Molecular Reproduction and Development

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Edited By: Gary M. Wessel

Online ISSN: 1098-2795


Aims and Scope

Molecular Reproduction and Development takes an integrated, systems-biology approach to understand the dynamic continuum of cellular, reproductive, and developmental processes. This journal fosters dialogue among diverse disciplines through primary research communications and educational forums, with the philosophy that fundamental findings within the life sciences result from a convergence of disciplines.

Increasingly, readers of the Journal need to be informed of diverse, yet integrated, topics impinging on their areas of interest. This requires an expansion in thinking towards non-traditional, interdisciplinary experimental design and data analysis. For example, biologists need to know how nanodevices might be used, while bioengineers need to know how post-translational protein modifications affect developmental mechanisms. The Journal will provide a means for readers to integrate divergent scientific disciplines into their current and future research. Readers will turn to Molecular Reproduction and Development not only to learn the latest in research progress, but to become educated in frontier topics of the field of reproductive and developmental biology; students in particular will turn to the Journal to learn about current progress in the diversifying approaches that will become the foundation for the next generation of research.

How to cite: To make sure that references to this journal are correctly recorded and resolved (for example in CrossRef or ISI Web of Science), please use the following abbreviated title in any citations: "Mol Reprod Dev." Punctuation may vary according to the style of the citing journal.


Reproductive biologists · biochemists · endocrinologists · physiologists · cellular and molecular biologists · human and clinical geneticists


reproduction, embryo development, gametes, fertilization, genetic engineering, cloning, transgenics, gene regulation, gene expression, cell biology, biochemistry, physiology, journal, online journal, Wiley Online Library

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