Masuma Khatun


Doctoral Researcher

6 peer reviewed publications in international journals. The publications have been cited 121 times. The author has a h-index of 4.00.


After pursuing International Masters Program at the faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, University of Oulu, I started my doctoral training at the Dept. of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Oulu University Hospital. My Bachelors was major in Microbiology from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Currently, I am working with the endometrium cell population focusing especially on mesenchymal stem/stromal cells related metabolic profile alterations in gynecological disorders in women with PCOS and endometrial cancer. My projects focus on the mechanisms/pathways responsible for the altered endometrial function by elucidating the role of steroid regulation, inflammation, hypoxia, and metabolic related factors related to implantation in these women. 



Research interests

  • Immunology
  • Endocrinology
  • Mesenchymal Stem cells
  • Human endometrium
  • PCOS
  • Endometrial cancer

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  • PhD Researcher,