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BIOCELL Highly Cited Paper Award 2022


BIOCELL Highly Cited Paper Award 2022


The Highly Cited Paper Award 2022 is presented to papers which received frequent times of citation in 2021, among those published in BIOCELL between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2020. Only verifiable counts of citations from Web of Science and Scopus are eligible.


Highly Cited Paper Award is presented annually which recognizes the high citation impact of papers published in the journal. The winners will receive an award certificate and a full APC waiver for one article accepted by the journal that is submitted within 12 months after receiving the award.


We are pleased to present “BIOCELL Highly Cited Paper Award 2022” to:


• Highly Cited Papers Published in 2019


SPAG9 promotes prostate cancer growth and metastasis

Chunhua YANG, Ye TIAN

BIOCELL, Vol. 43, No. 3, 2019


LncRNA LINC01772 promotes metastasis and EMT process in cervical cancer by sponging miR-3611 to relieve ZEB1

Tong MA, Fafen WANG, Xiaohui WANG

BIOCELL, Vol. 43, No. 3, 2019


• Highly Cited Papers Published in 2020


Lung development: AT1 and AT2 property

Yong CHEN, Yongpin DONG, Xiaoli DU

BIOCELL, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2020


Combinatory effect of hesperetin and mesenchymal stem cells on the deteriorated lipid profile, heart and kidney functions and antioxidant activity in STZ-induced diabetic rats

Osama M. AHMED, Mohamed A. HASSAN, Ablaa S. SALEH

BIOCELL, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2020


Melatonin and its protective role against male reproductive toxicity induced by heavy metals, environmental pollutants, and chemotherapy: A review


BIOCELL, Vol. 44, No. 4, 2020 


MicroRNA-708 inhibits the proliferation and chemoresistance of pancreatic cancer cells

Wensong LIU, Yunjie LU, Dong ZHANG, Longqing SHI, Guangchen ZU, Haijiao YAN, Donglin SUN

BIOCELL, Vol. 44, No. 1, 2020 


BIOCELL Editorial would like to take this opportunity to thank all the authors who have contributed their research findings and in-depth thoughts to the journal. We hope this award will encourage the best minds to release their best work in BIOCELL.

19 September 2022