ISEV – NIH ERCC COLLABORATIVE EDUCATION DAY

April 22, 2015             Location: Bethesda North Marriott, Salons E-H

8:15-9:00         Registration

9:00-9:15         1. Welcome and Introduction: Overview of history and recent findings on EV and diverse RNA species

9:15-9:45         2. Introduction: Overview exRNA quantitation, analysis and role in EV communication

9:45-10:30       3. miRNA, mRNA, rRNA, and more: evidence and opportunities

10:30-10:45     Break

10:45-11:15     4. Approaches to EV isolation and implications for RNA studies

11:15-12:00     5. RNA standards and spike-ins: comparing data across studies

12-1                 Lunch break

1:00-1:45         6. Low-input high-throughput sequencing 

1:45-2:30         7. Bioinformatics seminar by ERCC DMRR

2:30-3:15         8. Verification: digital PCR and other techniques

3:15-3:45         Break

3:45-4:15         9. Biogenesis of EV, RNA packaging and functional uptake

4:15-5:00         10. ExRNA-mediated communication

5:00-5:15         Concluding remarks

5:15-6:00         Discussions and departure