LSD – a story shaping the future?
October 20, 2023 | 18:00 - 20:00
80 years ago, Albert Hofmann, in Basel, discovered the psychoactive effect of lysergic acid diethylamide, abbreviated LSD-25, a substance that still influences pharmaceutical sciences and medicine today. We invite you to learn more about this scientific stroke of luck, which Hofmann titled "my problem child".
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Matthias Emanuel Liechti, University of Basel & Dr. Frank Petersen Head of Natural Products Chemistry, Novartis.
Host: Julia Wentzlaff, philosopher and responsible for communication and marketing kHaus Basel.
This event will be held in German.