Matti Siika-aho

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1988 …2020

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Research Output

2003

A novel beta-1,4-xylanase from Trichoderma reesei

Vrsanska, M., Siika-aho, M., Saloheimo, M., Biely, P. & Tenkanen, M., 2003. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

A novel xylanase XYN IV from Trichoderma reesei and its action on different xylans

Tenkanen, M., Burgermeister, M., Vrsanska, M., Biely, P., Saloheimo, M. & Siika-aho, M., 2003, Recent Advances in Enzymes in Grain Processing. Leuven, p. 41-46

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Biotechnical methods for improvement of energy economy in mechanical pulping

Kallioinen, A., Pere, J., Siika-aho, M., Lehtilä, A., Mälkki, H., Syri, S. & Thun, R., 2003, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 99 p. (VTT Tiedotteita - Meddelanden - Research Notes; No. 2183).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Characterization of the activity profile in cellulases derived from recombinant strains of Trichoderma reesei

Zandona, F. A., Cancelier, P. D., Siika-aho, M. & Ramos, L. P., 2003, Applications of Enzymes to Lignocellulosics. Mansfield, S. D. & Saddler, J. N. (eds.). Washington, DC: American Chemical Society ACS, p. 285-303 (ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 855).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Effects of bacterial treatments on wood extractives

Kallioinen, A., Vaari, A., Rättö, M., Konn, J., Siika-aho, M. & Viikari, L., 2003, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 103, 1, p. 67-76 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

41 Citations (Scopus)

Methylobacterium sp. isolated from a Finnish paper machine produces highly pyruvated galactan exopolysaccharide

Verhoef, R., de Waard, P., Schols, H. A., Siika-aho, M. & Voragen, A. G. J., 2003, In : Carbohydrate Research. 338, 18, p. 1851-1859 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

24 Citations (Scopus)

Purification and characterization of Aspergillus β-d-galactanases acting on β-1,4- and β-1,3/6-linked arabinogalactans

Luonteri, E., Laine, C., Uusitalo, S., Teleman, A., Siika-aho, M. & Tenkanen, M., 2003, In : Carbohydrate Polymers. 53, 2, p. 155-168 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

21 Citations (Scopus)

Regioselective deacetylation of cellulose acetates by acetyl xylan esterases of different CE-families

Altaner, C., Saake, B., Tenkanen, M., Eyzaguirre, J., Faulds, C. B., Biely, P., Viikari, L., Siika-aho, M. & Puls, J., 2003, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 105, 1-2, p. 95-104 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

31 Citations (Scopus)
2002

A novel exo-acting xylanase XYN IV from Trichoderma reesei Rut C30

Tenkanen, M., Siika-aho, M., Saloheimo, M., Vrsanska, M. & Biely, P., 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

A novel xylanase XYN IV from Trichoderma reesei Rut C30 showing unique exo-action

Tenkanen, M., Saloheimo, M., Biely, P., Siika-aho, M. & Vrsanska, M., 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientific

Characterization of cellulases from deletion strains of Trichoderma reesei

Pereira Ramos, L., Zandona Vilho, A. & Siika-aho, M., 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientific

Development of bacterial pretreatment of spruce wood chips for mechanical pulping

Kallioinen, A., Siika-aho, M., Pere, J., Vaari, A. & Viikari, L., 2002, Cost E23 Action Biotechnology for Improving Pulp and Paper Processing: Grenoble, France, 28-29 November 2002. CTP Centre Technique du Papier, p. 5.1-5.5

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Enzymatic properties of the low molecular mass endoglucanases Cel12A (EG III) and Cel45A (EG V) of Trichoderma reesei

Karlsson, J., Siika-aho, M., Tenkanen, M. & Tjerneld, F., 2002, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 99, 1, p. 63-78

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

114 Citations (Scopus)

Enzymatic water management during paper manufacture

Buchert, J., Suurnäkki, A., Mustranta, A., Siika-aho, M. & Viikari, L., 2002.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

Feasibility study on biotechnology in mechanical pulping

Pere, J., Kallioinen, A., Siika-aho, M. & Viikari, L., 2002, Cost E23 Action Biotechnology for Improving Pulp and Paper Processing: Grenoble, France, 28-29 November 2002. CTP Centre Technique du Papier, p. 17.1-17.8

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Microbiological problems in paper machine environments

Alakomi, H-L., Kujanpää, K., Partanen, L., Suihko, M-L., Salo, S., Siika-aho, M., Saarela, M., Mattila-Sandholm, T. & Raaska, L., 2002, Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 97 p. (VTT Tiedotteita - Meddelanden - Research Notes; No. 2152).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

1 Citation (Scopus)

Monitoring on-line desalted lignocellulosic hydrolysates by microdialysis sampling micro-high performance anion exchange chromatography with integrated pulsed electrochemical detection/mass spectrometry

Rumbold, K., Okatch, H., Torto, N., Siika-aho, M., Gubitz, G., Robra, K-H. & Prior, B., 2002, In : Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 78, 7, p. 822-828

