Conferences

  • Contursi, C, Inal, J, Schiffelers, RM, Campistol, JM and Tetta, C (2014) Extracellular vesicles and exosomes from adult stem cells in the regeneration of organ injury Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 3 Abstract LB-609

3rd International meeting of the International Society for Extracellular Vesicles, Rotterdam (2014)

  • Inal, JM and Stratton, D (2014) Real time analysis of microvesiculation using a Quartz Crystal Microbalance. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 3 Abstract P1B-034.

2nd International meeting of the International Society for Extracellular Vesicles, Boston

  • Jorfi, S and Inal, JM (2013) Cancer cell expulsion of anticancer drugs through shedding of microvesicles: association with drug resistance and tumour survival. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 2 Abstract 142
  • Haidery, A and Inal, JM (2013) Microvesicles and epithelial mesenchymal transition in the development of cancer. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 2 Abstract 141
  • Jorfi, S and Inal, JM (2013) Coxsackie virus entry and spread in HeLa cells is aided by microvesicle release. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 2 Abstract 239
  • Stratton, D and Inal, JM (2013) Extremely Low Frequency Magnetic Fields significantly enhance the potency of chemotherapeutic drugs for the targeted treatment of cancer. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 2 Abstract 143

European Congress of Immunology, Sept 2012, Glasgow

  • Gary R McLean, Ross P Walton, Shweta Shetty, Nasren Paktiawal, Tatiana Kebadze, Leila Gogsadze, Katarzyna Niespodziana, Rudolf Valenta, Nathan W Bartlett, Sebastian L Johnston (2012) Rhinovirus infections and immunisation induce cross-serotype reactive antibodies to VP1

Microvesiculation and Disease 13th-14th September, 2012, London

  • Inal, JM, Jorfi, S (2012) Coxsackievirus B transmission and possible new roles for extracellular vesicles. Biochem. Soc. Trans. 41, 299-302   
  • Inal, JM, Ansa-Addo, EA, Lange, S (2012) Interplay of host-pathogen microvesicles and their role in infectious disease. Biochem. Soc. Trans. 41, 258-262
  • Inal, JM, Fairbrother, U, Heugh, S (2012) Microvesiculation and disease Biochem. Soc. Trans. 41, 237-249
  • Jorfi, S, Inal, JM (2013) The role of microvesicles in cancer progression and drug resistance. Biochem. Soc. Trans. 41, 293-298

1st International meeting of the International Society for Extracellular Vesicles, Gothenburg

  • Grant, R, Ansa-Addo, A, Stratton, D, Antwi-Baffour, S, Jorfi, S, Kholia, S, Krige, L, Lange, S, Inal, JM (2012) Isolation of microvesicles and exosomes by filtration and estimation of normal reference range in blood plasma. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 1, Abstract 18  
  • Inal, JM, Ansa-Addo, EA, Cestari, I, Pathak, P, McCrossan, MV, Lange, S, Ramirez, M (2012) The intracellular parasite, Trypanosoma cruzi, utilises microvesicle release to invade host cells. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol 1, Abstract 42
  • Stratton, D*, Antwi-Baffour, S, Williams, G, Grant, R, Lange, S, Inal, J M (2012) Characterisation of microvesicles released from cells constitutively and upon stimulation. Journal of Extracellular Vesicles Vol. 1, pg 2 (*oral presentation)

99th American Association of Immunologists meeting, Boston

  • Jorfi, S, Ansa-Addo, EA, Lange, S, Inal, JM (2012) Coxsackie virus entry and spread in HeLa cells is aided by microvesicle release. J. Immunol. 188 Abstract 1336293.
  • Stratton, D, Antwi-Baffour, S, Grant, R, Inal, JM (2012) Two subtypes of Plasma Membrane-derived Vesicles can be isolated from tissue culture. J. Immunol. 188 Abstract 1336625.
  • Stratton, D, Inal, JM (2012) The two main PMV subtypes are significantly different in construction and have different physiological roles J. Immunol. 188 Abstract 1336686

