Archives of Anatomy (official journal of Sociedade Anatómica Portuguesa | Associação Anatómica Portuguesa) is a scientific journal open to papers covering the areas of embryology and anatomy on its relation to morphogenesis, histology, cytology, cytogenetics, reproductive biology, developmental biology, anthropology, comparative anatomy, evolution, and aging.

Anatomy is a morphological science that cannot fail to interest the clinician.

Applications of anatomical research to clinical problems in the areas such as neurology, modern imaging techniques, and surgery will be welcome.

New methods of anatomical teaching and new forms of curricula will be considered for publication. Priority will be given to experimental studies.

Archives of Anatomy is a journal written for anatomists and clinicians with a special interest in anatomy.