Point of View


Reproduction has launched a new article type called Point of View. They are intended to be short commentaries that make a novel argument or state a new hypothesis of interest and importance to the field of reproductive biology. Whilst supporting data are encouraged, exciting new models or ideas may be welcomed without new data.

See the Author Guidelines for more information about the format and intention of Point of Views.

To properly introduce this article type, the Editorial Board has commissioned an initial three articles, which will be promoted over the coming months and listed below. Point of View articles are freely available on the journal website for all users to discover. Check out the accompanying videos, which have been made by the authors, and share them with your colleagues and lab partners.


Published Point of View articles:


The impact of embryo binucleation depends upon its origin
Lia Mara Gomes Paim and Greg FitzHarris


Culture conditions antagonize lineage-promoting signaling in the mouse blastocyst
Tristan Frum and Amy Ralston


The soluble sperm factor that activates the egg: PLCzeta and beyond
Karl Swann