The Center for Uterine Fibroids represents a longstanding collaboration between
researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Mayo Clinic.

Join us in our collaboration to search for the causes of and treatments for uterine fibroids.



The Mission of the Center for Uterine Fibroids is:

  • To define the causes of fibroid-related symptoms by investigating the hormonal, genetic and molecular processes of fibroid growth and development

  • To develop and test innovative treatment options for uterine fibroids including growth factor-directed therapy and gene therapy

  • To provide current scientific information and resources to women with fibroids and to their health care providers