September 22, 2022

A Rapid, Convergent Approach to the Identification of Exosome Inhibitors in Breast Cancer Models

The group of Dr Vicent describe a rapid, convergent, and cost-efficient strategy to analyze candidate U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved drugs that inhibit exosome release and/or biogenesis using breast cancer cell line models in the hope of repurposing them for the clinical treatment of metastatic tumors based on AlphaScreenTM technology The manuscript is available at […]

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September 2, 2022

2 years Post-doctoral position at  Disease Biomarker and Molecular Mechanism (DIBIOMEC) group in IISPV (Tarragona)

The disease Biomarker and Molecular Mechanism (DIBIOMEC) group in IISPV is looking for a post-doctoral candidate interested in the research of biomarkers for inflammatory diseases. The research mainly focuses on miRNAs associated to exosomes and the study of TWEAK-Fn14 in low grade inflammatory environments. You can find all the infomation following this link: https://lnkd.in/dHFcAwXw Deadline […]

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September 2, 2022

N-Glycans in Immortalized Mesenchymal Stromal Cell-Derived Extracellular Vesicles Are Critical for EV–Cell Interaction and Functional Activation of Endothelial Cells

A collaborative work from Dr Borrás´s and Dr Falcón-Perez groups demonstrating the functional relevance of N-Glycans on the surface of EVs. The manuscript is available at https://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/23/17/9539

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July 13, 2022

El Biobanco del Fundación Instituto Valenciano de Oncología (IVO), el primero en España en obtener la Acreditación internacional ISO20387

El biobanco de la Fundación Instituto Valenciano de Oncología (IVO), ha sido el primero en España en obtener la acreditación internacional ISO20387: una norma que avala la gestión de la calidad del material biológico, de las muestras de control y los datos obtenidos para la investigación biomédica. Para el jefe de servicio del laboratorio de […]

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June 14, 2022

Bioimplants with extra-cellular vesicles from stem cells can improve cardiac function after an acute myocardial heart attack

Researchers from the ICREC Group (Cardiac Insufficiency and Regeneration in cardiovascular diseases) at the Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute (IGTP) continue to work on therapeutic technologies to repair cardiac tissue after a heart attack in collaboration with the IVECAT group (IGTP). In an article published in Theranostics, they present a study of extracellular vesicles […]

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May 4, 2022

Characterization of plasma circulating small extracellular vesicles in patients with metastatic solid tumors and newly diagnosed brain metastasis

A new piece of work from Dr Peinado´s group in which the medical oncologist Alberto Carretero, co-supervised with Guillermo De Velasco Oria de Rueda and Marta Herguetas characterize in depth circulating EVs from patients with brain metastasis. The manuscript is available at

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May 3, 2022

Tetraspanins interweave EV secretion, endosomal network dynamics and cellular metabolism

As part of a Special Issue on EVs on the European J Cell Biology, Víctor Toribio and María Yáñez-Mó discuss how tetraspanins regulate endosomal dynamics and thus impact on EV secretion and cellular metabolism revieweing intriguing new data on this interesting superfamily of proteins. The manuscript is freely available to the scientific community at

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