Arvid Carlsson

Arvid Carlsson

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: Swedish

Occupation: Scientist

Biography: Arvid Carlsson is a Swedish scientist who is best known for his work with the neurotransmitter dopamine and its effects in Parkinson's disease. For his work on dopamine, Carlsson was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2000, along with co-recipients Eric Kandel and Paul Greengard.