Roger Alexander

  Individuals affected with PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) demonstrate changes in microRNA (miRNA) molecules associated with gene regulation. A controlled study, involving Dutch military personnel on deployment to a combat MORE

Glioblastoma multiforme is the most common type of malignant brain tumor. These tumors actively divide and send invasive cells throughout the brain. This migration complicates patient treatment, because simply removing MORE

This blog post is adapted from a TGen press release, found here. Uncovering the genetic makeup of patients using DNA sequencing has in recent years provided physicians and their patients MORE

This blog post is adapted from an article at AAAS.org by Earl Lane. The original can be found here. Over the past decade, David Wong of UCLA and his colleagues MORE

The National Institutes of Health Common Fund announces the FY 2016 funding opportunity for the NIH Director’s Early Independence Awards (EIA). The EIA initiative allows exceptional junior scientists to accelerate MORE

It is well-known that exercise is good for you, but how exactly does physical activity improve the function of different tissues and organs in the body? What molecules underlie how MORE

This week, the Journal of Extracellular Vesicles has published a special issue focusing on the work of the Extracellular RNA Communication Consortium. The NIH Common Fund has identified extracellular RNA MORE

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has two new special Program Announcements (PARs) that we at exRNA.org want to bring to the attention of the field. They are Extracellular MORE

Purpose This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites research grant applications focused on defining the central role of exosomes in the neuropathogenesis of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-1 Associated Neurocognitive Disorders (HAND) MORE

The 2015 meeting of the International Society for Extracellular Vesicles (4/23-26) and the joint Educational Day of the NIH Extracellular RNA Communication Consortium and ISEV (4/22) are rapidly approaching. Late-breaking MORE