Inhalable Exosomes Deliver IL-12 for Treating Lung Cancer

April 30, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

Inhalable exosomes deliver IL-12 lung cancer treatments
“Scientists [at Columbia University] have discovered a way to use inhalable exosomes to deliver [MORE]

Exosomes for Diagnosing Ovarian Cancer

September 12, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Identifying high-grade serous ovarian carcinoma–specific extracellular vesicles by polyketone-coated nanowires
“Cancer cell–derived extracellular vesicles (EVs) have unique protein profiles, making them [MORE]

Tumor Exosomes

August 29, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Tumor Exosomes- A messenger for cancer progression
“Evidence suggests that exosomes play an important role in angiogenesis. Myeloid leukemia-derived exosomes regulate [MORE]

Cellular Reprogramming Hearts after Infarction

July 18, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cardiac muscle cells derived from cardiac fibroblasts. Fibroblast marker Fsp1 (red), cardiac muscle cell marker troponin I (green) and nuclei [MORE]

Exosomes in Transplanted Organ Rejection

July 4, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

A New Era in Post-Transplant Monitoring
“Of particular relevance to kidney transplant monitoring are the exosomes excreted in urine, which have [MORE]

Exosomes in Diagnosing Brain Diseases

October 18, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Brain Derived Exosomes; a non-invasive look inside the brain
“A characteristic of exosomes is that they are able to cross the [MORE]

Molecular Fingerprints of Disease in Tears

October 11, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

A new technology uses human teardrops to spot disease
Chinese scientists at Wenzlou Medical University have    “devised a new way to [MORE]

Microfluidics Device takes Exomes from Blood

April 16, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pulling exosomes from blood to test for cancer
All cells produce and release exosomes, but tumors do more of both.  And, [MORE]

“Cellular Dust” (extracellular vesicles) in Regenerative Medicine

January 1, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Extracellular vesicles
While stem cell culture and transplantation has growing currency in regenerative medicine, French researchers have proposed that extracellular vesicles [MORE]

Biomarkers of Organ Rejection

March 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Kidney Transplantation
Possibly the best Christmas present ever was when Ronald Herrick donated a kidney to his brother, Richard, on Dec. [MORE]

Nanowire Brush Collects Cancer Biomarkers in Urine

February 13, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Extracellular Vesicle Capture
Last week, we had a piece from Aalto University in Finland about a plasmonic biosensor that detects exosomes [MORE]

Exosomes Induce Self-Healing Heart

October 27, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Exosomes, first identified in 1987, are vesicles that all cell types release from their plasma membranes to induce changes in [MORE]