Acta Physiologica

(The TQCC of Acta Physiologica is 7. 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 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Neuroinfection may contribute to pathophysiology and clinical manifestations of COVID‐19248
Mitochondrial quality surveillance as a therapeutic target in myocardial infarction83
Targeting desmosomal adhesion and signalling for intestinal barrier stabilization in inflammatory bowel diseases—Lessons from experimental models and patients57
The concept of skeletal muscle memory: Evidence from animal and human studies51
Mammalian circadian systems: Organization and modern life challenges50
Biomarkers and predicting acute kidney injury45
Contribution of oxygen extraction fraction to maximal oxygen uptake in healthy young men45
Serotonin homeostasis in the materno‐foetal interface at term: Role of transporters (SERT/SLC6A4 and OCT3/SLC22A3) and monoamine oxidase A (MAO‐A) in uptake and degradation of serotonin by human and r42
Sodium‐glucose cotransporter 1 as a sugar taste sensor in mouse tongue41
Nicotine and vascular dysfunction39
Aestivationmotifs explain hypertension and muscle mass loss in mice with psoriatic skin barrier defect38
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide: Biosynthesis, consumption and therapeutic role in cardiac diseases37
Immunity and Hypertension37
Adaptive physiological water conservation explains hypertension and muscle catabolism in experimental chronic renal failure36
Pathophysiological mechanisms explaining poor clinical outcome of older cancer patients with low skeletal muscle mass33
Passive exposure to heat improves glucose metabolism in overweight humans32
Endogenous brain‐sparing responses in brain pH and PO2 in a rodent model of birth asphyxia32
Diet‐induced maternal obesity impacts feto‐placental growth and induces sex‐specific alterations in placental morphology, mitochondrial bioenergetics, dynamics, lipid metabolism and oxidative stress i31
The role of RIPK3‐regulated cell death pathways and necroptosis in the pathogenesis of cardiac ischaemia‐reperfusion injury31
Th17/Treg imbalance modulates rat myocardial fibrosis and heart failure by regulating LOX expression31
Mechanisms of proton pump inhibitor‐induced hypomagnesemia30
Neuromuscular recruitment strategies of the vastus lateralis according to sex30
Factors mediating exercise‐induced organ crosstalk30
Reactive oxygen species in renal vascular function28
Cognitive impairment in myocardial infarction and heart failure27
An update on ACE2 amplification and its therapeutic potential27
Absence of neocytolysis in humans returning from a 3‐week high‐altitude sojourn27
microRNAs as new possible actors in gender disparities of Covid‐19 pandemic27
Ether lipids, sphingolipids and toxic 1‐deoxyceramides as hallmarks for lean and obese type 2 diabetic patients26
EGCG inhibits pressure overload‐induced cardiac hypertrophy via the PSMB5/Nmnat2/SIRT6‐dependent signalling pathways25
Intact vagal gut‐brain signalling prevents hyperphagia and excessive weight gain in response to high‐fat high‐sugar diet25
Gestational diabesity and foetoplacental vascular dysfunction25
Covid‐19, ACE2 and the kidney25
Mechanisms coupling sodium and magnesium reabsorption in the distal convoluted tubule of the kidney24
Exercise‐dependent increases in protein synthesis are accompanied by chromatin modifications and increased MRTF‐SRF signalling24
Germ‐free mice are not protected against diet‐induced obesity and metabolic dysfunction24
L‐lactate induces neurogenesis in the mouse ventricular‐subventricular zone via the lactate receptor HCA124
Dietary influences on the Dahl SS rat gut microbiota and its effects on salt‐sensitive hypertension and renal damage24
Pharmacological inhibition of USP30 activates tissue‐specific mitophagy23
Subcellular localization‐ and fibre type‐dependent utilization of muscle glycogen during heavy resistance exercise in elite power and Olympic weightlifters23
Slc26a3 deletion alters pH‐microclimate, mucin biosynthesis, microbiome composition and increases the TNFα expression in murine colon22
Impaired renal HCO3 secretion in CFTR deficient mice causes metabolic alkalosis during chronic base‐loading22
The regulation of gastric ghrelin secretion21
Endogenous flux of nitric oxide: Citrulline is preferred to Arginine21
ENaC activation by proteases21
Plasminogen deficiency does not prevent sodium retention in a genetic mouse model of experimental nephrotic syndrome20
Neuromuscular responses to fatiguing locomotor exercise20
SARS‐CoV‐2: What do we know so far?20
PACSIN proteins in vivo: Roles in development and physiology20
Intestinal epithelial ablation of Pit‐2/Slc20a2 in mice leads to sustained elevation of vitamin D3 upon dietary restriction of phosphate20
Protein O‐GlcNAcylation in the heart18
