News

Latest news in the field of endometriosis: clinical and scientific research, updates from national support groups – and general news on progress.


AAGL2014-logo AAGL2014: Endometriosis in focus
11 December 2014

Advancing Minimally Invasive Surgery: Drs Advincula, Sinervo, and Allaire give us their take on the latest thinking in surgery for endometriosis.

Endometriosis UK Trustee and Treasurer, Carol Pearson Carol Pearson is runner up in Guardian Trustee of the Year 2014 Awards
14 November 2014

Endometriosis UK Trustee and Treasurer, Carol Pearson, was nominated and honoured for her charitable work supporting women with endometriosis – particularly those struggling with benefit and employment issues.

FNS-EPHect Landmark collaboration publishes tools to enhance global research into endometriosis
23 September 2014

World Endometriosis Research Foundation releases standardised tools for the collection of all biological samples and clinical data in endometriosis research.

Endometriosis-Ejgaard-EJOGRB2014-100 Visceral syndrome in endometriosis
2 September 2014

A significant number of women with endometriosis may suffer from a specific symptom correlation which is uncommon in women without the disease.

LOGO-University-of-Oxford Bayer and University of Oxford in strategic alliance to develop innovative treatments for endometriosis
3 July 2014

Five-year partnership between Bayer HealthCare and University of Oxford has a goal of discovering and developing targeted treatments for endometriosis and uterine fibroids.

ESHRE-Endometriosis-App ESHRE launches endometriosis app
30 June 2014

Based on the guideline on “Management of Women with Endometriosis” the App provides detailed treatment recommendations, a decision aid, and full list of publications.

endometriosis-mouse Mouse model provides new insights in endometriosis
10 June 2014

Macrophages present in shed endometrium in mice may suggest key role in endometriotic/endometriosis lesion formation.

WCE2014 WCE2014: 12th World Congress on Endometriosis
30 May 2014

WCE2014 was the world congress on endometriosis that put the patient in focus – get the highlights here!

WCE2014-Brosens-100 WCE2014: Let us go for the roots of endometriosis
21 May 2014

Professor Ivo Brosens challenges basic questions about endometriosis and encourages everyone to go back to basic research to understand which menstruations disseminate endometrial tissue – and which tissue implants?

MauriceBruhat In Memoriam: Maurice Bruhat 1934 – 2014
1 May 2014

A moving eulogy by Professor Michel Canis honouring the life of his teacher and mentor, Professor Maurice Bruhat – a visionary who saw the coming of “laparoscopic surgery” and fought for its general acceptance to the benefit of millions of women with endometriosis.

Stay up to date

Register for endometriosis news:

Connect

Twitter Follow us on Twitter

Get involved

Help us improve treatments for endometriosis and prevent this disease in the next generation of women. Support the work of the World Endometriosis Research Foundation.

Donate to research Shop for WERF Volunteer