Tiina Sikanen

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Description of research and teaching

 

Research interests

  • microfluidic total analysis systems, digital microfluidics
  • polymer microfabrication
  • electrokinetic separations
  • mass spectrometry
  • drug metabolism

International exchange activities

  • January-February 2014, research visit to University of Toronto, Wheeler group (prof. Aaron Wheeler), Dept. Chemistry and Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, Canada
  • September-December 2011, research visit to DTU Nanotech, ChemLabChip research group (prof. Jörg Kutter), Dept Micro- and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark

 

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Curriculum Vitae

 

Recent academic and scientific positions of trust

  • 01/2014 - 12/2017, Faculty council, Faculty of Pharmacy, UH (personal deputy member of council)
  • 04/2014 – 03/2018, Institute of Biotechnology, UH (personal deputy member of board)
  • 2015, Helsinki Challenge science competition and idea accelerator (leader of the semifinal team Generation Green)
  • 2015, The 19th MicroTAS 2015 Conference, Gueongju, Korea, October 25-29, 2015 (member of the Technical Program Committee )
  • 2015, Transducers'15 Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, June 21-25, 2015 (member of the technical Program Committee)

 Main academic and scientific awards and honors

  • 2014, Head marshal of the conferment ceremony of the Faculty of Philosophy, UH, May 2014
  • 2013, Young researcher award (participant) at the 63rd Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting for Chemistry, June 30-July 5, Lindau, Germany
  • 2010, Doctor Philosophiae Ultima (second highest ranking doctor) at the conferment ceremony of the Faculty of Philosophy, UH, May 2010
  • 2008, Doctoral thesis award, Finnish Mass Spectrometry Society
  • 2003, Master’s thesis awards, Faculty of Science, UH and Lars Grenman award

Latest publications

  1. Enzyme Immobilization: Overcoming the Pitfalls of Cytochrome P450 Immobilization through the Use of Fusogenic Liposomes (Adv. Biosys. 1/2019)

    Kiiski, I. M. A., Pihlaja, T. L. M., Urvas, L. M., Witos, J. M., Wiedmer, S. K., Jokinen, V. P. & Sikanen, T. M., 11 Jan 2019

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  2. Overcoming the Pitfalls of Cytochrome P450 Immobilization Through the Use of Fusogenic Liposomes

    Kiiski, I. M. A., Pihlaja, T. L. M., Urvas, L. M., Wiedmer, S. K., Witos, J. M., Jokinen, V. P. & Sikanen, T. M., 11 Jan 2019, In : Advanced Biosystems. 3, 1, 6 p., 1800245.

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  3. Accepted/In press

    Immobilization of proteolytic enzymes on replica-molded thiol-ene micropillar reactors via thiol-gold interaction

    Tähkä, S., Sarfraz, J., Urvas, L., Provenzani, R., Wiedmer, S. K., Peltonen, J., Jokinen, V. & Sikanen, T. M., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry.

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Latest activities

  1. Lääkeaineiden ympäristöriskin arviointi – Miten lääkealan tutkimus voi tukea ympäristötutkimusta?

    Tiina Sikanen (Speaker)
    12 Dec 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

  2. Rin­nak­kain - Lääk­keet, ter­veys ja ym­pä­ris­tö

    Tiina Sikanen (Member of organizing committee)
    12 Dec 2018

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

  3. Proceedings of MicroTAS (Journal)

    Tiina Sikanen (Programme Committee Member)
    11 Nov 201815 Nov 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

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Latest prizes

  1. ERC starting grantee

    Tiina Sikanen (Recipient), Jul 2012

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  2. Academy of Finland postdoctoral researcher

    Tiina Sikanen (Recipient), Aug 2011

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  3. Academy of Finland research fellow

    Tiina Sikanen (Recipient), Aug 2017

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Education

Title of docent (pharmaceutical chemistry)

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