PhD defence by Yue Xu

Development of Novel Allosteric Modulators for Neuroactive Steroid Binding sites at GABAA Receptors


Assessment committee
(Chairperson) Professor Flemming Steen Jørgensen, University of Copenhagen
Dr Dan Peters, DanPet AB, Sweden
Associate Professor Paola Conti, University of Milan, Italy

Professor Bente Frølund, University of Copenhagen
Scientist Jacob Krall, Xellia Pharmaceutics

Drug Design and Pharmacology

Graduate programme
Pharmaceutical Sciences

Place of experimental work
The experimental work took place at the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen and at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria.

Place of defence
The defence is conducted as a digital defence with partly physical presence.

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The physical place of the defence
Auditorium 3, building 12, Universitetsparken 2, 2100 København Ø

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