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Human Reproduction  
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DisciplineHuman reproduction, reproductive biology
LanguageEnglish
Edited byA. Van Steirteghem
Publication details
Publication history
1986-present
Publisher
FrequencyMonthly
5.020
Standard abbreviations
Hum. Reprod.
Indexing
CODENHUREEE
ISSN0268-1161 (print)
1460-2350 (web)
OCLC no.13829792
Links
Human Reproduction Update  
DisciplineHuman reproduction, reproductive biology
LanguageEnglish
Edited byJ. Collins
Publication details
Former name(s)
Bibliography of Reproduction, Oxford Reviews of Reproductive Biology
Publication history
1995-present
Publisher
FrequencyBimonthly
10.165
Standard abbreviations
Hum. Reprod. Update
Indexing
CODENHRUPF8
ISSN1355-4786 (print)
1460-2369 (web)
LCCN95657574
OCLC no.32055602
Links
Molecular Human Reproduction  
DisciplineHuman reproduction, reproductive biology
LanguageEnglish
Edited byStephen G. Hillier
Publication details
Publication history
1995-present
Publisher
FrequencyMonthly
3.506
Standard abbreviations
Mol. Hum. Reprod.
Indexing
CODENMHREFD
ISSN1360-9947 (print)
1460-2407 (web)
OCLC no.33838450
Links

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 2014 impact factor is 10.165, ranking it first in the categories "Obstetrics and Gynaecology" (out of 79) 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". Archived from the original on 2010-02-18. Retrieved 2010-08-02.
  3. ^ Fraser LR (2000). "In Appreciation of Professor R. G. Edwards, Founding Editor of the Human Reproduction Journals". Molecular 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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