Our Science

More than 750 scientists and specialists work in R&DAt LEO Pharma, we strive to pioneer scientific understanding of skin diseases. The long-term ambition of LEO Pharma R&D is to prevent and cure skin diseases by developing personalized solutions. We achieve this through targeted investments in R&D, strategic partnerships and acquisitions, as well as an increased focus on digitalization as a key capability for competitiveness. 

We are proud of our collaborative approach and how we work with specialists within and outside our company. It enables us to drive scientific advancements further and to pioneer medical dermatology, bringing about much needed progress for patients.

Pioneering together!

Together with our partners, LEO Pharma has built a strong pipeline in dermatology that covers several indications and addresses a wide range of medical needs. We are steadily expanding our pipeline with innovative topical, biologic and systemic treatments to bring life-changing medicines to people with skin diseases.

Today, people with skin diseases are treated with a wide variety of medicines such as topical creams and ointments, oral tablets and injectable biologics, depending on the severity of their disease. We acknowledge these different needs, and our aim is to discover and develop the safest and most effective treatments for all patient segments.

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