Lars Olson, Swedish neuroscientist. Recipient Wakeman award 1984, Kjzulch prize, Munich, Anders Jahre's prize Jahre Foundation, Oslo, 1995.
Olson, Lars was born on October 1, 1942 in Stockholm. Son of Bengt O.M. and Margareta A.E. (Sjogren) Olson.
Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1970.
Research assistant Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1963-1970, docent, 1970-1986, professor, 1986-1992, chairman department histology and neurobiology, 1987-1993.