex steroid hormones and their receptors in women with preeclampsia22
Segmental aneuploidy in human blastocysts: a qualitative and quantitative overview22
The effectiveness of different down-regulating protocols on in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer in endometriosis: a meta-analysis22
Decellularization and recellularization of the ovary for bioengineering applications; studies in the mouse22
Hsp90 modulates human sperm capacitation via the Erk1/2 and p38 MAPK signaling pathways22
Cryopreservation of single-sperm: where are we today?21
MicroRNA-33a-5p sponges to inhibit pancreatic β-cell function in gestational diabetes mellitus LncRNA DANCR21
The role of SCF ubiquitin-ligase complex at the beginning of life21
Astragaloside IV attenuates gestational diabetes mellitus via targeting NLRP3 inflammasome in genetic mice20
FSH regulates RA signaling to commit spermatogonia into differentiation pathway and meiosis20
Serum and follicular fluid thyroid hormone levels and assisted reproductive technology outcomes19
Uric acid participating in female reproductive disorders: a review19
Non-esterified fatty acids in the ovary: friends or foes?19
Downregulation of miR-322 promotes apoptosis of GC-2 cell by targeting Ddx3x19
BPA and BPS affect the expression of anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) and its receptor during bovine oocyte maturation and early embryo development19
An artificial intelligence model (euploid prediction algorithm) can predict embryo ploidy status based on time-lapse data19
Endometrium and endometriosis tissue mitochondrial energy metabolism in a nonhuman primate model18
Correlation between steroid levels in follicular fluid and hormone synthesis related substances in its exosomes and embryo quality in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome18
Value of endometrial echo pattern transformation after hCG trigger in predicting IVF pregnancy outcome: a prospective cohort study18
Tracking research trends and hotspots in sperm DNA fragmentation testing for the evaluation of male infertility: a scientometric analysis18
Study on follicular fluid metabolomics components at different ages based on lipid metabolism18
Does the sex ratio of singleton births after frozen single blastocyst transfer differ in relation to blastocyst development?18
Polycystic ovary syndrome as a plausible evolutionary outcome of metabolic adaptation18
Roles of noncoding RNAs in preeclampsia18
In vitro effect of nerve growth factor on the main traits of rabbit sperm18
A comprehensive assessment of predictors of fertility outcomes in men with non-obstructive azoospermia undergoing microdissection testicular sperm extraction17
MicroRNA-451 is downregulated in the follicular fluid of women with endometriosis and influences mouse and human embryonic potential17
Impact of human papillomavirus infection in semen on sperm progressive motility in infertile men: a systematic review and meta-analysis17
Trophoblast derived extracellular vesicles specifically alter the transcriptome of endometrial cells and may constitute a critical component of embryo-maternal communication17
Ovulatory signals alter granulosa cell behavior through YAP1 signaling17
Pregnancy, perinatal and childhood outcomes in women with and without polycystic ovary syndrome and metformin during pregnancy: a nationwide population-based study16
The effect of growth hormone supplementation in poor ovarian responders undergoing IVF or ICSI: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials16
Correlation of low serum vitamin-D with uterine leiomyoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis16
Cumulative live birth rates according to the number of oocytes retrieved following the “freeze-all” strategy16
Risk of birth defects in children conceived by artificial oocyte activation and intracytoplasmic sperm injection: a meta-analysis16
Cigarette smoking is associated with high level of ferroptosis in seminal plasma and affects semen quality16
Growth hormone alleviates oxidative stress and improves the IVF outcomes of poor ovarian responders: a randomized controlled trial16
Analysis of pregnancy-associated factors after fertility-sparing therapy in young women with early stage endometrial cancer or atypical endometrial hyperplasia15
Signaling mechanisms and their regulation during in vivo or in vitro maturation of mammalian oocytes15
