Dr Samir El-Andaloussi
Senior Scientist Samir EL Andaloussi received his PhD in 2008 in Neurochemistry with Molecular Neurobiology at Stockholm University. After a postdoctoral stint at Karolinska Institutet working on delivery of RNA-based therapeutics, he moved to University of Oxford to work with extracellular vesicles (EVs). Since 2013 Samir is a Prinicipal Investigator for a growing lab at Karolinska Institutet, now with nearly 20 employees. His lab primarily focuses on developing non-viral drug delivery systems for nucleic acids and proteins with particular focus on production of engineered exosomes for delivery of biotherapeutics to treat genetic diseases. In addition, Samir in one of the Founders of Evox Therapeutics, being the Head of Exosome Protein engineering. Samir has published nearly 100 peer-reviewed articles on drug delivery and is co-inventor on 10+ patent and patent applications.