The ERCC webinar series ran from 2015 to July 2023, providing researchers studying extracellular RNA and extracellular vesicles the opportunity to present their latest work to a diverse audience. You can find recorded webinar videos on the ERCC Youtube channel. All webinars since 2021, including those that were not recorded, are listed below. Webinars held before 2021 are archived here.

ERCC Webinars 2021 – 2023

July 2023 ERCC webinar by Jennifer Petersen

Endothelial cells release microvesicles that harbour multivesicular bodies and secrete exosomes

Jennifer Petersen (NINDS) & Joshua Zimmerberg (NICHD)
Guest Speakers
July 13th, 2023
Related paper: J Extracellular Biol (2023) 2:e79



April 2023 ERCC webinar by Juan Pablo Tosar

Nicked tRNAs are stable reservoirs of tRNA halves in cells and biofluids

Juan Pablo Tosar, University of the Republic of Uruguay, Institut Pasteur de Montevideo
Consortium member
April 13th, 2023
Related paper: Proc Natl Acad Sci USA (2023) 12:e2216330120



March 2023 ERCC webinar by Edgar Gonzalez-Kozlova

Novel, robust, and reproducible approaches to characterizing transcriptomes of extracellular vesicles and particles

Edgar Gonzalez-Kozlova, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Guest speaker
March 2nd, 2023



October 2022 ERCC webinar by Guoping Li

Distinct stress-dependent signatures of cellular and extracellular tRNA-derived small RNAs (tDRs)

Guoping Li, Cardiovascular Research Center at Mass General and Harvard Medical School
ERCC2 member
October 6th, 2022
Related paper: Adv Sci (2022) 9: e2200829



July 2022 ERCC webinar by Setty Magaña

Investigating the role of extracellular vesicles and EV cargo in CNS autoimmunity

Setty Magaña, The Ohio State University & Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Associate ERCC2 member
July 7th, 2022

Dr. Magaña’s webinar included some unpublished research, so we cannot post the video yet.
In the meantime, check out her February 2021 presentation to the EV journal club.



June 2022 ERCC webinar by Sanjay Tyagi

Molecular beacons to visualize mRNA traffic and dynamics in live cells

Sanjay Tyagi, Rutgers Public Health Research Institute
Guest speaker
June 2nd, 2022



May 2022 ERCC webinar by Alissa Weaver

Biogenesis of RNA-containing EVs at ER membrane contact sites

Alissa Weaver, Vanderbilt University
Consortium member
May 5th, 2022



April 2022 ERCC webinar by Nigel Davies and Marianna Yanez Arteta

Functionalized lipid nanoparticles for subcutaneous administration of mRNA and their characterization using Small Angle Neutron Scattering (SANS)

Nigel Davies & Marianna Yanez Arteta, AstraZeneca
Guest speakers
April 7th, 2022
Related paper: Mol Ther Nucleic Acids (2021) 24: 369-384 Video not available.


March 2022 ERCC webinar by Dimitris Lagos

Non-coding RNA in COVID-19

Dimitris Lagos, University of York
Guest speaker
March 3rd, 2022



ERCC webinar by Ryan Flynn

Small RNAs modified with N-glycans on the surface of living cells

Ryan Flynn, Boston Children’s Hospital & Harvard
Guest speaker
January 13th, 2022
Related paper: Cell (2021) 184: 3109-3124



Past Webinars (2015-2021)

Webinars held before 2022 are archived here.