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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.
(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.
Multimeric siRNA agents for Highly Efficient Sequence-specific Gene
Jonathan Miles Brown
MPEG LA, LLC, 5425 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 801, Chevy Chase 80, MD20815, USA
Formulation 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
Sequence 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
In Silico Identification of Plant miRNAs in Mammalian Breast Milk Exosomes – A Small Step Forward?
Anna Lukasik 1, Piotr Zielenkiewicz 1,2
1 Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
2 Department of Plant Molecular Biology, Institute of Experimental Plant Biology and Biotechnology, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Transcriptome 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
Enhanced 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
Differential 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
On 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
1 Department of Control and Computer Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, Torino, Italy