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



Bixby H, Bentham J, Zhou B, et al., 2019, Rising rural body-mass index is the main driver of the global obesity epidemic, Nature, Vol:569, ISSN:0028-0836, Pages:260-264

Dizeyi N, Trzybulska D, Al-Jebari Y, et al., 2019, Cell-based evidence regarding the role of FSH in prostate cancer, Urologic Oncology-seminars and Original Investigations, Vol:37, ISSN:1078-1439

Chrusciel M, Ponikwicka-Tyszko D, Wolczynski S, et al., 2019, Extragonadal FSHR Expression and Function-Is It Real?, Frontiers in Endocrinology, Vol:10, ISSN:1664-2392

Doroszko M, Chrusciel M, Stelmaszewska J, et al., 2019, GnRH antagonist treatment of malignant adrenocortical tumors, Endocrine-related Cancer, Vol:26, ISSN:1351-0088, Pages:103-117

Lindgren I, Nenonen H, Henic E, et al., 2019, Gonadotropin receptor variants are linked to cumulative live birth rate after in vitro fertilization, Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, Vol:36, ISSN:1058-0468, Pages:29-38

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