Professor Claes Henning is Associate Professor in Clinical Bacteriology from Umeå University. He started his career at The National Bacteriology Laboratory (SBL) in 1962, and has since been devoted to clinical microbiology and infectious diseases. Professor Henning has worked with clinical trials of antibiotics and diagnostics as well as quality improvement in laboratory operations. Professor Henning has more than 100 publications.

Beyond working at several Swedish hospitals, Claes also worked in United Arab Emirates (UAE) for over fifteen years, including Ministry of Health, General Health Services, Health Authority Abu Dhabi and Dubai Healthcare Authority.

Professor Hennings extended experience will help IDL Biotech to ensure that our current and future research is based on appropriate and validated methodologies. His appointment is a testimony to the importance we place on the scientific validity and robustness of our products.