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J Venom Res
Aptamers 2019
03-04 April 2019, Oxford
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Thank you for considering to present your work as a poster at RNAi 2015.

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Invitation to submit full manuscript: RNAi 2015 presenters are invited to submit full manuscript to the Journal of RNAi and Gene Silencing. The deadline for sending full manuscripts is 30 March 2015. The conference will cover the basic open-access publication charges of accepted manuscripts.

Accepted Abstracts

(Presenters in Bold)

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.

HozBox500x3Multimeric siRNA agents for Highly Efficient Sequence-specific Gene

Jonathan Miles Brown

MPEG LA, LLC, 5425 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 801, Chevy Chase 80, MD20815, USA

HozBox500x3Formulation Optimization and Characterization of Novel Bio-reducible Cross-linked siRNA Polyplexes for Gene silencing

MZ Danish 1, MC Garnett 1, SS Stolnik 1, FH Falcone 2

1 Division of Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineering, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, Park Campus, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK

2 Division of cellular and molecular sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, Park Campus, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK


Optimization of RNAi tools for high-throughput screening

Nicolas Erard 1,3,  Simon RV Knott 1,3 Ashley Maceli 1,3 Kenneth Chang 1,3 Krista Marran 1 Xin Zhou 1 Assaf Gordon 1, Osama El Demerdash 1, Elvin Wagenblast 1, Sun Kim 1, Christof Fellmann 1,4, and Gregory J Hannon1,2

1 Watson School of Biological Sciences, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA

2 Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, University of Cambridge, Li Ka Shing Centre, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0RE, UK 

3 Co-first author

4 Present address: Mirimus, Inc., 1 Bungtown Road, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724, USA

HozBox500x3Sequence profiling of miRNAs reveals mir-150-5p as a regulator of transdifferentiation

Luigi Locatelli, Derek A Mann, Tim Hardy, Rachel Howarth, Fiona Oakley, Pier P Paoli

Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, 4th Floor, William Leech Building, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK

HozBox500x3In Silico Identification of Plant miRNAs in Mammalian Breast Milk Exosomes – A Small Step Forward?

Anna Lukasik 1, Piotr Zielenkiewicz 1,2

Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

Department of Plant Molecular Biology, Institute of Experimental Plant Biology and Biotechnology, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

HozBox500x3Transcriptome and RNA-sequencing analysis identify novel non-coding RNAs controlled by MeCP2 to activate hepatic stellate cells

Eva Moran-Salvador, Agata Page, Pier P Paoli, Rachel Howarth, Fiona Oakley, Jelena Mann and Derek A Mann

Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, 4th Floor, William Leech Building, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH, UK

HozBox500x3Enhanced mir-145 expression in cardiomyocytes generated from lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) induced P19 stem cells

Adem Nasraddin, Anwar Baydoun and Shori Thakur

School of Life and Medical Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, Herts, Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK

HozBox500x3Differential expression of miRNA during Ulcerative colitis depends on extent of disease

Raju Ranjha 1, Vineet Ahuja 2, Jaishree Paul 1

1 School of Life Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

2 Department of Gastroentrology, All India Institue of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India


Mechano-regulation of microRNAs in articular cartilage 

Paulina Stadnik 1, Jessica Tarn 2 , Andrew Skelton 3, Vic Duance 1, David Young 2, Emma Blain 1

1 Arthritis Research UK Biomechanics and Bioengineering Centre, Pathophysiology and Repair Division, School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, CF10 3AX

2 Institute of Cellular Medicine

3 Musculoskeletal Research Group Bioinformatics Support Unit, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH

HozBox500x3On the relevance of a complete characterisation of miRNAs, isomiRs and miRNA-mRNA interaction sites through miRNA-specific alignment tools

Gianvito Urgese1, Giulia Paciello1, Elisa Ficarra1, Enrico Macii1, Andrea Acquaviva1

Department of Control and Computer Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, Torino, Italy