Join us for ISEV's 6th Annual Meeting, ISEV2017 in Toronto, Canada! ISEV2017 is the premier international conference of extracellular vesicle research, covering the latest in exosomes, microvesicles and more.  With an anticipated 1,000 attendees, ISEV2017 will feature presentations from the top researchers in the field, as well as providing opportunities for talks from students and early career researchers.

ISEV2017 Awardees

Please join us in congratulating the ISEV2017 Awardees on their outstanding work!

Featured Abstracts

Abstract Title

Dmitry Ter-Ovanesyan

Characterizing Extracellular RNA Inside and Outside of Vesicles

Fabrice Lucien

Presence of Glypican-1 on Extracellular Vesicles Fails to Discern Pancreatic Cancer from Benign Pancreatic Diseases

Martijn van Herwijnen

Milk-derived extracellular vesicles from non-allergic and allergic mothers differ in T cell modulatory capacity and have a distinct protein composition

Erik Abels

Analysis of tumor-infiltrating innate immune cells after uptake of glioblastoma-derived extracellular vesicles in vivo

Frederik Verweij

Live tracking of endogenous exosome communication in vivo

Maarten Bebelman

Real-time quantification of multivesicular body-plasma membrane fusion reveals modulation of exosome release by G protein-coupled receptor signaling

Shijing Yue

Impaired angiogenesis and cancer metastasis by exosomes in Tspan8 deficient mice


Outstanding Oral

Abstract Title

Sten Libregts

Flow cytometric analysis of extracellular vesicle subsets in body fluids: impact of coincidence and swarm by particles of non-interest

Jan Van Deun

EV-TRACK: Transparent reporting and centralizing knowledge in extracellular vesicle research

Tomer Cooks

Mutant p53 cancers reprogram tumor associated macrophages via exosomal miR-1246


Outstanding Poster

Abstract Title

Ashish Kumar Agrawal

Paclitaxel-loaded milk exosomes overcome ummunotoxicity following oral administration

Naama Koifman

Cryogenic-temperature electron microscopy imaging of extracellular vessicles shedding

Vincent Yeung

Identifying intrinsic components that regulate the secretion of stroma-activating exosomes in prostate cancer

Nhung Thi Hong Dinh

Outer membrane vesicles derived from Escherichia coil mediate neutrophil infiltration into the lungs via IL-8 release from endothelial cells

Vanesa Sanchez

Chloride intracellular channel protien 4 (CLIC4) is a serological cancer biomarker released from tumor epithelial cells via extracellular vesicles

Giorgio Bergamini

Extracellular vesicles as mediators of periphery to brain communication: relevance for stress-induced neuropsychiatric disorders

Tessa Seale

Detection and characterization of large oncosomes in thyroid cancer cell lines


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Program Book

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ISEV2017 Abstract Book Now Available!


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About ISEV and the ISEV2017 International Organising Committee (IOC):

The IOC for ISEV2017 has already begun its work on planning educational and scientific content for this event.

The IOC includes:

Susmita Sahoo - IOC Chair(Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA)
Eric Boilard, PhD (Université Laval, Quebec City, Canada)
Dave Carter (Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK)
Uta Erdbrügger, MD (University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, USA)
Thomas Kislinger, PhD (University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada)
Suresh Mathivanan, PhD (La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia)
Matias Ostrowski (Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas en Retrovirus y SIDA, Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Janus Rak, MD, PhD (McGill University, Montreal, Canada)
Olga Volpert, PhD (Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, USA)
Marca Wauben PhD (Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands)
Kenneth W. Witwer, PhD (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA)
Dolores Di Vizio, MD, PhD (Cedars‐Sinai Medical Center and UCLA, Los Angeles, USA)

The IOC committee includes Kenneth Witwer, who chaired the ISEV2015 IOC, Marca Wauben, who is the current ISEV Science and Meetings Chair, and Dolores Di Vizio, who is the current ISEV Communications Chair. All of them have experience in planning previous ISEV Conferences.