AJA Outstanding Paper Award of 2021
Asian Journal of Andrology (AJA) has inaugurated the "AJA Outstanding Paper Award" since 2016, to recognize the most outstanding papers published in AJA. The outstanding papers have been selected based on quality and impact of the published work, coverage of one main theme of the journal. It is our pleasure to announce that the following 25 papers have won the AJA Outstanding Paper Award in 2021:
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- Malik, Ifrah Alam; Durairajanayagam, Damayanthi; Singh, Harbindar Jeet. Leptin and its actions on reproduction in males. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 296–99.
- Porcaro, Antonio B.; Tafuri, Alessandro; Sebben, Marco; Processali, Tania; Pirozzi, Marco; Amigoni, Nelia; Rizzetto, Riccardo; Shakir, Aliasger; Cerruto, Maria Angela; Brunelli, Matteo; Siracusano, Salvatore; Artibani, Walter. High body mass index predicts multiple prostate cancer lymph node metastases after radical prostatectomy and extended pelvic lymph node dissection. Asian Journal of Andrology 2020; 22: 323-329.
- Selvam, Manesh Kumar Panner; Agarwal, Ashok; Baskaran, Saradha. Proteomic analysis of seminal plasma from bilateral varicocele patients indicates an oxidative state and increased inflammatory response. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 544–550.
- Huang, Yu-Hua; Zhang, Ya-Qun; Huang, Jiao-Ti. Neuroendocrine cells of prostate cancer: biologic functions and molecular mechanisms. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 291–295.
- Wang, Wei-Li; Tu, Chao-Feng; Tan, Yue-Qiu. Insight on multiple morphological abnormalities of sperm flagella in male infertility: what is new? Asian Journal of Andrology 2020; 22: 236–245.
- Zhang, Hai-Tao; Zhang, Zhe; Hong, Kai; Tang, Wen-Hao; Liu, De-Feng; Mao, Jia-Ming; Yang, Yu-Zhuo; Lin, Hao-Cheng; Jiang, Hui. Altered microRNA profiles of testicular biopsies from patients with nonobstructive azoospermia. Asian Journal of Andrology 2020; 22: 100–105.
- Liao, Yiji; Xu, Kexin. Epigenetic regulation of prostate cancer: the theories and the clinical implications. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 279-290.
- Yu, Yong-Bo; Wang, Yong-Hua; Yang, Xue-Cheng; Zhao, Yang; Wang, Mei-Lan; Liang, Ye; Niu, Hai-Tao. The relationship between human papillomavirus and penile cancer over the past decade: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 375–380.
- Yefimova, Marina G.; Buschiazzo, Antoine; Burel, Agnes; Lavault, Marie-Therese; Pimentel, Celine; Jouve, Guilhem; Jaillard, Sylvie; Jegou, Bernard; Bourmeyster, Nicolas; Ravel, Celia. Autophagy is increased in cryptorchid testis resulting in abnormal spermatozoa. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 570–576.
- Zhang, Li; Liu, Yi; Chen, Xian-Guo; Zhang, Yong; Chen, Jing; Hao, Zong-Yao; Fan, Song; Zhang, Li-Gang; Du, He-Xi; Liang, Chao-Zhao. MicroRNA expression profile in chronic nonbacterial prostatitis revealed by next-generation small RNA sequencing. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 351–359.
- Zhao, Yicheng; Li, Wenliang. Beta-adrenergic signaling on neuroendocrine differentiation, angiogenesis, and metastasis in prostate cancer progression. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 253-259.
- Shang, Yong-Liang; Zhu, Fu-Xi; Yan, Jie; Chen, Liang; Tang, Wen-Hao; Xiao, Sai; Mo, Wei-Ke; Zhang, Zhi-Guo; He, Xiao-Jin; Qiao, Jie; Cao, Yun-Xia; Li, Wei. Novel DPY19L2 variants in globozoospermic patients and the overcoming this male infertility. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 183–189.
- Song, Gang; Xiong, Geng-Yan; Fan, Yu; Huang, Cong; Kang, Yong-Ming; Ji, Guang-Jie; Chen, Jin-Chao; Xin, Zhong-Cheng; Zhou, Li-Qun. The role of tumor size, ultrasonographic findings, and serum tumor markers in predicting the likelihood of malignant testicular histology. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 196–200.
- Wu, Mei-Li-Yang; Wang, Cheng-Shuang; Xiao, Qi; Peng, Chao-Hua; Zeng, Tie-Ying. The therapeutic effect of pelvic floor muscle exercise on urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy: a meta-analysis. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 170–176.
- Del Giudice, Francesco; Busetto, Gian Maria; De Berardinis, Ettore; Sperduti, Isabella; Ferro, Matteo; Maggi, Martina; Gross, Martin S.; Sciarra, Alessandro; Eisenberg, Michael L. A systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical trials implementing aromatase inhibitors to treat male infertility. Asian Journal of Andrology 2020; 22: 360–367.
- Rastrelli, Giulia; Corona, Giovanni; Maggi, Mario. Both comorbidity burden and low testosterone can explain symptoms and signs of testosterone deficiency in men consulting for sexual dysfunction. Asian Journal of Andrology 2020; 22: 265–273.
- Lopez-Moncada, Fernanda; Jose Torres, Maria; Castellon, Enrique A.; Contreras, Hector R. Secreted protein acidic and rich in cysteine (SPARC) induces epithelial-mesenchymal transition, enhancing migration and invasion, and is associated with high Gleason score in prostate cancer. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 557-564.
- Shao, Ning; Zhu, Yao; Wan, Fang-Ning; Ye, Ding-Wei. Identification of seven long noncoding RNAs signature for prediction of biochemical recurrence in prostate cancer. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 618–622.
- Wu, Shui-Qing; Su, Hao; Wang, Yin-Huai; Zhao, Xiao-Kun. Role of tumor-associated immune cells in prostate cancer: angel or devil? Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 433–437.
- Bai, Shanshan; Zhang, Bryan Y.; Dong, Yan. Impact of taxanes on androgen receptor signaling. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 249–252.
- Alharbi, Mohannad; Hamouche, Fadl; Phillips, Simon; Kadoch, Jacques Isaac; Zini, Armand. Use of testicular sperm in couples with SCSA-defined high sperm DNA fragmentation and failed intracytoplasmic sperm injection using ejaculated sperm. Asian Journal of Andrology 2020; 22: 348–353.
- Liu, Jun; Wang, Zhi-Qian; Li, Min; Zhou, Ming-Yang; Yu, Yi-Fei; Zhan, Wei-Wei. Establishment of two new predictive models for prostate cancer to determine whether to require prostate biopsy when the PSA level is in the diagnostic gray zone (4-10 ng ml-1). Asian Journal of Andrology 2020; 22: 213-216.
- Blee, Alexandra M.; Huang, Haojie. Lineage plasticity-mediated therapy resistance in prostate cancer. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 241–248.
- Kavoussi, Parviz K. Validation of targeted microsurgical spermatic cord denervation: comparison of outcomes to traditional complete microsurgical spermatic cord denervation. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 319–323.
- Shen, Cong; Yu, Jun; Zhang, Xi; Liu, Chen-Chen; Guo, Yue-Shuai; Zhu, Jia-Wei; Zhang, Ke; Yu, Yi; Gao, Ting-Ting; Yang, Shen-Min; Li, Hong; Zheng, Bo; Huang, Xiao-Yan. Strawberry Notch 1 (SBNO1) promotes proliferation of spermatogonial stem cells via the noncanonical Wnt pathway in mice. Asian Journal of Andrology 2019; 21: 345–350.