Department of Anthropology under Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Southern Denmark in Odense - called ADBOU - is dealing with cases of forensic anthropology investigation. Furthermore, ADBOU is one of in total two state institutions in Danmark, that store human bones from archaeological excavations for the museums.
The Collection consits of more thatn 16.000 skeletons, primarily from the Danish Middle Ages and the period after the Reformation.
Originally, ADBOU was short for Antropological DataBase at Odense University (now University of Southern Denmark). Nowadays it has become a name.