Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology – University of Copenhagen


Advancing the pharmaceutical sciences through research-based teaching and multidisciplinary, drug-related research – from the molecular to the clinical level.

Tomorrow's medicines

We focus on the development of drugs and knowledge about their therapeutic effects via basic and applied research.

Innovative partnerships

Our innovations are underpinned by academic, clinical and commercial partnerships, and we welcome new collaborative opportunities.

Pharmacists of the future

We help educate the pharmacists and drug design experts of the future through research-based teaching.

Find a researcher

Find an expert in natural products; medicinal chemistry; biostructure; molecular, cellular and systems pharmacology; and pharmacotherapy.