Award 2017

The Society for Reproduction and Development (SRD) is pleased to announce the Awardees of Journal of Reproduction and Development (JRD) Outstanding Paper Award in 2018.” The JRD Outstanding Paper Award is given to the first authors of the papers that showed the most outstanding research outcomes during the volume year. The Awardees will be presented the certificate of commendation and monetary prize of 30,000 Japanese yen. The JRD Editorial Board carefully reviewed the papers and determined the Awardees in 2018. The Awardees and the titles of the papers selected are as follows (in alphabetical order).

Ubiquitin-proteasome system modulates zygotic genome activation in early mouse embryos and influences full-term development
J Reprod Dev 64(1): 65–74, 2018
Shinnosuke HONDA
Oocyte-specific gene Oog1 suppresses the expression of spermatogenesis-specific genes in oocytes
J Reprod Dev 64(4): 297–301, 2018
Reversible inhibition of the blood-testis barrier protein improves stem cell homing in mouse testes
J Reprod Dev 64(6): 511–522, 2018
Application of auxin-inducible degron technology to mouse oocyte activation with PLCζ
J Reprod Dev 64(4): 319–326, 2018