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Tech Talk - The Discovery of Hormone GLP-1

Come and join us for an interesting talk about the discovery of Hormone GLP-1 and its potential on October 25
Jens Juul Holst, Speaker

The next Tech Talk will focus on the discovery of the hormone GLP-1 and its significance in medicine. Professor Jens Juul Holst, who discovered the hormone in connection with stomach ulcer surgeries in 1986, will be the speaker.

Since the discovery, the pharmaceutical industry has successfully utilized this finding to develop medications for the treatment of diabetes and obesity.



Jens Juul Holst, Professor, University of Copenhagen


Date & Time: October 25, 15:00 - 16:00

Helix Lab is open for coffee and networking from 14:00-17:00


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