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

16 Citations (Scopus)

Structural elucidation of the EPS of slime producing Brevundimonas vesicularis sp. isolated from a paper machine

Verhoef, R., de Waard, P., Schols, H., Rättö, M., Siika-aho, M. & Voragen, A., 2002, In : Carbohydrate Research. 337, 20, p. 1821-1831

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

39 Citations (Scopus)
2001

A novel beta-1,4-xylanase from Trichoderma reesei

Vrsanska, M., Tenkanen, M., Siika-aho, M., Saloheimo, M. & Biely, P., 2001. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Applications of enzymes in pulp and paper industry

Siika-aho, M., Pere, J., Suurnäkki, A., Tenkanen, M., Buchert, J. & Viikari, L., 2001, 7th Brazilian Symposium on the Chemistry of Lignins and Other Wood Components: Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 2-5 September 2001. Universidade Federal De Vicosa, p. 327-339

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Biotechnical approaches for pitch removal

Suurnäkki, A., Mustranta, A., Siika-aho, M., Holmbom, B., Viikari, L. & Buchert, J., 2001, Paper Symposium Stock preparation in tight water systems, problems and solutions. p. 51-55 (Papiripar; No. 2, Vol. 45).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Characterization of cellulases derived from deletion mutants of Trichoderma reesei by ion-exchange chromatography

Zandona Filho, A., Siika-aho, M. & Ramos, L. P., 2001, 8th International Conference Biotechnology in the Pulp and Paper Industry (8th ICBPPI): Abstracts. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 142-143

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Characterization of the activity profile in cellulases derived from deletion mutants of Trichoderma reesei

Zandona Filho, A., Cancelier, P., Siika-aho, M., Fontana, J. & Ramos, L., 2001, 8th International Conference on Biotechnology in the Pulp and Paper Industry (8th ICBPPI): Abstracts. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 140-141

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Effect of bacterial treatment on the content of extractives in spruce chips

Jääskeläinen, A., Siika-aho, M., Vaari, A., Konn, J. & Viikari, L., 2001, 11th ISWPC International Symposium Wood and Pulping Chemistry: Vol. II Poster presentations. p. 253-255

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Homologous expression and characterization of Cel61A (EG IV) of Trichoderma reesei

Karlsson, J., Saloheimo, M., Siika-Aho, M., Tenkanen, M., Penttilä, M. & Tjerneld, F., 1 Dec 2001, In : European Journal of Biochemistry. 268, 24, p. 6498-6507 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

107 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of cellulases derived from deletion mutants of Trichoderma reesei on the degree of polymerization of fully bleached kraft pulps

Zandona Filho, A., Siika-aho, M., Silva, E. L. & Ramos, L. P., 2001, 8th International Conference on Biotechnology in the Pulp and Paper Industry (8th ICBPPI): Abstracts. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 299-300

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Influence of cellulases derived from deletion mutants of Trichoderma reesei on the physico-mechanical properties of fully bleached kraft pulps

Zandona Filho, A., Siika-aho, M. & Ramos, L. P., 2001, 8th International Conference on Biotechnology in the Pulp and Paper Industry (8th ICBPPI): Abstracts. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 297-298

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Mikrobiongelmat paperikoneella - miten mitata, mallittaa ja hallita?

Ylöstalo, T., Siika-aho, M. & Raaska, L., 2001, In : Automaatioväylä. 17, 3, p. 12-15

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Pre-treatment of wood chips by bacteria

Jääskeläinen, A., Siika-aho, M., Vaari, A., Konn, J. & Viikari, L., 2001, 8th International Conference on Biotechnology in the Pulp and Paper Industry, 8th ICBPPI: Helsinki, 4 - 8 June 2001. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 165-166

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Strains degrading polysaccharides produced by bacteria from paper machines

Rättö, M., Mustranta, A. & Siika-aho, M., 2001, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 57, 1-2, p. 182-185 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)
2000

An α-glucuronidase of Schizophyllum commune acting on polymeric xylan

Tenkanen, M. & Siika-aho, M., 2000, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 78, 2, p. 149 - 161 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

120 Citations (Scopus)

Aspergillus enzymes degrading arabino-1,4-beta-galactan and arabino-1,3-beta-galactan

Tenkanen, M., Luonteri, E., Laine, C., Suurnäkki, A. & Siika-aho, M., 2000, Proceedings 10th International Symposium Plant Polysaccharides 2000. 30

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Biomechanical pulping with enzymes: Response of coarse mechanical pulp to enzymatic modification and secondary refining

Pere, J., Siika-aho, M. & Viikari, L., 2000, In : Tappi Journal. 83, 5, 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Controlled modification of hemicelluloses and cellulose derivatives

Tenkanen, M., Saukkonen, V., Sandelin, M., Suortti, T. & Siika-aho, M., 2000, Abstracts of Papers, 219th ACS National Meeting. American Chemical Society ACS, BTEC 39

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Digestion of single crystals of mannan I by an endo-mannanase from Trichoderma reesei

Sabini, E., Wilson, K., Siika-aho, M., Boisset, C. & Chanzy, H., 2000, In : European Journal of Biochemistry. 267, 8, p. 2340 - 2344 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Endoxylanase II from Trichoderma reesei has several isoforms with different isoelectric points

