Reproduction is an official journal of the Society of Reproduction and Fertility, alongside sister journal Reproduction and Fertility.

The journal publishes original research articles and topical reviews on the subject of reproductive and developmental biology, and reproductive medicine. It considers studies in humans and all animal species, and will publish clinical studies if they advance understanding of the underlying causes and/or mechanisms of disease.

The Editorial Board is led by Co-Editors-in-Chief Professor Greg FitzHarris and Professor Chris Price, both based at the University of Montreal, Canada.

2019 Impact Factor

We are pleased to announce that the Society’s journal, Reproduction has an increased 2019 impact factor of 3.206. It now ranks 10 out of 29 in the Reproductive Biology category and 12 out of 41 in the Developmental Biology category. The journal’s five-year impact factor remains high at 3.646, showing the continued relevance of research published in the journal.

This result is testament to the high quality of authors’ published articles and the dedication of the editorial board and reviewers, who together ensure Reproduction is a leading journal in the field of reproductive biology.

Click here to browse a collection of the most highly cited articles in 2019, which contributed to the latest Impact Factor.

SRF Reproduction Journal Prize

Please click here to view information on the Reproduction prize.

Anniversary and Special Issues

Please click here to view information on Anniversary and Special Issues.

Reasons to Publish

  • Completely free to publish: no submission fees, page charges or colour figure charges
  • Fast publication: the mean receipt-to-first response is just 19 days.
  • Global readership: over 25,000 users worldwide access the journal each month
  • Advanced publication – your article published online and fully citable within 24 hours of acceptance


Click here for Reproduction author guidelines.

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