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Dr. Peng studied reproductive sciences in UBC's Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He examined the importance of the gonadotropin-releasing hormone in maintaining early human pregnancy and placenta growth. His findings help us understand the mechanism of embryo implantation and may benefit women with infertility or other pregnancy-related issues.
A randomly-selected Doctoral citation each day: today from the Doctor of Philosophy in Reproductive and Developmental Sciences (PhD) - graduated in 2014