November 6, 2023

Agarose spot migration assay to measure the chemoattractant potential of extracellular vesicles: applications in regenerative medicine and cancer metastasis

A study from the IVECAT group (led by Geivex founder Dr. Francesc E Borràs) B-ARGO and RCPB groups at IGTP has shown the potential of using an agarose-spot migration assay to analyse the chemoattractant capacity of Extracellular Vesicles (EVs) in vitro. The study has been recently published in BMC Biology. Increasing evidence suggests that cancer […]

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November 3, 2023

EVCNA MOVE award

During the first MOVE meeting in Malaga last week, we granted the EVCNA MOVE award to to recognize the researcher who made a great contribution to push forward the MOVE Project to the “fathers” of the criature: Dr Bernd Giebel and Dr Hernando del Portillo. CONGRATS and many thanks to both of them and to […]

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October 20, 2023

Guidelines for the purification and characterization of extracellular vesicles of parasites

Just published in the Journal of Extracellular Biology, guidelines to work with EVs in parasitic diseases lead by Carmen Fernandez-Becerra, Martin Olivier and Ana Claudia Torrecilhas, in collaboration with several international groups. In this position paper, the authors have covered the methods for the isolation and molecular characterization of EVs obtained from parasite-infected cell cultures, […]

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July 18, 2023

Optimization of extracellular vesicle isolation and their separation from lipoproteins by size exclusion chromatography

Just published in The Journal of Extracellular Biology from the group of Dr Yáñez-Mó, in collaboration with Agarose Bead Technologies (ABT). Authors have studied the agarose parameters that define the resolution in size exclussion chromatography to acieve better isolation of EVs from lipoproteins. Congrats to all authors! The full article is available at https://doi.org/10.1002/jex2.100

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July 17, 2023

Special issue in EVCNA “EV insight. MOVE meeting”

The EVCNA Special Issue “EV Insight” will summarize the highlights of the first MOVE Symposium, which will take place in Malaga, Spain, from 24-27th October 2023. This collaborative effort is spearheaded by GEIVEX (Spanish EV Society), GSEV (German EV Society), UKEV (UK EV Society), and EVIta (Italian EV Society). The symposium is expected to attract numerous research groups […]

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May 22, 2023

Special issue in EVCNA on “Extracellular Vesicles and miRNAs in the Aging Process”

GEIVEX member Dr Consuelo Borras Blasco is Editing an Special Issue devoted to EVs and Aging in EVCNA. Submissions are welcome until September 2023. Remember that, as GEIVEX member you will have special discounts! https://evcna.com/journal/special_detail/1294

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May 3, 2023

X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) Analysis of Nitrogen Environment in Small Extracellular Vesicle Membranes: A Potential Novel Technique with Application for Cancer Screening.

A new technical advance for EV biomarkers. Find all the details in the publication by the group of PilarMartín Duque in Cancers. Congrats to all authors! Full article is available at https://www.mdpi.com/2072-6694/15/9/2479

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April 20, 2023

Extracellular vesicles from the trematodes Fasciola hepatica and Dicrocoelium dendriticum trigger different responses in human THP-1 macrophages

A great work just published in The Journal of Extracellular Vesicles from the group of Dr Marcilla. Extracellular vesicles (EVs) released by the helminths Dicrocoelium dendriticum and Fasciola hepatica are important modulators of the host immune response, contributing to the establishment of the infection. Monocytes and, in particular, macrophages are major regulators of the inflammatory response and are likely […]

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April 17, 2023

New partnership of GEIVEX with EVCNA

We are happy to announce the new partnership with EVCNA journal, with great benefits to our members: Once EVCNA is indexed by Web of Science and starts to charge APC, the GEIVEX members will receive a 50% discount when submitting to EVCNA and enjoy a 30% discount on other OAE journals. EVCNA is a new journal […]

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