Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Emeritus Professor of Reproductive Endocrinology



+44 (0)20 7594 2104ilpo.huhtaniemi Website




Institute of Reproductive and Developmental BiologyHammersmith Campus





Professor of Reproductive Endocrinology

Research interests

  • • G-Protein coupled receptor signalling in reproduction and cancer
  • • Physiology and pathophysiology of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis
  • • Male contraception
  • • Endocrinology of ageing

Memberships of societies

  • • Fellow of Academy of Medical Sciences
  • • Member of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters
  • • Endocrine Society (USA)
  • • Society for Endocrinology (UK)
  • • European Academy of Andrology
  • • European Society of Endocrinology



Cook MJ, Oldroyd A, Pye SR, et al., 2017, Frailty and bone health in European men, Age and Ageing, Vol:46, ISSN:0002-0729, Pages:635-641

Doroszko M, Chrusciel M, Belling K, et al., 2017, Novel genes involved in pathophysiology of gonadotropin-dependent adrenal tumors in mice, Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, Vol:444, ISSN:0303-7207, Pages:9-18

Faraoni EY, Andrea Camilletti M, Abeledo-Machado A, et al., 2017, Sex differences in the development of prolactinoma in mice overexpressing hCG beta: role of TGF beta 1, Journal of Endocrinology, Vol:232, ISSN:0022-0795, Pages:535-546


Oduwole O, Peltoketo H, Poliandri A, et al., Restoration of fertility in hypogonadal LH receptor null background male mice by a constitutive active mutant FSH receptor, 17th European Congress of Endocrinology

Oduwole O, Poliandri A, Rawson P, et al., FSH supplementation increases the growth of PC-3 human prostate cancer cell xenograft in gonadotropin-suppressed nude mice, 18th European Congress of Endocrinology

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