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WEBINAR: USING TOUCHSCREEN OPERANT SYSTEMS TO STUDY COGNITIVE BEHAVIORS IN RODENTS

Now Available on Demand!

In this webinar experts will discuss turnkey solutions, referred to as Bussey-Saksida Systems, in terms of the animal environment, various behavioral Tasks, data analysis, methodology and prescribed best practices. In addition, information on integrating the behavioral Tasks with video tracking, optogenetics and electrophysiology will be discussed.

Key Topics

  • Animal test environments: Turnkey systems with various configurations, hardware and software requirements explained.
  • Behavioral Tasks and their flexibility: Translational to primate and human, broad choice of Tasks for different neuronal targets.
  • Results and interpretation: Data analysis sets included with Tasks.
  • Integration with other systems: Electrophysiology, optogenetics, video tracking.

Speakers

  • Julie Gill, Ph.D. - Product Manager, Europe
  • Matt Croxall - Neuroscience Product/Technical Specialist, United States

DR. TIM BUSSEY GIVING DISTINGUISHED LECTURE ON COGNITIVE TRANSLATION

Dr. Tim Bussey is giving a lecture on "Strategies for cognitive translation from animals to humans: neurogenesis, neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric disease" for the Collaborative Program in Neuroscience at the University of Toronto on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 11:00 AM.

For more information about this lecture and the Neuroscience Distinguished Lecture Series, visit the CPIN website.

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY ARTICLE ON BUSSEY-SAKSIDA CHAMBERS

Cambridge University recently published an article on their website about the Bussey-Saksida Touch Screen Chambers.

BUSSEY-SAKSIDA TOUCH SCREEN CHAMBERS IN DECEMBER 2015 LEARNING & MEMORY JOURNAL

Bussey-Saksida Touch Screen systems made the cover of the December 2015 Learning & Memory. The article is entitled: Deletion mice display cognitive deficits in touchscreen learning and novelty recognition tasks, and it is available in full text!

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CONTACT US

Lafayette Instrument Company
3700 Sagamore Pkwy N
Lafayette, IN 47904

Phone: (765) 423-1505
Fax: (765) 423-4111

info@lafayetteinstrument.com

Copyright © 2009 - 2017 Lafayette Instrument Company. All Rights Reserved.