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Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

We perform research, teach and inform about animal structure and function in health, stress, disease and production, from molecular mechanisms to whole animals.

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Manufacturing artificial spider silk has been a long-standing dream. Here, the Swedish National Television features AFB’s world leading research on the subject!


Equine Science Unit

We give the only university programme in Sweden that specialises in equine science. The Equine Science Program is unique because of it's combination of both theory and practical educadion.

For a long animal life in motion

This research is centered around three main themes: applied biomechanics, evaluation of pain and an exploration of artificial intelligence for more effective and faster diagnosing with the help of machine learning and computer vision.

European Workshop on Equine Nutrition 2018

Welcome to the 9th European Workshop on Equine Nutrition, August 16-18, 2018 in Uppsala, Sweden.


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Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

Head of department: Anna Jansson, 018-67 21 06
Deputy Head of department: Erika Roman, 018-67 28 43

Mailing address: Anatomi, fysiologi och biokemi, Box 7011, 750 07 Uppsala

Visiting address: Ulls väg 26, Uppsala