Impact Factor Collection


Journal of Molecular Endocrinology 2021 Journal Impact Factor 4.869


Journal of Molecular Endocrinology achieved a 2021 Journal Impact FactorTM of 4.869, and the Five-Year measure has increased to its highest-ever level, now standing at 5.532. The journal is ranked 50 out of 146 journals in the ‘Endocrinology and Metabolism’ category of the latest Journal Citation ReportsTM

We would like to extend our gratitude to all of the authors, reviewers, readers, and the leadership of our world-class Editors, who continue to support the journal and have enabled this remarkable result.

We extend our thanks profusely to the world-class Editors, authors, reviewers and readers who have enabled this remarkable result.

We are also proud to announce that Journal of Endocrinology, the sister journal of Journal of Molecular Endocrinology, achieved a Journal Impact FactorTM of 4.669.

Explore the following collection of the top-cited research articles and reviews from 2021.




Aldose reductase regulates hyperglycemia-induced HUVEC death via SIRT1/AMPK-alpha 1/mTOR pathway
Pabitra B Pal et al.

The miRNAs miR-211-5p and miR-204-5p modulate ER stress in human beta cells
Fabio Arturo Grieco et al.

Butyrate modulates diabetes-linked gut dysbiosis: epigenetic and mechanistic modifications
Mohamed H Noureldein et al.

PCOS serum-derived exosomal miR-27a-5p stimulates endometrial cancer cells migration and invasion
Xiaoxia Che et al.

Low-dose Bisphenol-A regulates inflammatory cytokines through GPR30 in mammary adipose cells
Ilaria Cimmino et al.

miRNA-155 silencing reduces sciatic nerve injury in diabetic peripheral neuropathy
Jin Hong Chen et al.

PEG10 is associated with treatment-induced neuroendocrine prostate cancer
Soojin Kim et al.

METTL7B promotes migration and invasion in thyroid cancer through epithelial-mesenchymal transition
Danrong Ye et al.

Lactoferrin ameliorates aging-suppressed osteogenesis via IGF1 signaling
Xin-wei Chen et al.

Anti-inflammatory effects of androgens in the human vagina
Elisa Maseroli et al.

Cap-independent mRNA translation is upregulated in long-lived endocrine mutant mice
Ulas Ozkurede et al.

Role of mPR alpha (PAQR7) in progesterone-induced Ca2+ decrease in human vascular smooth muscle cells
Yefei Pang and Peter Thomas




Integrated omics: tools, advances and future approaches
Biswapriya B Misra et al.

Circadian clock genes and the transcriptional architecture of the clock mechanism
Kimberly H Cox and Joseph S Takahashi

Novel actions of sclerostin on bone
Gill Holdsworth, Scott J Roberts, and Hua Zhu Ke

Molecular pathways disrupted by gestational diabetes mellitus
Caitlyn Nguyen-Ngos et al.

Thyroid function disruptors: from nature to chemicals
Karen Jesus Oliveira et al.

Nutrient sensor signaling pathways and cellular stress in fetal growth restriction
Bethany Hart, Elizabeth Morgan, and Emilyn U Alejandro

Molecular mechanisms of FOXO1 in adipocyte differentiation
Junye Chen et al.

Mechanisms for sex differences in energy homeostasis
Chunmei Wang and Yong Xuem

NETosis contributes to the pathogenes of diabetes and its complications
Rachel Njeim et al.

Stress and glucocorticoid receptor regulation of mitochondrial gene
Hannah E Lapp, Andrew A Bartlett, and Richard G Hunter

The role of an anti-diabetic drug metformin in the treatment of endocrine tumors
Shilpa Thakur, Brianna Daley, and Joanna Klubo-Gwiezdzinska