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FIGO CONGRESS

ESHRE active at FIGO's latest world congress

Frank Broekmans reports on a main-programme session organised by ESHRE's SIG Reproductive Endocrinology; reproductive medicine a prominent feature of the congress

SIG STEM CELLS

In vitro modelling explored - and more news of how in vitro gametogenesis may transform reproductive medicine

SIG Co-ordinator Cristina Eguizabal reports from a well attended Campus meeting in Bilbao - and describes further developments in the differentiation of stem cells to mature germ cells.

Endometriosis Campus Copenhagen 2018

PAIN IN ENDOMETRIOSIS

Pain cannot be ignored in endometriosis

Campus meeting calls for multidisciplinary approach, though sure resolution of pain remains elusive and dependent on future research

Interview Heidi Mertes ethics embryo research

SIG ETHICS & LAW

SIG Ethics & Law hosts ESHRE exchange symposium at ASRM on embryo research

SIG Deputy Heidi Mertes on the principal ethical objections to embryo research and why some countries have a more liberal approach than others.

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ART REGULATION IN FRANCE

ART in France: ethics committee backs fertility treatment in single and lesbian women

A national committee on bioethics has concluded ahead of legislation changes next year that treatment should be available 'to all women' and not just to heterosexuals with a diagnosis of infertility.

SIGEL at ASRM 2018

SIG ETHICS & LAW

SIG Ethics & Law hosts ESHRE exchange symposium at ASRM

Treatment access, surrogacy, embryo research covered in recent meetings; sexuality, fertility preservation on future agendas

PAIN IN ENDOMETRIOSIS

A broad approach needed to manage the pain of endometriosis

Andrew Horne, a past co-ordinator of the SIG Endometriosis and Endometrial Disorders, describes endometriosis as a 'vicious roller coaster' of pain with a huge socioeconomic impact.

PAIN IN ENDOMETRIOSIS

Pain the 'fundamental' symptom in endometriosis but is still poorly understood

Still little agreement on whether chronic pain in endometriosis is driven by central or peripheral nervous system: Campus meeting hears the case for both.

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ESHRE JOURNALS

HROPen: one year on

As ESHRE's open-access journal HROpen settles into its second year, editor-in-chief Siladitya Bhattacharya reviews progress so far and reaffirms its mission that reproductive science need not be the preserve of the few.