Introduction to SOCRATES

Society for Clinical Research and Translation of Extracellular Vesicles Singapore (SOCRATES) was registered in 2013 in the year of the Snake.

SOCRATES is a non-profit organization that aims:

  • To promote clinical research, application and translation of extracellular vesicles
  • To organize and hold events, meetings, and symposia related to extracellular vesicles
  • To raise awareness and publicity of extracellular vesicles
  • To become a platform for collaborations and combined research
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4th SOCRATES Scientific Meeting 2016


About Extracellular Vesicles

Extracellular vesicles, including microvesicles, microparticles and exosomes are abundantly present within the plasma and hitherto were considered as the “garbage bags” of the cells released in the plasma for removal.

This view has changed dramatically in the last few years.

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Events Gallery

Highlights of SOCRATES Scientific Meeting 2014