Behavioral Core Equipment

Please be aware of the Guidelines for Subject Prep Work  PDF icon in the Behavioral Core.

301:

  • Conditioned freezing chambers

307:

  • Operant chambers
  • Running-wheel system

309:

  • Activity monitors
  • Startle/prepulse-inhibition chambers

321A:

  • Rope climb
  • Rotorod

321B:

  • Imaging station for water maze, elevated plus maze, circle maze, Y-maze, cross maze, light/dark, large open field, etc.

321C:

  • Discrimination chamber (tactile/olfactory discrimination, object recognition, social recognition/discrimination)
  • Ethanol sleep-time chambers
  • Grip strength meter

321D:

  • DigiGait automated gait analysis
  • Horizontal balance beam
  • Hot plate
  • Digital von Frey apparatus

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