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  • PL 56 (Viikinkaari 9)

    00014

    Finland

1991 …2020

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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

2016- co-leader of the EV core facility, University of Helsinki

2013-  PI of Extracellular Vesicle Research (EV group), Department of Biosciences, Division of Biochemistry and Biotechnology and Division of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Helsinki

2009-  University lecturer in the Biochemistry of Health,  Department of Biosciences, Division of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Helsinki

2008    Academy Research Fellow (Academy of Finland), Department of Bio- and Environmental Sciences, Division of Biochemistry, University of Helsinki

2006-2008  Post doctoral researcher (Academy of Finland), Department of Bio- and Environmental Sciences, Division of Biochemistry, University of Helsinki  

2006 Adjunct professor (dosentti)

2005-2006  maternity and childcare leave

2004-2005  Senior Research Associate, University of Cambridge, Department of Biochemistry, U.K.

2000-2004  Research Associate, University of Cambridge, Department of Biochemistry, U.K.

1993-2000  Researcher and a PhD student, Wihuri Research Insitute, Helsinki, University of Helsinki

1990-1992 Research assitant Department of Serobacteriology and Immunology, University of Helsinki

 

Fields of Science

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • extracellular vesicles
  • exosomes
  • microvesicles
  • platelets
  • cancer
  • inflammation
  • atherosclerosis
  • Immunity
  • 317 Pharmacy
  • pharmaceutical biosciences
  • biomarker
  • cell signaling
  • ATMP
  • theranostics

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

Extracellular vesicles provide a capsid-free vector for oncolytic adenoviral DNA delivery

Saari, H., Turunen, T., Lohmus, A., Turunen, M., Jalasvuori, M., Butcher, S. J., Yla-Herttuala, S., Viitala, T., Cerullo, V., Siljander, P. R. M. & Yliperttula, M., 1 Jan 2020, In : Journal of Extracellular Vesicles. 9, 1, 24 p., 1747206.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Ticagrelor attenuates the increase of extracellular vesicle concentrations in plasma after acute myocardial infarction compared to clopidogrel

Gasecka, A., Nieuwland, R., Budnik, M., Dignat-George, F., Eyileten, C., Harrison, P., Lacroix, R., Leroyer, A., Opolski, G., Pluta, K., van der Pol, E., Postula, M., Siljander, P., Siller-Matula, J. M. & Filipiak, K. J., Mar 2020, In : Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis. 18, 3, p. 609-623 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Considerations towards a roadmap for collection, handling and storage of blood extracellular vesicles

Clayton, A., Boilard, E., Buzas, E. I., Cheng, L., Falcón-Perez, J. M., Gardiner, C., Gustafson, D., Gualerzi, A., Hendrix, A., Hoffman, A., Jones, J., Lässer, C., Lawson, C., Lenassi, M., Nazarenko, I., O’Driscoll, L., Pink, R., Siljander, P. R-M., Soekmadji, C., Wauben, M. & 4 others, Welsh, J. A., Witwer, K., Zheng, L. & Nieuwland, R., 1 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Extracellular Vesicles. 8, 1, 5 p., 1647027.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

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Projects

Prizes

Eberhard Mammen Young Investigator award

Pia Siljander (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prizes and awards

Scientific Conference Power Player

Pia Siljander (Recipient), 5 Sep 2017

Prize: Prizes and awards

Teaching award

Pia Siljander (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities

PhD supervisor of Zeynep Tavukcuoglu

Pia Siljander (Supervisor)
2020 → …

Activity: Examination typesMember of doctoral thesis committee / follow-up group

Platelet-derived extracellular vesicles: changes in the paradigm

Pia Siljander (Speaker)
5 Mar 20206 Mar 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Natalia Koralewska

Mari Palviainen (Host), Pia Siljander (Host)
1 Mar 201930 Jun 2019

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

International Society of Extracellular Vesicles Annual Meeting

Pia Siljander (Speaker: Chair)
24 Apr 201928 Apr 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

MOOC II on Extracellular Vesicles in Health and Disease

Pia Siljander (Participant)
2019

Activity: Other activity typesTypes for other activities - External teaching and subject coordination

Press / Media

EV Core Web Pages

Mari Johanna Palviainen, Maija Kaarina Puhka & Pia Riitta-Maria Siljander

15/02/2017

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Laadukas tutkimus ja opetus nivoutuvat yhteen yliopistonlehtorin työssä

Pia Siljander

27/01/2015

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Työelämäopinnot-työpaja

Pia Siljander

01/01/2015

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Equipment

Extracellular Vesicle - EV Core

Pia Siljander (Manager)

Facility/equipment: Equipment