Per Artursson Ph.D., Scientific Advisor

Per Artursson is professor in Dosage Form Design at the Department of Pharmacy, Uppsala University, Sweden where he heads the Drug Delivery research team. His research aims at understanding drug absorption, distribution, metabolism and elimination (ADME) at the molecular and cellular level in order to deliver drugs more effectively. His most cited papers deals with absorption prediction.

Professor Artursson´s work is focused on 1. Mechanisms and impact of drug transport. 2. Prediction of drug disposition and effects from in vitro and in silico ADMET models. He recently founded a collaborative research platform for drug optimization and pharmaceutical profiling (UDOPP) for academic researchers. He is listed as one of the worlds most cited scientists in pharmacology and toxicology and has received many research  international awards.