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Ulla K. E. Hedner Edit Profile

educator , research , company executive

Ulla K. E. Hedner, Swedish research and development company executive, educator. Recipient prize, Association Francaise des Hémophilies, Price Henri Chaigneau, 2000, Lifetime Achievement award, Novo Nordisk Aktieselskab, 2001, Business award, City of Malmo, 2005. Member of American Heart Associate, American Society Biochem Mol Biology, International Society Thromb Hemostasis, American Society Hematol, World Fed Hemophilia.

Background

Hedner, Ulla K. E. was born on July 15, 1939 in Malmö, Sweden.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Medical School University Lund, Sweden, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Medical School University Lund, Sweden, 1966.

Career

Professor University Lund, since 1987. Corporation vice president Novo Nordisk Aktieselskab, Bagsvaerd, Denmark, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in hemostasis came up with the idea for develop recombinant coagulation factor VII a. Research in treatment of severe bleeds primarily hemophilia patients complicate by the development of inhibitor of the protein they are lacking. Research in is approved for use in hemophilia with inhibitors acquired hemophilia and in thrombasthenia Glanzmann.

Membership

Member of American Heart Associate, American Society Biochem Mol Biology, International Society Thromb Hemostasis, American Society Hematol, World Fed Hemophilia.

Connections

Daughter of Eric H and Herta E Flodmark. Married Sven-Erik Bergentz, January 29, 1993 (deceased August 23, 2006). 1 child Kartin M. Church Hedner Zetterholm.

father:
Eric Hedner

spouse:
Sven-Erik Bergentz

child:
Kartin M. Church Hedner Zetterholm Hedner