Zymogen‐locked mutant prostasin (Prss8) leads to incomplete proteolytic activation of the epithelial sodium channel (ENaC) and severely compromises triamterene tolerance in mice18
A high‐fat diet changes astrocytic metabolism to promote synaptic plasticity and behavior18
EPO synthesis induced by HIF‐PHD inhibition is dependent on myofibroblast transdifferentiation and colocalizes with non‐injured nephron segments in murine kidney fibrosis18
The zebrafish histamine H3 receptor modulates aggression, neural activity and forebrain functional connectivity18
Good publication practice in physiology 202118
Extracellular vesicles and microRNAs are altered in response to exercise, insulin sensitivity and overweight18
Chromogranin A regulates gut permeability via the antagonistic actions of its proteolytic peptides18
Microglia‐leucocyte axis in cerebral ischaemia and inflammation in the developing brain17
“Time window” effect of Yoda1‐evoked Piezo1 channel activity during mouse skeletal muscle differentiation17
Uterine contractions in rodent models and humans17
Role of SLC4 and SLC26 solute carriers during oxidative stress16
Microbiota‐derived extracellular vesicles and metabolic syndrome16
Chronodisruption by chronic jetlag impacts metabolic and gastrointestinal homeostasis in male mice16
Reversal of renal tissue hypoxia during experimental cardiopulmonary bypass in sheep by increased pump flow and arterial pressure16
Methodological considerations in measuring specific force in human single skinned muscle fibres16
Fate‐mapping of erythropoietin‐producing cells in mouse models of hypoxaemia and renal tissue remodelling reveals repeated recruitment and persistent functionality15
Prolonged QT intervals in mice with cardiomyocyte‐specific deficiency of the molecular clock15
Extreme duration exercise affects old and younger men differently15
Glucose‐induced cAMP elevation in β‐cells involves amplification of constitutive and glucagon‐activated GLP‐1 receptor signalling15
Keratin 1 attenuates hypoxic pulmonary artery hypertension by suppressing pulmonary artery media smooth muscle expansion15
The key role of physical activity against the neuromuscular deterioration in patients with Parkinson's disease14
Regulation of heart rate in vertebrates during hypoxia: A comparative overview14
Mog1 knockout causes cardiac hypertrophy and heart failure by downregulating tbx5‐cryab‐hspb2 signalling in zebrafish14
Proliferation does not contribute to murine models of renin cell recruitment14
Podocyte apoptosis in diabetic nephropathy by BASP1 activation of the p53 pathway via WT114
Identification and functional analysis of two new de novo KCNMA1 variants associated with Liang–Wang syndrome14
Pharmacological HIF‐PHD inhibition reduces renovascular resistance and increases glomerular filtration by stimulating nitric oxide generation14
Nitrergic perivascular innervation in health and diseases: Focus on vascular tone regulation14
Influence of blood haemoglobin concentration on renal haemodynamics and oxygenation during experimental cardiopulmonary bypass in sheep14
Ectotherm mitochondrial economy and responses to global warming13
SARS‐CoV‐2 effects on the renin‐angiotensin‐aldosterone system, therapeutic implications13
The body region specificity in murine models of muscle regeneration and atrophy13
Natriuretic peptides relax human intrarenal arteries through natriuretic peptide receptor type‐A recapitulated by soluble guanylyl cyclase agonists13
Microbial DNA enrichment promotes liver steatosis and fibrosis in the course of non‐alcoholic steatohepatitis13
Vesicular monoamine transporter 2 (SLC18A2) regulates monoamine turnover and brain development in zebrafish13
Hydrophobic interactions between the HA helix and S4‐S5 linker modulate apparent Ca2+ sensitivity of SK2 channels13
A novel K+‐dependent Na+ uptake mechanism during low pH exposure in adult zebrafish (Danio rerio): New tricks for old dogma13
The chromogranin A1‐373 fragment reveals how a single change in the protein sequence exerts strong cardioregulatory effects by engaging neuropilin‐113
Myonuclear content and domain size in small versus larger muscle fibres in response to 12 weeks of resistance exercise training in older adults13
Supra‐coronary aortic banding improves right ventricular function in experimental pulmonary arterial hypertension in rats by increasing systolic right coronary artery perfusion12
Circadian clocks' interactions with oxygen sensing and signalling12
Muscle endoplasmic reticulum stress in exercise12
Oxytocin modulates neural processing of mitral/tufted cells in the olfactory bulb12
Implication of TRPC3 channel in gustatory perception of dietary lipids12
The effect of blood‐flow‐restricted interval training on lactate and H+ dynamics during dynamic exercise in man12
Chloride channel inhibition improves neuromuscular function under conditions mimicking neuromuscular disorders12
