Prof Thomas NIELSEN
Visiting Professor
Costerton Biofilm Centre, University of Copenhagen

Dr Nielsen is a chemical biologist. A central theme in his research activities focuses on the synthesis and use of small molecules to understand biological phenomena, such as cancer and infectious disease, including the development of molecular libraries, biochemical and cell-based assays, miniaturised screening technologies, and bioactive materials. He has received several national and international scientific awards, and is the co-author of more than 60 journal publications/patents.