Wendy Kuohung, MD
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Reproductive Endocrinology

MD, Yale University School of Medicine

Clinical expertise in: Reproductive Endocrinology; infertility; Robotic and minimally invasive surgery; and Fertility preservation.

Research expertise in: Neuroendocrinology; Kisspeptin/GPR54; Molecular biology; and Placental development.

Placental Defenses against Zika Virus Infection
07/25/2017 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases

Progesterone Effects on the Oral Microbiome and Impact on Preterm Birth
11/11/2016 - 11/10/2018 (PI)
AMAG Pharmaceuticals

GPR54 and the GnRH Neuron in the Regulation of Puberty and Reproduction
09/16/2006 - 08/31/2009 (PI)
NIH/National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
5 K08 HD53706 03

Characterization and Functional Analyses of GPR54, a Novel G-Protein Coupled Receptor Involved in Puberty and Reproduction
07/01/2004 - 06/30/2006 (PI)
American Society for Reproductive Medicine/Ortho-McNeil Research Award

Characterization and Functional Analysis of GPR54, a Novel G-Protein Coupled Receptor Involved in Puberty and Reproduction
07/01/2004 - 06/30/2006 (PI)
University of California, San Francisco NIH NICHD

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Okeigwe I, Wang C, Politch JA, Heffner LJ, Kuohung W. Physician-scientists in obstetrics and gynecology: predictors of success in obtaining independent research funding. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jul; 217(1):84.e1-84.e8.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28315665; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2017.03.007;.
  2. Liu C, Politch JA, Cullerton E, Go K, Pang S, Kuohung W. Impact of daylight savings time on spontaneous pregnancy loss in in vitro fertilization patients. Chronobiol Int. 2017; 34(5):571-577.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28156172; DOI: 10.1080/07420528.2017.1279173;.
  3. Radin RG, Mikkelsen EM, Rothman KJ, Hatch EE, Sorensen HT, Riis AH, Kuohung W, Wise LA. Brief Report: Cesarean Delivery and Subsequent Fecundability. Epidemiology. 2016 Nov; 27(6):889-93.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27571458; DOI: 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000553;.
  4. Pudney J, He X, Masheeb Z, Kindelberger DW, Kuohung W, Ingalls RR. Differential expression of toll-like receptors in the human placenta across early gestation. Placenta. 2016 Oct; 46:1-10.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27697215; DOI: 10.1016/j.placenta.2016.07.005;.
  5. Wise LA, Sponholtz TR, Rosenberg L, Adams-Campbell LL, Kuohung W, LaValley MP, Palmer JR. History of uterine leiomyoma and risk of endometrial cancer in black women. Cancer Causes Control. 2016 Apr; 27(4):545-52.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26923705; PMCID: PMC4798859; DOI: 10.1007/s10552-016-0728-3;.
  6. Simavli S, Abreu AP, Kwaan MR, Dluhy RG, Yanushpolsky EH, Feltmate C, Cerda SR, Carroll RS, Kaiser UB, Kuohung W. Candidate gene analysis in a case of congenital absence of the endometrium. Fertil Res Pract. 2016; 2:3.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28620530.
  7. Okeigwe I, Kuohung W. 5-Alpha reductase deficiency: a 40-year retrospective review. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2014 Dec; 21(6):483-7. PMID: 25321150; DOI: 10.1097/MED.0000000000000116;.
  8. Min L, Soltis K, Reis AC, Xu S, Kuohung W, Jain M, Carroll RS, Kaiser UB. Dynamic kisspeptin receptor trafficking modulates kisspeptin-mediated calcium signaling. Mol Endocrinol. 2014 Jan; 28(1):16-27. PMID: 24295737; PMCID: PMC3874457; DOI: 10.1210/me.2013-1165;.
  9. Greenstein Y, Shah AJ, Vragovic O, Cabral H, Soto-Wright V, Borgatta L, Kuohung W. Tuboovarian abscess. Factors associated with operative intervention after failed antibiotic therapy. J Reprod Med. 2013 Mar-Apr; 58(3-4):101-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 23539877.
  10. Bianco SD, Vandepas L, Correa-Medina M, Gereben B, Mukherjee A, Kuohung W, Carroll R, Teles MG, Latronico AC, Kaiser UB. KISS1R intracellular trafficking and degradation: effect of the Arg386Pro disease-associated mutation. Endocrinology. 2011 Apr; 152(4):1616-26. PMID: 21285314; PMCID: PMC3060635; DOI: 10.1210/en.2010-0903;.
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