The Na/K‐ATPase α1/Src interaction regulates metabolic reserve and Western diet intolerance12
Ribosome accumulation during early phase resistance training in humans12
Ca2+ mishandling in heart failure: Potential targets12
Obesogenic diet in mice compromises maternal metabolic physiology and lactation ability leading to reductions in neonatal viability12
Co‐cultures of renal progenitors and endothelial cells on kidney decellularized matrices replicate the renal tubular environment in vitro11
High phosphate impairs arterial endothelial function through AMPK‐related pathways in mouse resistance arteries11
WNT/β‐catenin pathway is a key regulator of cardiac function and energetic metabolism11
15N‐labeled dietary nitrate supplementation increases human skeletal muscle nitrate concentration and improves muscle torque production11
Insulin differentially modulates GABA signalling in hippocampal neurons and, in an age‐dependent manner, normalizes GABA‐activated currents in the tg‐APPSwe mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease11
Myosin heavy chains in extraocular muscle fibres: Distribution, regulation and function11
Circadian rhythm disruption in critically ill patients11
ACE2 function in the pancreatic islet: Implications for relationship between SARS‐CoV‐2 and diabetes11
Impact of paternal exercise on physiological systems in the offspring11
Clustering of desmosomal cadherins by desmoplakin is essential for cell‐cell adhesion11
Acute normobaric hypoxia blunts contraction‐mediated mTORC1‐ and JNK‐signaling in human skeletal muscle11
ZFHX3 knockdown dysregulates mitochondrial adaptations to tachypacing in atrial myocytes through enhanced oxidative stress and calcium overload11
Are muscle fibres of body builders intrinsically weaker? A comparison with single fibres of aged‐matched controls11
Protein O‐GlcNAcylation levels are regulated independently of dietary intake in a tissue and time‐specific manner during rat postnatal development10
High‐intensity exercise in hypoxia improves endothelial function via increased nitric oxide bioavailability in C57BL/6 mice10
Attenuation of inward rectifier potassium current contributes to the α1‐adrenergic receptor‐induced proarrhythmicity in the caval vein myocardium10
Sestrin2 ablation attenuates the exercise‐induced browning of white adipose tissue in C57BL/6J mice10
Acidosis‐induced activation of distal nephron principal cells triggers Gdf15 secretion and adaptive proliferation of intercalated cells10
MAFA and MAFB regulate exocytosis‐related genes in human β‐cells10
Concomitant excitation and tension development are required for myocellular gene expression and protein synthesis in rat skeletal muscle10
Mechanisms linking hypertriglyceridemia to acute pancreatitis10
Enhanced phosphate absorption in intestinal epithelial cell‐specific NHE3 knockout mice10
Local cyclic adenosine monophosphate signalling cascades—Roles and targets in chronic kidney disease10
Neuromuscular fatigability at high altitude: Lowlanders with acute and chronic exposure, and native highlanders10
Cytochrome P450 epoxygenase‐derived 5,6‐epoxyeicosatrienoic acid relaxes pulmonary arteries in normoxia but promotes sustained pulmonary vasoconstriction in hypoxia9
Sex differences in antiviral immunity in SARS‐CoV‐2 infection: Mitochondria and mitomiR come into view9
Muscle‐tendon architecture in Kenyans and Japanese: Potential role of genetic endowment in the success of elite Kenyan endurance runners9
Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator‐dependent bicarbonate entry controls rat cardiomyocyte ATP release via pannexin1 through mitochondrial signalling and caspase activation9
No functional TRPA1 in cardiomyocytes9
Adrenal stress hormone action in skeletal muscle during exercise training: An old dog with new tricks?9
Galectin‐3 enhances atrial remodelling and arrhythmogenesis through CD98 signalling9
Neuropeptides and neurohormones in immune, inflammatory and cellular responses to ultraviolet radiation9
Catestatin induces glycogenesis by stimulating the phosphoinositide 3‐kinase‐AKT pathway9
Transient increase in recurrent inhibition in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis as a putative protection from neurodegeneration9
Calcineurin (PPP3CB) regulates angiotensin II‐dependent vascular remodelling by potentiating EGFR signalling in mice9
Activated FMS‐like tyrosine kinase 3 ameliorates angiotensin II‐induced cardiac remodelling9
New insights into survival strategies to oxygen deprivation in anoxia‐tolerant vertebrates9
Neocytolysis on descending the mountain and ascending into space9
Effects of parathyroid hormone on renal tubular calcium and phosphate handling9
The role of the circadian clock in the development, progression, and treatment of non‐alcoholic fatty liver disease9
Rodent models to study sodium retention in experimental nephrotic syndrome8
