Thank you for considering to present your work as a poster at RNAi2014.
Please prepare your poster in A1 portrait format (59cm wide x 84cm long). Please do not laminate your poster. Posters larger than A1 will only be displayed subject to the availability of space. Further information about poster sizes can be found on the following link:
Posters will be displayed for the full duration of the conference. Please shadow your posters during break times to answer any questions.
Please submit an electronic copy of your poster by 28th February 2014, which may be made available to conference participants after the conference.
Please ensure you have appropriate permissions for the publication of your abstract from the original copyright holders. Should you wish your abstract not to be published, please notify us in writing at the time of abstract submission.
Invitation to submit full manuscript: RNAi2014 presenters are invited to submit full manuscript to the Journal of RNAi and Gene Silencing. The deadline for sending full manuscripts is 22 February 2014. The conference will cover the basic open-access publication charges of accepted manuscripts.
If your abstract has been accepted for presentation but it does not appear in the list below, please let us know as soon as possible by email on RNAiOxford@gmail.com.
MicroRNA expression patterns in primary and malignant Saudi breast cancer population
Ali Abdullah Alshatwi
Molecular Cancer Biology Research Lab (MCBRL), Dept. of Food Sciences and Nutrition, College of Food and Agricultural Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
MicroRNA-214 controls skin and hair follicle development by targeting beta-catenin and modulating the activity of Wnt signaling pathway
Mohammed I. Ahmed1, Majid Alam 1, Vladimir U. Emelianov 2, Andrey A. Sharov2, Anderi N. Mardaryev1, Natalia V Botchkareva1
1Centre for Skin Sciences, University of Bradford, Bradford, UK
2 Department of Dermatology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
Regulation of the 5-Lipoxygenase by microRNAs
Saskia Busch1, Beatrix Suess2, Dieter Steinhilber1
1 Institute of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Goethe-University Frankfurt, Max-von-Laue-Str. 9, 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
2 Biology Department, TU Darmstadt, Schnittspahnstr. 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
Exploring the molecular mechanisms of target recognition by small RNA-guided Argonaute proteins in flies
C. Fabián Flores-Jasso and Phillip D Zamore
RNA Therapeutics Institute, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
Tissue specificity of miRNA expression in response to x-ray exposure in mouse strains with different susceptibility to radiation-induced leukaemia
Sylwia Kabacik, Grainne Manning, Paul Finnon, Simon Bouffler and Christophe Badie
Public Health England, Chilton, OX11 0RQ, UK
Long noncoding RNA GAS 5: a novel marker involved in glucocorticoid response
Lucafò Marianna1, 2, De Iudicibus Sara2, Di Silvestre Alessia3, Pelin Marco3, Martelossi Stefano2, Tommasini Alberto2, Piscianz Elisa2, Ventura Alessandro1, 2, Decorti Giuliana3
1 Department of Medicine, Surgery and Health Sciences, University of Trieste – Trieste, Italy
2 Institute for Maternal and Child Health – IRCCS “Burlo Garofolo” – Trieste, Italy
3 Department of Life Sciences, University of Trieste – Trieste, Italy
Molecular insights into the effect of miRNAs on translation repression and stimulation
Chloe Mengardi1,2,3,4,5 Taran Limousin1,2,3,4,5, Ricardo Soto-Rifo1,2,3,4,5, Emiliano P Ricci1,2,3,4,5, Paulina S. Rubilar1,2,3,4,5 and Théophile Ohlmann1,2,3,4,5
1 CIRI, International Center for Infectiology Research, Université de Lyon, Lyon, France
2 Inserm, U1111, Lyon, France
3 Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, Lyon, France
4 Université Lyon 1, Centre International de Recherche en Infectiologie, Lyon, France
5 CNRS, UMR5308, Lyon, France
In vivo delivery of small interfering RNA by novel dendritic nanocarriers
Anna Maria Staedtler1, Markus Hellmund2, Fatemeh Sheikhi2, Thomas M. Zollner1, Markus Koch1, Rainer Haag2, Nicole Schmidt1*
1 BHC, GDD, Global Therapeutic Research, TRG Oncology, Germany
2 FU Berlin, Institute for Chemistry and Biochemistry, Germany
Circulating microRNA biomarkers for glioma
Charlotte Tumilson1, Jane Elizabeth Alder1, Robert Lea1, Lisa Shaw1
1School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
The role of eIF4A2 in translation and miRNA-mediated repression
Ania Wilczynska and Martin Bushell
MRC Toxicology Unit, Lancaster Road, Leicester, LE1 9HN, UK