Validation of preimplantation genetic tests for aneuploidy (PGT-A) with DNA from spent culture media (SCM): concordance assessment and implication15
High serum Antimullerian hormone levels are associated with lower live birth rates in women with polycystic ovarian syndrome undergoing assisted reproductive technology15
Relationships between the antral follicle count, steroidogenesis, and secretion of follicle-stimulating hormone and anti-Müllerian hormone during follicular growth in cattle15
Delayed frozen embryo transfer failed to improve live birth rate and neonatal outcomes in patients requiring whole embryo freezing15
Characterization of the role for cadherin 6 in the regulation of human endometrial receptivity15
Cumulative live birth rates between GnRH-agonist long and GnRH-antagonist protocol in one ART cycle when all embryos transferred: real-word data of 18,853 women from China15
Association between the quality of inner cell mass and first trimester miscarriage after single blastocyst transfer14
Semen quality pattern and age threshold: a retrospective cross-sectional study of 71,623 infertile men in China, between 2011 and 201714
Fertility preservation in BRCA mutation carriers—efficacy and safety issues: a review14
Caloric restriction in female reproduction: is it beneficial or detrimental?14
A potential new mechanism for pregnancy loss: considering the role of LINE-1 retrotransposons in early spontaneous miscarriage14
Effects of FSHR polymorphisms on premature ovarian insufficiency in human beings: a meta-analysis14
The impact of previous live births on peripheral and uterine natural killer cells in patients with recurrent miscarriage14
Effect of endometrial thickness and embryo quality on live-birth rate of fresh IVF/ICSI cycles: a retrospective cohort study14
UHPLC-MS-MS analysis of oxylipins metabolomics components of follicular fluid in infertile individuals with diminished ovarian reserve14
Secular trends in testosterone- findings from a large state-mandate care provider14
Individualized embryo selection strategy developed by stacking machine learning model for better in vitro fertilization outcomes: an application study13
Quercetin prevents primordial follicle loss via suppression of PI3K/Akt/Foxo3a pathway activation in cyclophosphamide-treated mice13
Psychological experience and coping strategies of patients in the Northeast US delaying care for infertility during the COVID-19 pandemic13
Oocyte cryopreservation review: outcomes of medical oocyte cryopreservation and planned oocyte cryopreservation13
Effect of cold stress on ovarian & uterine microcirculation in rats and the role of endothelin system13
Recombinant human luteinizing hormone co-treatment in ovarian stimulation for assisted reproductive technology in women of advanced reproductive age: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomize13
Hypoxia and its possible relationship with endometrial receptivity in adenomyosis: a preliminary study13
Characterization of VDR and CYP27B1 expression in the endometrium during the menstrual cycle before embryo transfer: implications for endometrial receptivity13
Icariin improves testicular dysfunction via enhancing proliferation and inhibiting mitochondria-dependent apoptosis pathway in high-fat diet and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats13
Novel variants in helicase for meiosis 1 lead to male infertility due to non-obstructive azoospermia13
The effects of Vitamin D3 supplementation on Spermatogram and endocrine factors in asthenozoospermia infertile men: a randomized, triple blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial13
Luteal phase stimulation versus follicular phase stimulation in poor ovarian responders: results of a randomized controlled trial12
Investigating the impact of SARS-CoV-2 infection on basic semen parameters and in vitro fertilization/intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcomes: a retrospective cohort study12
Therapeutic options for premature ovarian insufficiency: an updated review12
Leptin and inflammatory factors play a synergistic role in the regulation of reproduction in male mice through hypothalamic kisspeptin-mediated energy balance12
Human plasma pregnancy-associated miRNAs and their temporal variation within the first trimester of pregnancy12
Research progress of endometrial receptivity in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review12
