Exosomal micro-RNA analysis in urine or serum using nanowire structures

Takao Yasui, Satoru Ito, Takeshi Yanagida, Yong He, Sakon Rahong, Masaki Kanai, Kazuki Nagashima, Hiroshi Yukawa, Noritada Kaji, Tomoji Kawai, Yoshinobu Baba

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Abstract

We report a highly-efficient separation of exosomes in 1 mL urine or serum using nanowire structures, and an extraction of exosomal micro-RNA(miRNA) from the separated exosomes. A series of procedures can be demonstrated with no any troublesome techniques, just only by introducing solution into nanowire structures embedded in microchannels. Such an easy analysis method for exosomal miRNA, especially from 1mL urine, could contribute to less invasive diagnosis and unknown biomarkers discovery.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication18th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2014
PublisherChemical and Biological Microsystems Society
Pages680-682
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)9780979806476
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
Event18th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2014 - San Antonio, United States
Duration: Oct 26 2014Oct 30 2014

Publication series

Name18th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2014

Other

Other18th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2014
CountryUnited States
CitySan Antonio
Period10/26/1410/30/14

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Control and Systems Engineering

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