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Battery of Behavioral Tests Assessing General Locomotion, Muscular Strength, and Coordination in Mice
 

Battery of Behavioral Tests Assessing General Locomotion, Muscular Strength, and Coordination in Mice

Article doi: 10.3791/55491
January 23rd, 2018

Summary January 23rd, 2018

Behavioral testing is used in pre-clinical trials to assess the phenotypic effects of a disease or treatment on an animal's wellbeing. In order to globally assess motor functioning, we selected tests for general locomotion, muscular strength, and coordination: the open field test, the mesh test, and the rotarod test, respectively.

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