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researcher , Molecular biologist

Jens Adam Hansson, Swedish molecular biologist, researcher.

Background

Hansson, Jens Adam was born on January 14, 1970 in Stockholm, Sweden. Son of Åke and Synnöve Hansson.

Education

Master of Science in Molecular Biology, Lund University, 1998. Bachelor of Science in Zoology, University of Tasmania, 1995.

Career

Researcher Urology Department Lund University, Malmö University Hospital, Sweden, since 1998. Consultant Schering AG, Berlin, 2003, Novartis, Basel, Switzerland, 2000—2002. Sergeant Swedish Armed Forces, 1991-1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of Discovered that somatostatin (Special Security Team) receptor subtype 4 is up-regulated in prostate cancer cells. Special Security Team analogues represent a novel approach for the treatment of cancers. Research in Together with professor Per-Anders Abrahamsson.

    Described the phenomena neuroendocrine differentiation in prostate cancer, and its role in development of androgen independent cancer.

Connections

Life partner Yvonne Anna Olsson. Life partner Tyra Kälvesten. 1 child Elliot Adam Kälvesten.

child:
Elliot Adam Kälvesten Hansson