npj Microgravity

(The H4-Index of npj Microgravity is 20. 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.)
Red risks for a journey to the red planet: The highest priority human health risks for a mission to Mars151
A systematic review and meta-analysis of bone loss in space travelers99
How does spaceflight affect the acquired immune system?61
Update on the effects of microgravity on the musculoskeletal system56
A review of alterations to the brain during spaceflight and the potential relevance to crew in long-duration space exploration54
High intensity training during spaceflight: results from the NASA Sprint Study48
Cardiovascular deconditioning during long-term spaceflight through multiscale modeling45
Terrestrial health applications of visual assessment technology and machine learning in spaceflight associated neuro-ocular syndrome43
Key points for the development of antioxidant cocktails to prevent cellular stress and damage caused by reactive oxygen species (ROS) during manned space missions38
The effects of microgravity on bone structure and function36
The influence of spaceflight and simulated microgravity on bacterial motility and chemotaxis35
Gravity sensing in plant and animal cells32
Trabecular bone organoids: a micron-scale ‘humanised’ prototype designed to study the effects of microgravity and degeneration30
COVID-19—The largest isolation study in history: the value of shared learnings from spaceflight analogs30
Macrophages in microgravity: the impact of space on immune cells29
Estimating medical risk in human spaceflight27
The effects of real and simulated microgravity on cellular mitochondrial function26
Feasibility, potency, and safety of growing human mesenchymal stem cells in space for clinical application25
Planetary extravehicular activity (EVA) risk mitigation strategies for long-duration space missions21
Effects of spaceflight aboard the International Space Station on mouse estrous cycle and ovarian gene expression20
Low-intensity vibration restores nuclear YAP levels and acute YAP nuclear shuttling in mesenchymal stem cells subjected to simulated microgravity20