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


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: 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: 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?

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.

You can help us learn more about endometriosis
24 March 2014

Research OutSmarts Endometriosis (ROSE) is a clinical trial sponsored by the Endometriosis Foundation of America, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, and NorthShore LIJ.

Edinburgh endometriosis scientist takes her science to Parliament
14 March 2014

Dr Erin Greaves was shortlisted from hundreds of applicants to present her scientific work on endometriosis in the UK House of Commons on Monday 17 March 2014.

Endometriosis Awareness 2014
12 March 2014

Endometriosis Awareness Week is 3 – 9 March 2014. National support groups, and individual women with endometriosis, raise awareness of endometriosis with events throughout the world. Please join in and help spread the waves of awareness…

First Harry Reich Award presented at EFA’s Blossom Ball
8 March 2014

Professors Linda Giudice and Liselotte Mettler were honoured at EFA’s 6th Annual Blossom Ball with the inaugural Harry Reich Award.

Feeling the pain caused by endometriosis?
27 January 2014

If you are experiencing moderate to severe pain due to endometriosis, you may qualify for a medical research study (the Violet Petal Study)

The big bad wolf of endometriosis: raising awareness through TED talks
10 January 2014

Carol Pearson raises awareness at TEDxBrighton by humorously sharing her personal journey with endometriosis and how the disease affected her career and fertility.

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