Title

Locomotor Behavioral Assessments [online video]

Document Type

Presentation

Original Publication Date

2015

Comments

An instructional brown-bag lunch talk for the general VCU health sciences community given in fall 2015.

Date of Submission

August 2016

Abstract

What questions should you ask when deciding on a behavioral/locomotor test for rodents? This talk covers how to determine which locomotor assay is best for your research, e.g. spontaneous activity, beam walking, rotorod, etc. Additionally, criteria to consider when determining the best test for translating an animal model to human conditions are discussed.

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VCU How-To Talks by Postdocs