Fredrik Ek


Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Neurosciences


My research focus on whole brain functional calcium imaging in zebrafish larvae using selective plane illumination microscopy (SPIM) for neural activity mapping and to perform cross comparison with behavioral data for evaluation of CNS active drugs. 

Recent research outputs

Siva, K., Fredrik Ek, Jun Chen, Abdul Ghani Alattar, Sigmundsson, K., Roger Olsson, Wlodarski, M., Lundbäck, T. & Johan Flygare, 2019, In : SLAS discovery : advancing life sciences R & D. 24, 3, p. 304-313 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Freiburghaus, C., Venera Kuci Emruli, Johansson, A., Eskelund, C. W., Grønbæk, K., Roger Olsson, Fredrik Ek, Mats Jerkeman & Sara Ek, 2018 Apr 25, In : BMC Cancer. 18, 1, 466.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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