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
Helix Lab is funded by the Novo Nordisk Foundation, Novo Nordisk A/S, and Novozymes A/S.