Extracellular microRNAs: key players to explore the outcomes of in vitro fertilization12
Serum progesterone levels greater than 32.5 ng/ml on the day of embryo transfer are associated with lower live birth rate after artificial endometrial preparation: a prospective study12
5-aza-2′-deoxycitidine inhibits cell proliferation, extracellular matrix formation and Wnt/β-catenin pathway in human uterine leiomyomas12
Do state insurance mandates alter ICSI utilization?12
Irisin deletion induces a decrease in growth and fertility in mice12
Subendometrial resistence and pulsatility index assessment of endometrial receptivity in assisted reproductive technology cycles12
Thin endometrium is associated with the risk of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy in fresh IVF/ICSI embryo transfer cycles: a retrospective cohort study of 9,266 singleton births12
What is the impact of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) in subcutaneous injection or intrauterine infusion and during both the fresh and frozen embryo transfer cycles on recurrent implanta12
Human follicular fluid shows diverse metabolic profiles at different follicle developmental stages12
Systematic review update and meta-analysis of randomized and non-randomized controlled trials of ovarian stimulation versus artificial cycle for endometrial preparation prior to frozen embryo transfer12
Proteomic analysis of extracellular vesicles secreted by primary human epithelial endometrial cells reveals key proteins related to embryo implantation12
Effect of resveratrol on mouse ovarian vitrification and transplantation11
Metformin reduces androgen receptor and upregulates homeobox A10 expression in uterine endometrium in women with polycystic ovary syndrome11
Effect of Letrozole on sperm parameters, chromatin status and ROS level in idiopathic Oligo/Astheno/Teratozoospermia11
hsa-miR-100-5p, an overexpressed miRNA in human ovarian endometriotic stromal cells, promotes invasion through attenuation of SMARCD1 expression11
Ectopic pregnancy: a single-center experience over ten years11
In rats with estradiol valerate-induced polycystic ovary syndrome, the acute blockade of ovarian β-adrenoreceptors improve ovulation11
Identification of key pathways and genes in polycystic ovary syndrome via integrated bioinformatics analysis and prediction of small therapeutic molecules11
Differential placental ceramide levels during gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)11
Effect of transient scrotal hyperthermia on human sperm: an iTRAQ-based proteomic analysis11
Attenuation of sleep deprivation dependent deterioration in male fertility parameters by vitamin C11
Novel variants in DNAH9 lead to nonsyndromic severe asthenozoospermia11
Identification of diagnostic biomarkers in patients with gestational diabetes mellitus based on transcriptome gene expression and methylation correlation analysis11
Establishment of a WHO Reference Reagent for anti-Mullerian hormone10
Predictive value of live birth rate based on different intrauterine adhesion evaluation systems following TCRA10
Pretreatment with melatonin improves ovarian tissue cryopreservation for transplantation10
Proteomic alterations underlie an association with teratozoospermia in obese mice sperm10
Expression and significance of miR-30d-5p and SOCS1 in patients with recurrent implantation failure during implantation window10
HSF1 promotes endometriosis development and glycolysis by up-regulating PFKFB3 expression10
Differential expression of Oct-4, CD44, and E-cadherin in eutopic and ectopic endometrium in ovarian endometriomas and their correlations with clinicopathological variables10
MicroRNA-30a-5p promotes differentiation in neonatal mouse spermatogonial stem cells (SSCs)10
Low doses of Bisphenol S affect post-translational modifications of sperm proteins in male mice10
Hashimoto’s thyroiditis impairs embryo implantation by compromising endometrial morphology and receptivity markers in euthyroid mice10
The effect prophylactic internal iliac artery balloon occlusion in patients with placenta previa or placental accreta spectrum: a systematic review and meta‐analysis10
Changes in peripheral mitochondrial DNA copy number in metformin-treated women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a longitudinal study10
Comparing prediction of ongoing pregnancy and live birth outcomes in patients with advanced and younger maternal age patients using KIDScore™ day 5: a large-cohort retrospective study with single vitr10
