Scientist: Dan Larhammar

Dan Larhammar ESMH scientistDan Larhammar is Professor Molecular Cell Biology at the Swedish University of Uppsala since 1994. He received a pharmacist degree in 1980, and a PhD at the Faculty of Medicine in 1984. Since 2007 he has been a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, and currently he is its president. His research concerns evolution, neurobiology, endocrinology and pharmacology. He also has a strong interest in the distinction between science and pseudoscience.

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European scientists unite against disinformation: ‘It can have severe consequences for human health and our economies’

A group of European scientists has made it their mission to raise awareness about disinformation, its mechanisms and its dangers. They belong to ALLEA, the European Federation of Academies of Sciences and Humanities. This organisation brings researchers from all over Europe together; in various working groups and projects they explore topics of high societal relevance ...