SPSE Center Evaluation

Friday, January 13, 2017
Last summer, the Danish National Research Foundation sponsored a review of Needham’s research group by an expert external panel, which gave the team its highest grade, denoting “Excellence from an international perspective”. The panel praised the center for having a well-trained staff of enthusiastic scientists and concluded the center is likely to “catalyze/establish a new approach to the development of diagnostics and therapeutics that will have a major impact”.

Summer internship of two students from Turkey

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Gülen Melike Demir and Özlem Coban, two PhD students of Industrial Pharmacy in Gazi University, Ankara, are currently doing a 2-months summer internship in our labs.

We are really glad to have them here working with us!

Christian Code gets an Industrial Postdoc position

Monday, June 20, 2016

Congratulations to Chris, who just got a 3-year Industrial Postdoc project in collaboration with the swedish company AAK A/S and two danish universities (SDU & KU), granted by the danish Innovation Fund.

David Needham awarded Honorary Doctorate from University of Nottingham

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Congratulations to Prof. David Needham, who has been awarded an honorary doctorate degree (Doctor of Science honoris causa) from the University of Nottingham in England. It was presented during the Pharmacy School's graduation ceremony, held on December 10, 2015.

Leena Karimi joins SPSE

Monday, October 12, 2015

Leena just joined our group, right after finishing her MS degree in Biomedicine also in SPSE/NanoCAN. Her project will be focused on cell screening, cytotoxicity and intracellular pathways, in particular in drug delivery and targeting studies in prostate cancer and prostate cancer stem cells.

Christian Code joins SPSE

Monday, July 20, 2015

Chris just joined our group as a postdoctoral researcher. He graduated in 2013 with PhD in Biophysics, Biomedical Engineering and Computational Science (BECS) by Aalto University (Finland), and has held different scientific positions in both industry and academia with an overall focus in biomedicine.

New lab facilities in SPSE/MEMPHYS

Monday, February 16, 2015

Our micromanipulation and chemistry labs are already set up and running!

Moving to new facilities

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

MEMPHYS and SPSE just moved from our old facilities to a newly inaugurated building in SDU. Just starting to unpack and shape up our new labs!

Amina Arslanagic, Kasper Glud and Prasad Walke join SPSE

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Amina, Kasper and Prasad just started their PhD studies in our group.

"Rejsegilde" of the new MEMPHYS/SPSE facilities

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

The traditional "Rejsegilde" (topping out) ceremony was celebrated yesterday in our new MEMPHYS/SPSE facilities, in which a garland with ribbons was hung from the topmost place of the building before the roof was placed. The tradition says this is necessary to appease the tree-dwelling spirits displaced in its construction.