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pharmaceutical researcher

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