Millions rely on us

At Novo Nordisk Research & Development, we focus on what we do best: developing life-saving treatments. It is our responsibility to take an innovative research idea and turn it into a product that makes a real difference to people requiring chronic care.

Our success is built on more than 90 years of innovation and commitment to patients

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More than 90 years of experience of working with innovative biological medicines and understanding patients’ lives has given us the core competences and scientific expertise to concentrate on selected therapy areas where we know we can make a real difference; diabetes, obesity, haemophilia, growth disorders.

Working here, you’ll join a team of highly-qualified, ambitious colleagues with a passion to bring better treatments to the people who need them.

Our growth - your opportunity

Being part of Novo Nordisk Research & Development means working in one of the world’s largest and most successful biopharmaceutical companies - and we’re growing!

Patients in focus

From molecule to market, our focus is always on the patient when developing best-in-class treatments. And joining us, you’ll be working in a team of highly qualified, ambitious colleagues with a shared passion and a common goal to develop high-quality products that improve the lives of people with serious chronic diseases.

Long-term thinking drives our activities

We pride ourselves on being a highly ethical company. We can keep our hearts in the right place, because we are owned by the Novo Nordisk Foundation: a non-profit institution that provides a stable basis for our operations.


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Talent in Novo Nordisk

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R&D website

Read more about our R&D strategy and research pipeline, our passion for proteins and our latest research publications at our dedicated R&D website.

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