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Per Artur Sven Artursson

Per Artur Sven Artursson, Swedish pharmaceutical researcher. Recipient Research award The Swedish Foundation for Research Without Experimental Animals, 1994, American Pharmaceutical Association Ebert prize, 1997, European Federation Pharmaceutical Scientists Oroborus award, 2001.

Background

  • Artursson, Per Artur Sven was born on January 18, 1956 in Karlskoga, Sweden. Son of Sven Rudolf and Sivan Karin (Landsberg) Artursson.

  • Education

    • Master in Pharmaceutics, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1985. Docent, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1990.

    Career

    • Research pharmacist Medical Products Agency, Uppsala, 1986-1987. Visiting scientist Ciba-Giegy Pharmaceuticals, Horsham, England, 1987-1988. Assistant professor Uppsala University, 1988-1992, professor, since 1992.

      Academy sabbatical Genemedicine Inc., The Woodlands, Texas, 1996.

    Membership

    Fellow: American Association Pharmaceutical Scientists. Member: European Society Gene Therapy, American Society Gene Therapy, European Federation Pharmaceutical Scientists, Controlled Release Society, Swedish Pharmaceutical Society.

    Connections

    • Married Karin Ingegerd Höjer, June 3, 1989. Children: Sara, Björn.
    • father: Sven Rudolf Artursson
    • mother: Sivan Karin (Landsberg) Artursson
    • spouse: Karin Ingegerd Höjer
    • children: Sara Artursson
    • Björn Artursson
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    Born January 18, 1956
    (age 61)
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    • 1981
      Uppsala (Sweden) University
    • 1985
      Uppsala (Sweden) University
    • 1990
      Uppsala (Sweden) University
    • 1986 - 1987
      Research pharmacist Medical Products Agency
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1987 - 1988
      visiting scientist, Ciba-Giegy Pharmaceuticals
      Horsham, Pennsylvania, United States