Per Brandtzæg was born on June 9, 1936, and died on September 12, 2016.
He was a Norwegian physician.
Per was a professor of medicine at the University of Oslo.
During November 2006, Per Brandtzæg was proclaimed Commander of the Order of St. Olav in recognition of his work.
Brandtzæg a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.
Per Brandtzæg was also known to the general public as a proponent to retry the case of Fredrik Fasting Torgersen.
Per Brandtzæg passed away at 80 years old.