Human Reproduction (journal)

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Human Reproduction  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Hum. Reprod.
Discipline Human reproduction, reproductive biology
Language English
Edited by A. Van Steirteghem
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1986-present
Frequency Monthly
4.585
Indexing
ISSN 0268-1161 (print)
1460-2350 (web)
CODEN HUREEE
OCLC no. 13829792
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Human Reproduction Update  
Former names
Bibliography of Reproduction, Oxford Reviews of Reproductive Biology
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Hum. Reprod. Update
Discipline Human reproduction, reproductive biology
Language English
Edited by J. Collins
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1995-present
Frequency Bimonthly
8.657
Indexing
ISSN 1355-4786 (print)
1460-2369 (web)
LCCN 95657574
CODEN HRUPF8
OCLC no. 32055602
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Molecular Human Reproduction  
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Mol. Hum. Reprod.
Discipline Human reproduction, reproductive biology
Language English
Edited by Stephen G. Hillier
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1995-present
Frequency Monthly
3.506
Indexing
ISSN 1360-9947 (print)
1460-240 (web)
CODEN MHREFD
OCLC no. 33838450
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Human Reproduction is a peer-reviewed scientific journal covering all aspects of human reproduction, including reproductive physiology and pathology, endocrinology, andrology, gonad function, gametogenesis, fertilization, embryo development, implantation, pregnancy, genetics, preimplantation genetic diagnosis, oncology, infectious disease, surgery, contraception, infertility treatment, psychology, ethics, and social issues.[1] It is an official journal of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology.[2] It was established in 1986 with Robert Edwards as founding editor-in-chief.[3]

Spin-off journals[edit]

The journals Human Reproduction Update and Molecular Human Reproduction are spin-offs from Human Reproduction that were established in 1995.[2] The main journal concentrates on original research, clinical case studies, as well as opinions and debates on topical issues.[2] Human Reproduction Update is a bimonthly review journal.[4] According to the Journal Citation Reports its 2013 impact factor is 8.657, ranking it first in the categories "Obstetrics and Gynaecology" (out of 70) and "Reproductive Biology" (out of 30).

Molecular Human Reproduction focuses on molecular aspects of reproductive biology and is published monthly.[2] According to the Journal Citation Reports its 2012 impact factor is 4.542, ranking it 7th out of 41 in the category "Developmental Biology" and 3rd out of 28 in the category "Reproductive Biology".

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

All three journals are abstracted and indexed in Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, Current Contents, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, PubMed/MEDLINE, ProQuest, and the Science Citation Index.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oxford Journals | Medicine | Human Reproduction". Oxford University Press. Retrieved 2010-08-02. 
  2. ^ a b c d "European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology - Publications". Retrieved 2010-08-02. 
  3. ^ Fraser LR (2000). "In Appreciation of Professor R. G. Edwards, Founding Editor of the Human Reproduction Journals". MMolecular Human Reproduction 6 (5): 3. doi:10.1093/molehr/6.5.3. 
  4. ^ "Oxford Journals | Medicine | Human Reproduction Update". Oxford University Press. Retrieved 2010-08-02. 

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