Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology

(The H4-Index of Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology is 72. 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 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
Mechanisms of Cellular Senescence: Cell Cycle Arrest and Senescence Associated Secretory Phenotype427
Iron Metabolism in Ferroptosis288
Mitophagy, Mitochondrial Homeostasis, and Cell Fate243
PARP Inhibitors: Clinical Relevance, Mechanisms of Action and Tumor Resistance243
Oxidative Damage and Antioxidant Defense in Ferroptosis190
T Cell Dysfunction and Exhaustion in Cancer173
Mitophagy: An Emerging Role in Aging and Age-Associated Diseases171
Mesenchymal Stem Cell-Derived Extracellular Vesicles: Challenges in Clinical Applications168
Molecular Mechanisms of Radiation-Induced Cancer Cell Death: A Primer165
MicroRNAs: From Mechanism to Organism162
Characteristics and Biomarkers of Ferroptosis152
Resistance Mechanisms of Anti-PD1/PDL1 Therapy in Solid Tumors147
Beneficial and Detrimental Effects of Reactive Oxygen Species on Lifespan: A Comprehensive Review of Comparative and Experimental Studies141
Metabolism of Amino Acids in Cancer138
FGF Signaling Pathway: A Key Regulator of Stem Cell Pluripotency128
In vitro Models of Neurodegenerative Diseases128
Diversity and Emerging Roles of Enhancer RNA in Regulation of Gene Expression and Cell Fate123
Adult Stem Cells for Bone Regeneration and Repair120
TGF-β-Induced Endothelial to Mesenchymal Transition in Disease and Tissue Engineering116
Senescence in Mesenchymal Stem Cells: Functional Alterations, Molecular Mechanisms, and Rejuvenation Strategies116
The Keloid Disorder: Heterogeneity, Histopathology, Mechanisms and Models116
Energy Metabolism Regulates Stem Cell Pluripotency115
A Brief Review of Current Maturation Methods for Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells-Derived Cardiomyocytes110
On-Target Anti-TGF-β Therapies Are Not Succeeding in Clinical Cancer Treatments: What Are Remaining Challenges?110
A Revised Perspective of Skeletal Stem Cell Biology110
Diverse Role of TGF-β in Kidney Disease108
The Balance of TNF Mediated Pathways Regulates Inflammatory Cell Death Signaling in Healthy and Diseased Tissues108
Selective Targeting of TNF Receptors as a Novel Therapeutic Approach107
The Emerging Role of the Mammalian Glycocalyx in Functional Membrane Organization and Immune System Regulation105
The Pyroptosis-Related Signature Predicts Prognosis and Indicates Immune Microenvironment Infiltration in Gastric Cancer104
N6-Methylandenosine-Related lncRNAs Are Potential Biomarkers for Predicting the Overall Survival of Lower-Grade Glioma Patients103
The Roles of Histone Deacetylases and Their Inhibitors in Cancer Therapy101
Laboratory Testing Methods for Novel Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2)93
The Impact of PM2.5 on the Host Defense of Respiratory System93
Comparative Analysis of BTK Inhibitors and Mechanisms Underlying Adverse Effects93
Molecular Bases of VEGFR-2-Mediated Physiological Function and Pathological Role91
Immunomodulatory Effect of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells: The Cutting Edge of Clinical Application90
Targeting Rho GTPase Signaling Networks in Cancer90
Endometrial and Menstrual Blood Mesenchymal Stem/Stromal Cells: Biological Properties and Clinical Application89
Pseudogene-Derived lncRNAs and Their miRNA Sponging Mechanism in Human Cancer88
Ferroptosis-Related Gene Signature Predicts Glioma Cell Death and Glioma Patient Progression87
Cathepsin K: The Action in and Beyond Bone85
Emerging Signal Regulating Potential of Genistein Against Alzheimer’s Disease: A Promising Molecule of Interest85
The mTOR–Autophagy Axis and the Control of Metabolism84
Emerging Roles of Lipophagy in Health and Disease83
Interplay Between Lipid Metabolism and Autophagy83
CCL19 and CCR7 Expression, Signaling Pathways, and Adjuvant Functions in Viral Infection and Prevention83
New Insights of Emerging SARS-CoV-2: Epidemiology, Etiology, Clinical Features, Clinical Treatment, and Prevention82
The Inhibitory Effect of Curcumin on Virus-Induced Cytokine Storm and Its Potential Use in the Associated Severe Pneumonia82
Autophagy and Stem Cells: Self-Eating for Self-Renewal82
The Function of the HGF/c-Met Axis in Hepatocellular Carcinoma81
Recent Advances of Osterix Transcription Factor in Osteoblast Differentiation and Bone Formation81
Tumor Endothelial Cells (TECs) as Potential Immune Directors of the Tumor Microenvironment – New Findings and Future Perspectives80
Role of Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in Retinal Pigment Epithelium Dysfunction80
Single-Cell RNA-seq Identifies Cell Subsets in Human Placenta That Highly Expresses Factors Driving Pathogenesis of SARS-CoV-280
Cathepsin B Is Required for NLRP3 Inflammasome Activation in Macrophages, Through NLRP3 Interaction80
Mechanoregulation of YAP and TAZ in Cellular Homeostasis and Disease Progression79
Molecular Mechanisms of Cardiomyocyte Death in Drug-Induced Cardiotoxicity79
Neuroinflammation as a Factor of Neurodegenerative Disease: Thalidomide Analogs as Treatments78
MicroRNA Involvement in Signaling Pathways During Viral Infection78
Potential Roles of Exosomes in Parkinson’s Disease: From Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Treatment to Prognosis78
Pleiotropic Effects of mTOR and Autophagy During Development and Aging75
The Mechanics of Mitotic Cell Rounding75
Contribution of TGF-Beta-Mediated NLRP3-HMGB1 Activation to Tubulointerstitial Fibrosis in Rat With Angiotensin II-Induced Chronic Kidney Disease74
Paternal Contributions to Offspring Health: Role of Sperm Small RNAs in Intergenerational Transmission of Epigenetic Information74
X Inactivation and Escape: Epigenetic and Structural Features74
BMSC-Derived Exosomal miR-29a Promotes Angiogenesis and Osteogenesis74
Hepatic Stellate Cells and Hepatocarcinogenesis73
The Role of Exosomes and Exosomal MicroRNA in Cardiovascular Disease73
Tumor-Associated Macrophages in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: Origin, Polarization, Function, and Reprogramming73
Tumor Microenvironment in Ovarian Cancer: Function and Therapeutic Strategy73
Bearing My Heart: The Role of Extracellular Matrix on Cardiac Development, Homeostasis, and Injury Response72
Nicotinamide Mononucleotide: A Promising Molecule for Therapy of Diverse Diseases by Targeting NAD+ Metabolism72
MitophAging: Mitophagy in Aging and Disease72