Dan Larhammar (born April 1, 1956) is a Swedish academic who is professor in molecular cell biology at Uppsala University. His research concerns evolution, neurobiology, endocrinology and pharmacology. He received his pharmacist degree in 1980. In 2007, Larhammar was elected member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and serves as its President since 2018. He was the chairman of the Swedish Skeptics' Association 1998–2004. As a critic of pseudoscience he has mostly examined alternative medicine and creationism.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Dan Larhammar, född 1 april 1956, är professor i molekylär cellbiologi vid Uppsala universitet. Han forskar på signalämnen och hormoner i hjärnan med särskild inriktning på farmakologi och evolution. Larhammar avlade apotekarexamen 1980 vid Uppsala universitet och disputerade 1984. Han valdes in som ledamot av Kungliga Vetenskapsakademien 2007 och är sedan 1 juli 2018 Akademiens preses. Han var ordförande i föreningen Vetenskap och Folkbildning 1998–2004. Som kritiker av pseudovetenskap har han främst granskat alternativmedicin och kreationism. Larhammar har även framträtt som religionskritiker, och Humanisterna utsåg honom år 2000 till den första Hedenius-pristagaren, bland annat med motiveringen att han "med skärpa och patos försvarat vetenskaplig kunskap, rationalism och humanism". År 2016 tilldelades Dan Larhammar utmärkelsen Årets Farmaceut av Sveriges Farmaceuter. Utmärkelsen tilldelas i Sverige verksam farmaceut, som genom sina insatser inom den praktiska farmacin bidragit till att förstärka, utveckla eller befästa farmacins roll i samhället. (sv)
  • Dan Larhammar (born April 1, 1956) is a Swedish academic who is professor in molecular cell biology at Uppsala University. His research concerns evolution, neurobiology, endocrinology and pharmacology. He received his pharmacist degree in 1980. In 2007, Larhammar was elected member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and serves as its President since 2018. He was the chairman of the Swedish Skeptics' Association 1998–2004. As a critic of pseudoscience he has mostly examined alternative medicine and creationism. Larhammar has also appeared as a critic of religion and in 2000 he was the first receiver of the Hedenius Award, given by the Swedish Humanist Association with the motivation that he has "with sharpness and pathos defended scientific knowledge, rationalism and humanism". In 2016 Larhammar received the Pharmacist of the Year award, given by . The award is given to a pharmacist active in Sweden who through his or her work within practical pharmacy has contributed to strengthen, develop or consolidate the role of pharmacy within society. (en)
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 54629951 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 2825 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 986655236 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageWikiLink
dct:subject
rdfs:comment
  • Dan Larhammar (born April 1, 1956) is a Swedish academic who is professor in molecular cell biology at Uppsala University. His research concerns evolution, neurobiology, endocrinology and pharmacology. He received his pharmacist degree in 1980. In 2007, Larhammar was elected member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and serves as its President since 2018. He was the chairman of the Swedish Skeptics' Association 1998–2004. As a critic of pseudoscience he has mostly examined alternative medicine and creationism. (en)
  • Dan Larhammar, född 1 april 1956, är professor i molekylär cellbiologi vid Uppsala universitet. Han forskar på signalämnen och hormoner i hjärnan med särskild inriktning på farmakologi och evolution. Larhammar avlade apotekarexamen 1980 vid Uppsala universitet och disputerade 1984. Han valdes in som ledamot av Kungliga Vetenskapsakademien 2007 och är sedan 1 juli 2018 Akademiens preses. Han var ordförande i föreningen Vetenskap och Folkbildning 1998–2004. Som kritiker av pseudovetenskap har han främst granskat alternativmedicin och kreationism. (sv)
rdfs:label
  • Dan Larhammar (en)
  • Dan Larhammar (sv)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
is dbo:person of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is dbo:wikiPageWikiLink of
is dbp:leaderName of
is foaf:primaryTopic of