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biotechnology and enzyme technology scientist

Kurt Gösta Ingemar Nilsson, Swedish biotechnology and enzyme technology scientist. Achievements include patents for antibody immobilisation, antibody conjugates for enzyme immunoassay, synthesis of complex carbohydrates and carbohydrate based inhibitors of xenoreactive antibodies. Member Swedish Chemical Society, American Chemical Society, Biotransformation Club, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Nilsson, Kurt Gösta Ingemar was born on June 25, 1953 in Göteryd, Kronberg, Sweden. Son of Sven Gösta and Ebba Birgit (Karlsson) Nilsson.

Education

MSci. in Chemistry, University Lund, Sweden, 1976. DrSci. in Applied Chemistry, University Lund, Sweden, 1984. Postgraduate, University Lund, Sweden, 1984.

Career

Senior scientist Swedish Sugar Limited company, Malmö, Arlöv, Sweden, 1985-1987. Manager biotechnology Carbohydrate International, 1987-1988. Associate professor Chemical Center University Lund, since 1989, docent Chemical Center, 1991.

President, Chief Executive Officer Glycorex AB, Lund, since 1992. Consultant in field, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for antibody immobilisation, antibody conjugates for enzyme immunoassay, synthesis of complex carbohydrates and carbohydrate based inhibitors of xenoreactive antibodies.

Membership

Member Swedish Chemical Society, American Chemical Society, Biotransformation Club, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Pia Ingrid Elisabeth, July 30, 1983. Children: Jenny Ingrid Maria, Johan Martin Ingemar.

father:
Sven Gösta Nilsson

mother:
Ebba Birgit (Karlsson) Nilsson

spouse:
Pia Ingrid Elisabeth

children:
Jenny Ingrid Maria Nilsson

Johan Martin Ingemar Nilsson