British Society for Immunology meeting, Liverpool, December 2010

  • Ansa-Addo, E and Inal, JM (2010) Host cell release of plasma membrane-derived vesicles, causes damage to the cytoskeleton and leads to activation of Ca²+ -regulated lysosomal repair. Immunol. 131, 83
  • Jorfi, S, Ansa-Addo, E, and Inal, JM (2010) Plasma Membrane-derived Vesicles released from infected HeLa cells by Coxsackie virus B1 induce apoptosis in recipient viable cells Immunol. 131, 85
  • Ansa-Addo, E, and Inal JM (2010) Trypanosoma cruzi utilisation of host cell membrane repair mechanisms aid invasion. Immunol. 131, 84
  • Stratton, D and Inal, JM (2010) Characterisation of cPMVs and sPMVs, constitutive and stimulated Plasma Membrane-derived Vesicles. Immunol. 131, 135

Euroscicon meeting 'Flow Cytometry Instrumentation and techniques; keeping up with the Changes', 2010

  • Ansa-Addo, EA and Inal, JM (2010) Plasma Membrane-derived vesicles carry TGF-β1 and promote adhesion and differentiation of THP-1 monocytes to macrophages.

British Society for Parasitology Spring Meeting, Cardiff, 2010

  • Cestari, IS, Ansa-Addo, E, Neto, L, Inal, JM &Ramirez, MI (2010) A novel mechanism to resist complement lysis and invade host: cell triggered by Trypanosoma cruzi

97th American Association of Immunologists meeting, Baltimore

  • Ansa-Addo, EA, and INAL, JM (2010) T Cruzi Interference With Host Cell Membrane Integrity Triggers The Release Of PMVs: A Mechanism For Entry Into Mammalian Cells
    J. Immunol. 184, 137.1    
  • Ansa-Addo, EA and INAL, JM (2010) Plasma membrane-derived vesicles, promote adhesion and differentiation of THP-1 monocytes in a TGF-β dependent manner. J. Immunol. 184, 35.15
  • Antwi-Baffour, S, Kholia, S, and INAL, JM (2010) aPLA antibodies promote the release of plasma membrane-derived vesicles which inhibit the phagocytosis of apoptotic cells – role in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus J. Immunol. 184, 135.9
  • Jorfi, S, Ansa-Addo, EA, and INAL, JM (2010) Plasma membrane-derived Microvesicles (PMVs) released from apoptotic Jurkat cells express upregulated surface Fas and induce apoptosis in recipient viable cells. J. Immunol. 184, 89.45

96th American Association of Immunologists meeting, Seattle

  • Ansa-Addo, EA, dos Santos Cestari, I, Pathak, P, Ramirez, MI, and INAL, JM (2009) Monocytic THP-1 cells stimulated by normal human serum (NHS) release cytokine-bearing plasma membrane-derived vesicles (PMVs), and can be inhibited by methyl-beta-cyclodextrin, calpeptin and Rho-kinase inhibitor, Y-27632. J. Immunol. 182, 98.27

24th Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Protozoology/35th Annual Meeting on Chagas disease research 27-29th October, 2008

  • Cestari, IdS, Ansa-Addo, E, INAL, JM, and Ramirez, MI (2008) Trypanosoma cruzi release plasma membrane-derived vesicles (PMVs) to avoid lysis by the complement.

22nd International Complement Workshop, Basel, 28 Sept – 2 October, 2008

  • dos Santos Cestari, Ansa-Addo, E, Pathak, P, Ramirez, M and INAL, JM (2008) The intracellular Trypanosoma cruzi induces the release from monocytes of plasma membrane-derived microvesicles which protect the parasite from host complement. Mol. Immunol. 45:4173

British Society of Parasitology meeting, Newcastle, 30 March – 2 April, 2008

  • dos Santos Cestari, INAL, JM, and Ramirez, MI (2008) Characterization of complement lectin pathway in Trypanosoma cruzi.