New edition of the WHO laboratory manual for the examination and processing of human semen now available

The sixth edition of the WHO Manual for the Laboratory Examination and Processing of Human Semen is a reference document for procedures and methods for the laboratory examination and processing of human semen, which are intended to maintain and sustain the quality of analysis and the comparability of results from different laboratories.


ESHRE Paper Performance indicators for the ART Clinic

Treating infertility with ART is a complex process combining clinical work and laboratory procedures. In 2017, ESHRE published a paper defining 19 performance indicators for the ART laboratory. Today, we are pleased to announce the publication of the Maribor consensus: report of an expert meeting on the development of performance indicators for clinical practice in ART. The paper describes and defines 6 performance indicators for clinical practice in ART.


Thank you for participating in ESHRE 2021, see you in Milan

That’s a wrap for ESHRE’s 37th virtual Annual Meeting 2021. We have had six fully loaded days of scientific sessions, precongress courses, Journal Club, informal coffee breaks and the fun quiz to end our busy days.
We wish you a heartfelt thank you, for your continued support and participation to this year’s Annual Meeting.
We cannot wait to be live again and see you all in Milan for ESHRE 2022.


ESHRE Guidelines on endometriosis open for review

ESHRE continues to remain active in the field of endometriosis, with two draft documents having been prepared. These have now been published on the ESHRE website, for stakeholder review.

- ESHRE Guideline ENDOMETRIOSIS (2021)
- Endometriosis classification systems: An international survey to map current knowledge and uptake

If you have comments to the guideline or the survey report, please complete the review form and e-mail it to [email protected] before the defined deadlines. We will assess all comments and amend the documents where appropriate before finalising them for publication.