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Dr. Viktoria WEBER Professor of Applied Biochemistry and Vice-Rector for Research, Danube University Krems

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1985-1993 University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
1992 FEBS training on glycoconjugates, Lille, France
1993 Dr. rer. nat. techn.
1991-1994 Research fellow, Institute for Chemistry, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
1995-1998 Research fellow, Institute for Tumor Biology and Cancer Research, Medical University of Vienna
since 1999 Group Leader, Center for Biomedical Technology, Danube University Krems
2008 Habilitation (venia docendi) for Biochemistry, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
2010 Professor in Biochemistry, Danube University Krems
since 2010 Lecturer, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (Biotechnology)
since 2010 Vice-Rector for Research, Danube University Krems
since 2013 Head, Christian Doppler Laboratory for Innovative Therapy Approaches in Sepsis
since 2014 Head, Working Group Education, Europaean Society for Artificial Organs (ESAO)
since 2015 Lecturer, PhD-program Regenerative Medicine, Danube University Krems
since 2015 Chair, Center for Biomedical Technology, Danube University Krems

Memberships

ESAO - European Society for Artificial Organs (Board Member)
ÖGMBT - Österreichische Gesellschaft für Molekulare Biowissenschaften und Biotechnologie (Board Member)
ESS - European Shock Society
ASEV - Austrian Society for Extracellular Vesicles (co-founder and Vice President)

Publications

La Spina R, Tripisciano C, Mecca T, Cunsolo F, Weber V, Mattiasson B: Chemically modified poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) cryogel for the adsorption of heparin. In: Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B, 2014
Weiss R, Spittler A, Schmitz G, Fischer MB, Weber V: Thrombocyte adhesion and release of extracellular microvesicles correlate with surface roughness of adsorbent polymers for lipid apheresis. Biomacromolecules 2014
Buchacher T, Wiesinger-Mayr H, Vierlinger K, Rüger BM, Stanek G, Fischer MB, Weber V: Human blood monocytes support persistence, but not replication of the intracellular pathogen C. pneumoniae. BMC Immunology 2014
Schildberger A, Rossmanith E, Eichhorn T, Strassl K, Weber V: Monocytes, Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells, and THP-1 Cells Exhibit Different Cytokine Expression Patterns Following Stimulation with Lipopolysaccharide. Mediators of Inflammation 2013

Awards

Achievement Award, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, 1990
Young Investigator Award, European Society for Artificial Organs, 2001
Liese Prokop Award, 2008
Science2Business Award, 2017