Acta Physiologica

(The TQCC of Acta Physiologica is 19. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
AMP-activated protein kinase in the regulation of hepatic energy metabolism: from physiology to therapeutic perspectives350
The spinal pathophysiology of spasticity ? from a basic science point of view276
Physiological role of taurine - from organism to organelle211
Taste receptor signalling - from tongues to lungs176
On functional motor adaptations: from the quantification of motor strategies to the prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in the neck-shoulder region132
Spinal control of locomotion ? from cat to man106
Volume transmission and wiring transmission from cellular to molecular networks: history and perspectives86
Skeletal muscle mass recovery from atrophy in IL-6 knockout mice75
Role of the immune system in vascular function and blood pressure control induced by faecal microbiota transplantation in rats74
Impaired butyrate absorption in the proximal colon, low serum butyrate and diminished central effects of butyrate on blood pressure in spontaneously hypertensive rats63
Distinct patterns of skeletal muscle mitochondria fusion, fission and mitophagy upon duration of exercise training61
Exercise training remodels human skeletal muscle mitochondrial fission and fusion machinery towards a pro‐elongation phenotype56
Tenuifolin, an extract derived fromtenuigenin, inhibits amyloid-β secretionin vitro52
The circadian clock regulates the diurnal levels of microbial short‐chain fatty acids and their rhythmic effects on colon contractility in mice51
Myokines in skeletal muscle physiology and metabolism: Recent advances and future perspectives51
Oxygenation of adipose tissue: A human perspective48
Altered mitochondrial metabolism in the insulin‐resistant heart47
Peripheral inflammation induces neuroinflammation that alters neurotransmission and cognitive and motor function in hepatic encephalopathy: Underlying mechanisms and therapeutic implications45
Age-related endothelial dysfunction in human skeletal muscle feed arteries: the role of free radicals derived from mitochondria in the vasculature45
Klotho protein supplementation reduces blood pressure and renal hypertrophy in db/db mice, a model of type 2 diabetes45
Emerging relevance of circadian rhythms in headaches and neuropathic pain44
Metformin promotes irisin release from murine skeletal muscle independently of AMP ‐activated protein kinase activation43
Urinary extracellular vesicles: Origin, role as intercellular messengers and biomarkers; efficient sorting and potential treatment options43
Good publication practice in physiology 201942
Doxorubicin‐induced skeletal muscle atrophy: Elucidating the underlying molecular pathways40
L-3-n-butylphthalide protects rats' cardiomyocytes from ischaemia/reperfusion-induced apoptosis by affecting the mitochondrial apoptosis pathway39
Disturbed cardiac mitochondrial and cytosolic calcium handling in a metabolic risk‐related rat model of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction38
Hypoxia preconditioning by cobalt chloride enhances endurance performance and protects skeletal muscles from exercise-induced oxidative damage in rats38
Sex‐related differences in muscle size explained by amplitudes of higher‐threshold motor unit action potentials and muscle fibre typing37
The concept of skeletal muscle memory: Evidence from animal and human studies37
The effect of exercise mode on the acute response of satellite cells in old men36
Fatty acid taste quality information via GPR120 in the anterior tongue of mice36
Targeting desmosomal adhesion and signalling for intestinal barrier stabilization in inflammatory bowel diseases—Lessons from experimental models and patients35
Intestinal macrophages and their interaction with the enteric nervous system in health and inflammatory bowel disease35
miR‐29c improves skeletal muscle mass and function throughout myocyte proliferation and differentiation and by repressing atrophy‐related genes34
Proteasuria—The impact of active urinary proteases on sodium retention in nephrotic syndrome34
The adaptive compensations in endocrine pancreas from glucocorticoid-treated rats are reversible after the interruption of treatment33
Claudin‐15 forms a water channel through the tight junction with distinct function compared to claudin‐231
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 r31
Immunity and Hypertension31
Muscle mass and inspired oxygen influence oxygen extraction at maximal exercise: Role of mitochondrial oxygen affinity31
Muscle fibre activation and fatigue with low‐load blood flow restricted resistance exercise—An integrative physiology review30
Effects of one‐legged high‐intensity interval training on insulin‐mediated skeletal muscle glucose homeostasis in patients with type 2 diabetes30
Adipocyte‐derived extracellular vesicles modulate appetite and weight through mTOR signalling in the hypothalamus30
Urokinase‐type plasminogen activator (uPA) is not essential for epithelial sodium channel (ENaC)‐mediated sodium retention in experimental nephrotic syndrome30
Serotonergic regulation of insulin secretion30
Muscle unloading: A comparison between spaceflight and ground‐based models30
The sympathetic nervous system regulates skeletal muscle motor innervation and acetylcholine receptor stability30
The importance of being rhythmic: Living in harmony with your body clocks29
TRPM5 in the battle against diabetes and obesity29
Factors that confound the prediction of renal medullary oxygenation and risk of acute kidney injury from measurement of bladder urine oxygen tension29
Sudomotor responses from glabrous and non-glabrous skin during cognitive and painful stimulations following passive heating29
The emerging role of stimulator of interferons genes signaling in sepsis: Inflammation, autophagy, and cell death28
