Tove Larsen

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Phone +47 22856588
Room 167B
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 3 Farmasibygningen 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1068 Blindern 0316 Oslo

Professional interests

Preparation and physical characterization of formulations for drug delivery, with a special heart for nanoparticulate formulations like liposomal systems.

Characterization methods:
Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS), Electrophoretic Light Scattering (ELS), Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC),  Texture Analysis, Rheology

Laboratory courses in preparation of powders, capsules and tablets - and preparation/characterization of nanoparticles. 

Development and operation of the virtual learning environment for production and control of medicinal products.


Statens reseptarhøgskole
Prescriptionist (Bachelor level pharmacist)

University of Oslo
Individual topics: Biochemistry, Statistics, Physiology, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutics

Norges landbrukshøgskole (NMBU)
University pedagogy for engineers


  • Member, The Department Board, Department of Pharmacy (2022-2024)
  • Member, Promotion Committe, Department of Pharmacy (2008 - )


Teklu, Solomon; Gundersen, Lise-Lotte; Larsen, Tove; Malterud, Karl Egil; Rise, Frode. Indolizine 1-sulfonates as potent inhibitors of 15-lipoxygenase from soybeans. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 2005;13:3127-3139

Stensrud, G., Passi, S., Larsen, T., Sandset, P.M., Smistad, G., Mönkkönen, J., Karlsen, J., Toxicity of gamma irradiated liposomes. 1. In vitro interactions with blood components, Int. J. Pharm., 178 (1999) 33-46

Stensrud, G., Smistad, G., Ågren, T.L., Sande, S.A., Karlsen, J., Effects of gamma irradiation on the physical stability of liposomal phospholipids.. Journal of Liposome Research, 7 (1997) 503-528

Stensrud, G., Rantanen, L., Ågren, T.L., Smistad, G. and Karlsen, J., Effects of γ-irradiation on the phase transition behaviour of phospholipids as solids and liposomes, Progress in Drug Delivery System, V (1996) 9-12

Henriksen, I., Sande, S.A., Smistad, G., Ågren, T.L. and Karlsen, J., In vitro evaluation of drug release kinetics from liposomes by fractional dialysis, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 119 (1995) 231-238

Bjåen, A-K., Nord, K., Furuseth, S., Ågren, T., Tønnesen, H.H. and Karlsen, J., Polymorphism of chloroquine diphosphate, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 92 (1993) 183-189

Tønnesen, H.H., Smistad, G., Ågren, T. and Karlsen, J., Studies on curcumin and curcuminoids. XXIII: Effects of curcumin on liposomal lipid peroxidation, International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 90 (1993) 221-228

Smistad, G., Rolfsen, T., Ågren, T., Tønnesen, H.H., Roos, N. and Karlsen, J., Cryo-electron microscopy of fully-hydrated liposomes as a quality control method, Micron and Microscopica Acta, 22 (1991) 85-86


Tags: Pharmaceutics
Published Nov. 3, 2010 3:36 PM - Last modified Aug. 11, 2022 12:23 PM