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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

 

Keywords

  • 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 1991 2019

Metabolic signature of extracellular vesicles depends on the cell culture conditions

Palviainen, M., Saari, H., Kärkkäinen, O., Pekkinen, J., Auriola, S., Yliperttula, M., Puhka, M., Hanhineva, K. & Siljander, P. R-M., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Extracellular Vesicles. 8, 1, 12 p., 1596669.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Platelet-Derived Extracellular Vesicles

Gasecka, A., Nieuwland, R. & Siljander, P., 28 Mar 2019, Platelets. Michelson, A., Cattaneo, M., Frelinger, A. & Newman, P. (eds.). 4 ed. Academic press, p. 401-416

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Verisolujen solunulkoiset vesikkelit

Siljander, P., Valkonen, S., Laitinen, S. & Kerkelä, E., Apr 2019, In : Duodecim. 135, 7, p. 663-671 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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Projects 2010 2019

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 2007 2019

Natalia Koralewska

Pia Siljander (Host)
1 Apr 201928 Jun 2019

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

Oxidized LDL stimulates production of inflammatory extracellular vesicles by platelets

Pia Siljander (Speaker)
25 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

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

Course on Extracellular Vesicles

Maija Puhka (Member of organizing committee), Pia Riitta-Maria Siljander (Chair of organizing committee)
2 Oct 20184 Oct 2018

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

Isolation of EVs: Pre-analytic variables and centrifugation methods

Pia Siljander (Speaker)
4 Sep 20185 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

EV Core Web Pages

Mari Palviainen, Maija Puhka & Pia 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)

Biosciences

Facility/equipment: Equipment