Expanding the mutational spectrum of monogenic hypogonadotropic hypogonadism: novel mutations in ANOS1 and FGFR1 genes10
Proteinuria may be an indicator of adverse pregnancy outcomes in patients with preeclampsia: a retrospective study10
Hormonal induction of spermiation in a Eurasian bufonid (Epidalea calamita)10
GnRH agonist and hCG (dual trigger) versus hCG trigger for follicular maturation: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials10
Possible involvement of neuropeptide and neurotransmitter receptors in Adenomyosis10
Clinical, hormonal and genetic characteristics of androgen insensitivity syndrome in 39 Chinese patients10
Protective effect of melatonin on alleviating early oxidative stress induced by DOX in mice spermatogenesis and sperm quality maintaining10
Circulating tumor DNA: a noninvasive biomarker for tracking ovarian cancer9
CircCRIM1 promotes ovarian cancer progression by working as ceRNAs of CRIM1 and targeting miR-383-5p/ZEB2 axis9
Zinc transporter ZIP12 maintains zinc homeostasis and protects spermatogonia from oxidative stress during spermatogenesis9
Biogenesis and functions of circular RNAs and their role in diseases of the female reproductive system9
Fluorochloridone induces autophagy in TM4 Sertoli cells: involvement of ROS-mediated AKT-mTOR signaling pathway9
Fluorescent analysis of boar sperm capacitation process in vitro9
Impact of perioperative use of GnRH agonist or dienogest on ovarian reserve after cystectomy for endometriomas: a randomized controlled trial9
The impact of endometrial preparation for frozen embryo transfer on maternal and neonatal outcomes: a review9
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist combined with hormone replacement therapy does not improve the reproductive outcomes of frozen-thawed embryo transfer cycle in elderly patients: a retrospective 9
Cyclosporin A protects JEG-3 cells against oxidative stress-induced apoptosis by inhibiting the p53 and JNK/p38 signaling pathways9
Impact of infertility duration on female sexual health9
Characterization of the effects of heat stress on autophagy induction in the pig oocyte9
Reduced expression of PD-L1 in autoimmune thyroiditis attenuate trophoblast invasion through ERK/MMP pathway9
Impact of sleep patterns upon female neuroendocrinology and reproductive outcomes: a comprehensive review9
Upregulated Talin1 synergistically boosts β-estradiol-induced proliferation and pro-angiogenesis of eutopic and ectopic endometrial stromal cells in adenomyosis9
MiR-423-5p may regulate ovarian response to ovulation induction via CSF19
Androgen levels in the fetal cord blood of children born to women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a meta-analysis9
Analysis of key genes and their functions in placental tissue of patients with gestational diabetes mellitus9
Down‐regulation of the Sp1 transcription factor by an increase of microRNA-4497 in human placenta is associated with early recurrent miscarriage9
Age-specific cut-off levels of anti-Müllerian hormone can be used as diagnostic markers for polycystic ovary syndrome9
The role of Chito-oligosaccharide in regulating ovarian germ stem cells function and restoring ovarian function in chemotherapy mice9
Biosimilar recombinant follitropin alfa preparations versus the reference product (Gonal-F®) in couples undergoing assisted reproductive technology treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis9
Effect and mechanisms of reproductive tract infection on oxidative stress parameters, sperm DNA fragmentation, and semen quality in infertile males9
Evaluation of vitamin D receptor expression in uterine leiomyoma and nonneoplastic myometrial tissue: a cross‐sectional controlled study9
The effect of letrozole versus artificial hormonal endometrial preparation on pregnancy outcome after frozen-thawed embryos transfer cycles: a randomized clinical trial9
A 10-year follow‐up on the practice of luteal phase support using worldwide web‐based surveys9
An assessment of the multifactorial profile of steroid-metabolizing enzymes and steroid receptors in the eutopic endometrium during moderate to severe ovarian endometriosis9
Characterization of polycystic ovary syndrome among Flo app users around the world9
Association of vascular endothelial growth factor polymorphisms with polycystic ovarian syndrome risk: a meta-analysis9