Department of Physiology


The Department of Physiology is one of the oldest Departments of the University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, Lahore. Being a very fundamental subject of the Faculty of Biosciences it serves as basis of academic architect. The Department has produced many renowned veterinarians. After the up-gradation of this Institute from College to University, the Department has assumed a wider role. Today, the Department offers Physiology to nine different undergraduate degree programs as well as postgraduate degree in Physiology independently. The Department also enjoys a learned faculty with four PhD and two MPhil.

Research Priorities

  • Basic and applied physiology
  • Stress Physiology
  • Metabolic, clinical and exercise physiology
  • Transport and electrophysiology
  • Environmental, behavioral and neurophysiology

Laboratory Facilities:

  • Clinical chemistry analyzer
  • Ussing chamber
  • Spectrophotometer
  • ECG
  • Osmometer
  • PCR
  • Fluorescent Microscope
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