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Lars Torkel Hellman

Lars Torkel Hellman, Swedish, American immunology educator, scientist. Wallenberg Foundation scholar, 1986-1991. Member Scandinavian Society for Immunology, European Cell Biology Organization.

Background

  • Hellman, Lars Torkel was born on November 8, 1955 in Norberg, Sweden. Son of Sven Birger and Rut Margit (Larsson) Hellman.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1985. Docent, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1991.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1986-1987, Brandeis University, Waltham, 1987-1988. Assistant professor immunology Uppsala University, 1988-1999, professor molecular and comparative immunology, since 2000. Consultant KabiGen, Stockholm, 1981-1986, Pharmacia Diagnostics, Uppsala, 1993-1994.

      Chief science officer Resistentia Pharmaceuticals AB, Uppsala, since 1998.

    Membership

    Member Scandinavian Society for Immunology, European Cell Biology Organization.

    Personality

    Interests

    Science, art, sailing, skiing, diving.

    Connections

    • father: Sven Birger Hellman
    • mother: Rut Margit (Larsson) Hellman
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    Born November 8, 1955
    (age 61)
    Nationality
    • 1985
      Uppsala (Sweden) University
    • 1991
      Uppsala (Sweden) University
    • 1986 - 1987
      Postdoctoral fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1987 - 1988
      Postdoctoral fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      Waltham, Massachusetts, United States

    Award