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.

Progesterone Effects on the Oral Microbiome and Impact on Preterm Birth
11/11/2016 - 11/10/2019 (PI)
AMAG Pharmaceuticals

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

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. Yarrington CD, Hamer DH, Kuohung W, Lee-Parritz A. Congenital Zika syndrome arising from sexual transmission of Zika virus, a case report. Fertil Res Pract. 2019; 5:1.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30619616.
  2. Merlotti L, Kuohung W, Rinehart J. Current clinical applications of antimullerian hormone. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2018 12; 25(6):373-376.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30299434.
  3. Leech AA, Burgess JF, Sullivan M, Kuohung W, Horný M, Drainoni ML, Christiansen CL, Linas BP. Cost-effectiveness of preexposure prophylaxis for HIV prevention for conception in the United States. AIDS. 2018 Nov 28; 32(18):2787-2798.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30234602.
  4. 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;.
  5. 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;.
  6. 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;.
  7. 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;.
  8. 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;.
  9. 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.
  10. 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;.
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neurokinin B
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