Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Clinical Reader in Obstetrics and Gynaecology



+44 (0)20 7594 2164v.terzidou




Institute of Reproductive and Developmental BiologyHammersmith Campus






Vasso Terzidou is a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and a Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital. She is a member of the Imperial College Parturition Research Group.

Her principal research interests are the biochemistry and endocrinology of human term and preterm labour and the prediction and prevention of preterm birth.


Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Pohl O, Chollét A, Kim SH, et al., 2018, OBE022, an oral and selective prostaglandin F2α receptor antagonist as an effective and safe modality for the treatment of preterm labor, Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, ISSN:0022-3565

Cook JR, Chatfield S, Chandiramani M, et al., 2017, Cerclage position, cervical length and preterm delivery in women undergoing ultrasound indicated cervical cerclage: A retrospective cohort study, PLOS One, Vol:12, ISSN:1932-6203

Kim SH, Pohl O, Chollet A, et al., 2017, Differential Effects of Oxytocin Receptor Antagonists, Atosiban and Nolasiban, on Oxytocin Receptor-Mediated Signaling in Human Amnion and Myometrium, Molecular Pharmacology, Vol:91, ISSN:0026-895X, Pages:403-415

Kindinger LM, Kyrgiou M, MacIntyre DA, et al., 2016, Preterm Birth Prevention Post-Conization: A Model of Cervical Length Screening with Targeted Cerclage, PLOS One, Vol:11, ISSN:1932-6203

Nawathe AR, Christian M, Kim SH, et al., 2016, Insulin-like growth factor axis in pregnancies affected by fetal growth disorders, Clinical Epigenetics, Vol:8, ISSN:1868-7083

Kim SH, MacIntyre DA, Hanyaloglu AC, et al., 2015, The oxytocin receptor antagonist, Atosiban, activates pro-inflammatory pathways in human amnion via G(alpha i) signalling, Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, Vol:420, ISSN:1872-8057, Pages:11-23

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