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In memory of Arvid Carlsson (1923-2018)

Arvid Carlsson, professor of pharmacology at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, has passed away, at the age of 95. Arvid Carlsson was awarded The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his pioneering research on the signal substances of the brain.

“Sahlgrenska Academy misses both a very good friend and co-worker, but also an outstanding researcher. Arvid Carlsson is the originator of several major discoveries that led to dramatic improvements in quality of life for millions of patients with neurological and psychiatric disorders.”says Agneta Holmäng, dean at Sahlgrenska Academy. Read our news article

One of Nordic regions largest medical prizes awarded to Professor Claes Ohlsson

Claes Ohlsson, professor of hormonal regulation of bone metabolism and growth at the University of Gothenburg, has been named the recipient of this year’s Anders Jahre Senior Medical Prize. The prize, which is awarded by the University of Oslo, amounts to NOK 1 million, making it one of the largest in the medical field in the Nordic region.
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