Dr. Milda Plečkaitytė studied Biochemistry at the Vilnius University, Lithuania and graduated as MS in 1990. She then joined the research group at the Institute of Biotechnology, Vilnius. She received her PhD degree in 2006. She was a research scientist at R&D, Sicor Biotech (member of Teva group) from 2003 to 2008. She joined the Department of Immunology at the Institute of Biotechnology, Vilnius University in 2008 and appointed senior scientist position in 2015. She has published 26 research articles in SCI(E) journals.