Radial stem astrocytes (aka neural stem cells): Identity, development, physio‐pathology, and therapeutic potential8
Contextualizing the biological relevance of standardized high‐resolution respirometry to assess mitochondrial function in permeabilized human skeletal muscle8
Angiotensin II receptor blockade alleviates calcineurin inhibitor nephrotoxicity by restoring cyclooxygenase 2 expression in kidney cortex8
Monitoring kidney size to interpret MRI‐based assessment of renal oxygenation in acute pathophysiological scenarios8
When should I eat: A circadian view on food intake and metabolic regulation8
Benefits of pharmacological and electrical cholinergic stimulation in hypertension and heart failure8
Polyunsaturated fatty acid‐derived IKs channel activators shorten the QT interval ex‐vivo and in‐vivo8
ADAMTS13 inhibits oxidative stress and ameliorates progressive chronic kidney disease following ischaemia/reperfusion injury8
Sleep and circadian rhythms in α‐synucleinopathies—Perspectives for disease modification8
Intermittent fasting—The new lifestyle?8
The impact of macronutrient composition on metabolic regulation: An Islet‐Centric view8
The effect of specific bioactive collagen peptides on function and muscle remodeling during human resistance training8
Renal handling of nitrate in women and men with elevated blood pressure8
Mesangial cells regulate the single nephron GFR and preserve the integrity of the glomerular filtration barrier: An intravital multiphoton microscopy study8
Intestinal mesenchymal cells regulate immune responses and promote epithelial regeneration in vitro and in dextran sulfate sodium‐induced experimental colitis in mice8
Getting it right matters! Covid‐19 pandemic analogies to everyday life in medical sciences8
Prostacyclin facilitates vascular smooth muscle cell phenotypic transformation via activating TP receptors when IP receptors are deficient8
A single dose of exercise stimulates skeletal muscle mitochondrial plasticity in myotonic dystrophy type 18
Acute adaptation of renal phosphate transporters in the murine kidney to oral phosphate intake requires multiple signals8
A five amino acids deletion in NKCC2 of C57BL/6 mice affects analysis of NKCC2 phosphorylation but does not impact kidney function7
Dining on the dead in the deep: Active NH4+ excretion via Na+/H+(NH4+) exchange in the highly ammonia tolerant P7
MiR‐205 is up‐regulated in islets of diabetes‐susceptible mice and targets the diabetes gene Tcf7l27
A critical role of the podocyte cytoskeleton in the pathogenesis of glomerular proteinuria and autoimmune podocytopathies7
Prolonged therapeutic effects of photoactivated adipose‐derived stem cells following ischaemic injury7
L‐carnitine alleviates cardiac microvascular dysfunction in diabetic cardiomyopathy by enhancing PINK1‐Parkin‐dependent mitophagy through the CPT1a‐PHB2‐PARL pathways7
Single cell‐ and spatial ‘Omics revolutionize physiology7
Regulation of heart rate following genetic deletion of the ß1 adrenergic receptor in larval zebrafish7
Sodium/hydrogen‐exchanger‐2 modulates colonocyte lineage differentiation7
Post‐COVID‐19 neuropsychiatric syndrome: Is maladaptive glial recovery to blame?7
Reliable kidney size determination by magnetic resonance imaging in pathophysiological settings7
β2‐adrenergic stimulation potentiates spontaneous calcium release by increasing signal mass and co‐activation of ryanodine receptor clusters7
The sodium channel NaV1.5 impacts on early murine embryonic cardiac development, structure and function in a non‐electrogenic manner7
Cardiac sensory afferents modulate susceptibility to anxio‐depressive behaviour in a mouse model of chronic heart failure7
Dietary K+ acts as a genuine diuretic7
Does neocytolysis exist after descent from high altitude?7
Did you know? Using entropy and fractal geometry to quantify fluctuations in physiological outputs7
TRPV3 and TRPV4 as candidate proteins for intestinal ammonium absorption7
Subthalamic neurons interact with nigral dopaminergic neurons to regulate movement in mice7
Assessing mitochondrial respiration in permeabilized fibres and biomarkers for mitochondrial content in human skeletal muscle7
The Drosophila septate junctions beyond barrier function: Review of the literature, prediction of human orthologs of the SJ‐related proteins and identification of protein domain families7
Molecular physiology of Arc/Arg3.1: The oligomeric state hypothesis of synaptic plasticity7
Inactivation of HIF‐prolyl 4‐hydroxylases 1, 2 and 3 in NG2‐expressing cells induces HIF2‐mediated neurovascular expansion independent of erythropoietin7
Acute pyelonephritis: Increased plasma membrane targeting of renal aquaporin‐27
Macrophage activation in stellate ganglia contributes to lung injury‐induced arrhythmogenesis in male rats7
Hydrokinetic pancreatic function and insulin secretion are moduled by Cl uniporter Slc26a9 in mice7