Working towards the next breakthrough

Jesper works in diabetes research at Novo Nordisk

In the film below, Vice President of Diabetes Protein & Peptide Chemistry, Jesper Lau talks about the scientific journey that he takes every day in designing new protein peptides. Working with a team of protein chemists and engineers, Jesper is constantly trying to understand "how nature works in details", so that he can design protein peptides that meet the clinical needs of people living with diabetes.


Engineering proteins is like putting pearls on a string

Diabetes research at Novo Nordisk

Our science is driven by a determination to improve treatment options and advance the search for a cure for diabetes. 

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