T lymphocytes possess the machinery for 5-HT synthesis, storage, degradation and release28
Evolutionary and cardio‐respiratory physiology of air‐breathing and amphibious fishes28
Pharmacological separation of early afterdepolarizations from arrhythmogenic substrate in ΔKPQ Scn5a murine hearts modelling human long QT 3 syndrome28
Lack of muscle fibre hypertrophy, myonuclear addition, and satellite cell pool expansion with resistance training in 83‐94‐year‐old men and women28
Leptin modulates olfactory discrimination and neural activity in the olfactory bulb28
MMP‐9‐positive neutrophils are essential for establishing profibrotic microenvironment in the obstructed kidney of UUO mice27
Activation of the prostaglandin E 2 EP 2 receptor attenuates renal fibrosis in unilateral ureteral obstructed mice and human kidne27
Physiological regulation of reactive oxygen species in organisms based on their physicochemical properties26
In humans IL-6 is released from the brain during and after exercise and paralleled by enhanced IL-6 mRNA expression in the hippocampus of mice26
miR‐29a promotes pathological cardiac hypertrophy by targeting the PTEN/AKT/mTOR signalling pathway and suppressing autophagy26
Evidence against a sexual dimorphism in glucose and fatty acid metabolism in skeletal muscle cultures from age-matched men and post-menopausal women26
Regulation of glucose transporter 4 traffic by energy deprivation from mitochondrial compromise25
Gastric bypass surgery is protective from high-fat diet-induced non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and hepatic endoplasmic reticulum stress25
Separation of early afterdepolarizations from arrhythmogenic substrate in the isolated perfused hypokalaemic murine heart through modifiers of calcium homeostasis25
Sex differences in the coronary vasodilation induced by 17 β-oestradiol in the isolated perfused heart from spontaneously hypertensive rats24
Human renal response to furosemide: Simultaneous oxygenation and perfusion measurements in cortex and medulla24
Roles of lncRNAs and circRNAs in regulating skeletal muscle development24
Circulating microparticles from diabetic rats impair endothelial function and regulate endothelial protein expression24
Complex neural representation of odour information in the olfactory bulb24
Pannexin‐1 mediated ATP release in adipocytes is sensitive to glucose and insulin and modulates lipolysis and macrophage migration23
Isolation and functional characterization of pericytes derived from hamster skeletal muscle23
Impaired structural and functional regeneration of skeletal muscles from β 2‐adrenoceptor knockout mice23
Roles of oestradiol receptor alpha and beta against hypertension and brain mitochondrial dysfunction under intermittent hypoxia in female rats22
Anion secretion by a model epithelium: more lessons from Calu-322
Thyroid hormone regulation of neural stem cell fate: From development to ageing22
Mitochondrial complex IV mutation increases reactive oxygen species production and reduces lifespan in aged mice22
Urokinase‐type plasminogen activator contributes to amiloride‐sensitive sodium retention in nephrotic range glomerular proteinuria in mice22
Mechanisms underlying reduced P2Y1-receptor-mediated relaxation in superior mesenteric arteries from long-term streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats22
Chronically elevated bilirubin protects from cardiac reperfusion injury in the male Gunn rat21
Connexins in the control of vasomotor function21
Distant organ dysfunction in acute kidney injury21
MicroRNA‐133 suppresses ZFHX3‐dependent atrial remodelling and arrhythmia21
Consuming a low-fat diet from weaning to adulthood reverses the programming of food preferences in male, but not in female, offspring of ‘junk food’-fed rat dams21
A reduction in compliance or activation level reduces residual force depression in human tibialis anterior21
Diagnostic and theranostic microRNAs in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis21
Programming of glucose-insulin homoeostasis: long-term consequences of pre-natal versus early post-natal nutrition insults. Evidence from a sheep model21
Dorsal striatum dopamine oscillations: Setting the pace of food anticipatory activity21
An accumulation of muscle macrophages is accompanied by altered insulin sensitivity after reduced activity and recovery21
Investigating brain d ‐serine: Advocacy for good practices21
Protective roles of estradiol against vascular oxidative stress in ovariectomized female rats exposed to normoxia or intermittent hypoxia20
Long-term exercise training prevents mammary tumorigenesis-induced muscle wasting in rats through the regulation of TWEAK signalling20
Depressed contractile reserve and impaired calcium handling of cardiac myocytes from chronically unloaded hearts are ameliorated with the administration of physiological treatment dose of T3 in rats20
Regulation of erythrocyte function: Multiple evolutionary solutions for respiratory gas transport and its regulation in fish20
Work of breathing influences muscle sympathetic nerve activity during semi‐recumbent cycle exercise20
Chaperone co‐inducer BGP‐15 mitigates early contractile dysfunction of the soleus muscle in a rat ICU model20
The novel antidepressant ketamine enhances dentate gyrus proliferation with no effects on synaptic plasticity or hippocampal function in depressive‐like rats19
Anti‐fibrotic mechanisms of angiotensin AT2‐receptor stimulation19
The blockade of angiotensin AT1and aldosterone receptors protects rats from synthetic androgen-induced cardiac autonomic dysfunction19
Keeping heart homeostasis in check through the balance of iron metabolism19
Action of hypoxia-inducible factor in liver and kidney from mice with Pax8-rtTA-based deletion of von Hippel-Lindau protein19