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Botany is the area of biology that studies the plant kingdom. Botany encompasses the growth, reproduction, metabolism, development, diseases, ecology and evolution of plants.

Åsa Strand,  professor vid Institutionen för fysiologisk botanik
Understanding plant signaling systems for more resilient crops

Åsa Strand wants to develop robust crops to ensure food security for the world's population.

Believes in a change in GMO legislation

Stefan Jansson, professor of plant physiology, believes it's an ideal time to make legal changes.

Integrated Science Lab (Icelab)
We take a modelling approach for causal understanding and connect researchers from different backgrounds.
Open invitation to the IceLab Stress Response Modeling kick-off

Life science researchers invited to the launch of IceLab stress response modeling excellence center June 10-11

Sophia Harlid sits at a white table and smiles while talking to three researcher who have their backs to the camera.
AI for Images and Genomes, Cancer Research at the Lunch Pitch

Pitches: AI for image processing, understanding breast cancer risk and unravelling plant genome complexity.

Stefan Jansson framför asp på Umeå campus
SPPS awards Stefan Jansson for his contributions to plant science

Stefan Jansson receives a prize from the Scandinavian Plant Physiology Society

Stress Response Modeling at IceLab

A multidisciplinary complexity center formed to unveil universal principles and adaptive mechanisms in living systems under stress.

Duration 1 January 2024
Type of project Research project
Statistical Learning for Chronosilviculture
Research area: Botany, Mathematics, Statistics
Duration 1 February 2023 until 31 January 2025
Type of project Post-doc project
Does it have to be “first come, first served” for roots and plants?
Research area: Botany, Ecology
Duration 1 January 2020 until 31 December 2023
Type of project Research project
Are there glycosylated proteins in plastids?
Research area: Biological sciences, Botany
Duration 22 January 2008 until 1 February 2009
Type of project Research project
The role of some of the extrinsic proteins in the oxygen evolution mechanism
Research area: Biological sciences, Botany
Duration 22 January 2008 until 31 December 2009
Type of project Research project