Sune Persson was born in Landskrona Sweden in 1931 and grew up on the west coast of Sweden. He graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in Stockholm in 1960 and in 1967 received his PhD entitled 'On blood volume and working capacity in horses'. Sune pursued an academic career devoted to internal medicine and exercise physiology. He rapidly became Professor of Medicine in 1979 as the veterinary school moved from Stockholm to the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences in Uppsala.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
- veterinary (miscalleneous)
- Physiology (medical)