New research center at Department of Pharmacy – University of Copenhagen

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13 October 2016

New research center at Department of Pharmacy

New research center

Backed by DKK 40 million from the LEO Foundation, the LEO Foundation Center for Cutaneous Drug Delivery will form the basis of new research on skin and drugs. Behind the project is the Department of Pharmacy at the University of Copenhagen, where the center will also be located.

Understanding how drugs interact with skin has long been a challenge. Now, a new center at the Department of Pharmacy is set to become an international lighthouse in this research area, supported by a DKK 40 million grant from the LEO Foundation.

The Director of the new center 'LEO Foundation Center for Cutaneous Drug Delivery', Martin Malmsten, was formerly Head of Research at Uppsala University.

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