Lappalainen, A., Siika-aho, M., Kalkkinen, N., Fagerström, R. & Tenkanen, M., 2000, In : Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry. 31, 1, p. 61 - 68 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

26 Citations (Scopus)

Enzymatic control of paper machine slimes

Siika-aho, M., Rättö, M., Piskonen, R., Buchert, J. & Viikari, L., 2000, Conference Microbiology in Papermaking: [a conference in the framework of COST Action E17]. p. 667 - 675

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Paperikoneen kiertovesien konsentroitumisen vaikutus mikrobien kasvuun

Ylöstalo, T., Salonen, K., Siika-aho, M., Suni, S., Hyötyniemi, H., Rauhala, H. & Koivo, H., 2000, Espoo: Teknillinen korkeakoulu. 55 p. (Teknillinen korkeakoulu: Säätötekniikan laboratorio. Raportti; No. 120).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Targeted enzymatic modification of cellulose, xylans and mannans

Tenkanen, M., Siika-aho, M. & Viikari, L., 2000, Proceedings of the European Symposium on Biopolymers: Food & Cosmetic Applications, Polymerix 2000: Rennes, France, 7-8 June 2000. Rennes, p. 81-86

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

The three-dimensional structure of a Trichoderma reesei β-mannanase from glycoside hydrolase family 5

Sabini, E., Schubert, H., Murshudov, G., Wilson, K. S., Siika-Aho, M. & Penttilä, M., 1 Jan 2000, In : Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography. 56, 1, p. 3-13 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

99 Citations (Scopus)

Trichoderma reesei cellulases and their core domains in the hydrolysis and modification of chemical pulp

Suurnäkki, A., Tenkanen, M., Siika-aho, M., Niku-Paavola, M-L., Viikari, L. & Buchert, J., 2000, In : Cellulose. 7, 2, p. 189 - 209 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

122 Citations (Scopus)
1999

A comparative study of two retaining enzymes of Trichoderma reesei: Transglycosylation of oligosaccharides catalysed by the cellobiohydrolase I, Cel7A, and the β-mannanase, Man5A

Harjunpää, V., Helin, J., Koivula, A., Siika-aho, M. & Drakenberg, T., 1999, In : FEBS Letters. 443, 2, p. 149-153 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

35 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption and activity of Trichoderma reesei cellobiohydrolase I, endoglucanase II, and the corresponding core proteins on steam pretreated willow

Kotiranta, P., Karlsson, J., Siika-aho, M., Medve, J., Viikari, L., Tjerneld, F. & Tenkanen, M., 1999, In : Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. 81, 2, p. 81-90 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

30 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of hemicellulases onto bleached kraft fibers

Gerber, P., Heitmann, J., Joyce, T., Buchert, J. & Siika-aho, M., 1999, In : Journal of Biotechnology. 67, 1, p. 67-75 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

12 Citations (Scopus)

Crystallization and preliminary X-ray crystallographic analysis of a Trichoderma reesei β-mannanase from glycoside hydrolase family 5

Sabini, E., Brzozowski, A. M., Dauter, M., Davies, G. J., Wilson, K. S., Paloheimo, M., Suominen, P., Siika-Aho, M. & Penttilä, M., 1 May 1999, In : Acta Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography. 55, 5, p. 1058-1060 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Enzymatic degradation of cellulose-based materials

Itävaara, M., Siika-aho, M. & Viikari, L., 1999, In : Journal of Environmental Polymer Degradation. 7, 2, p. 67-73 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

32 Citations (Scopus)

Paperikoneen kiertovesien konsentroitumisen vaikutus mikrobien kasvuun: MPKT 03

Ylöstalo, T., Salonen, K., Siika-aho, M., Suni, S., Hyötyniemi, H., Rauhala, H. & Koivo, H., 1999, CACTUS-teknologiaohjelma: Vuosikirja 1999. Helsinki: TEKES, p. 107-118 (Teknillinen korkeakoulu: Säätötekniikan laboratorio. Raportti; No. 120).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

1998

Alfa-Galactosidases of Penicillium simplicissimum: production, purification and characterization of the gene encoding AGLI

Luonteri, E., Alatalo, E., Siika-aho, M., Penttilä, M. & Tenkanen, M., 1998, In : Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry. 28, 2, p. 179-188

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Applications of Trichoderma reesei enzymes in the pulp and paper industry

Buchert, J., Oksanen, T., Pere, J., Siika-Aho, M., Suurnäkki, A. & Viikari, L., 1998, Trichoderma and Gliocladium. Harman, G. E. & Kubicek, C. P. (eds.). LondonBristo: Taylor & Francis, Vol. 2. p. 343-363

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleScientificpeer-review

Effects of cellulases and hemicellulase on the alkaline solubility of dissolving pulps

Rahkamo, L., Siika-aho, M., Viikari, L., Leppänen, T. & Buchert, J., 1998, In : Holzforschung. 52, 6, p. 630-634

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

25 Citations (Scopus)