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Phenotyping in Mice Using Continuous Home Cage Monitoring and Ultrasonic Vocalization Recordings

Hobson et al., 2020

Current Protocols In Mouse Biology

Forward genetics identifies a novel sleep mutant with sleep state inertia and REM sleep deficits

Banks et al., (2020)

Science Advances

Drug-responsive autism phenotypes in the 16p11.2 deletion mouse model: a central role for gene-environment interactions

Mitchell et al., (2020)

Nature Research: Scientific Reports

Temporal dissociation of phencyclidine: Induced locomotor and social alterations in rats using an automated homecage monitoring system – implications for the 3Rs and preclinical drug discovery

Mitchell et al., (2020)

Journal of Psychopharmacology

The effects of microchipping C57BL/6N mice on standard phenotyping tests

Bains et al., 2020

F100 Research

Studies on long term behavioural changes in group-housed rat models of brain and spinal cord injury using an automated home cage recording system

Yip et al., (2019)

Journal of Neuroscience Methods

xLoss of Frrs1l disrupts synaptic AMPA receptor function, and results in neurodevelopmental, motor, cognitive and electrographical abnormalities

Stewart et al., 2019

Disease Models & Mechanisms

Regeneration of dopaminergic neurons in adult zebrafish depends on immune system activation and differs for distinct populations

Caldwell et al., (2019)

Journal of Neuroscience

Timing of host feeding drives rhythms in parasite replication

Prior et al., (2018)

PLOS Pathogens

Pharmacological validation of individual animal locomotion, temperature and behavioural analysis in group-housed rats using a novel automated home cage analysis system: A comparison with the modified Irwin test

Tse et al., (2018)

Journal of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods

Rodent Big Brother: Optimal Positioning of the Subcutaneous RFID Microchip Transponder for 24/7 Home Cage Monitoring in Rats

Tse et al., (2017)

Journal of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods

Rodent Big Brother: A Comparison to the Modified Irwin Test for Assessing Drug-Induced Changes in Activity and Temperature in Rates

Tse et al., (2017)

Journal of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods

Rodent Big Brother: Automated Video Recognition of Home Cage Behaviours in Safety Pharmacology and Toxicology Studies in Group-Housed Rates

Tse et al., (2017)

Journal of Pharmacological and Toxicological Methods

Assessing mouse behaviour throughout the light/dark cycle using automated in-cage analysis tools

Bains et al., (2017)

Journal of neuroscience methods

Automated recording of home cage activity and temperature of individual rats housed in social groups: The Rodent Big Brother Project

Redfern et al., (2017)

PLOS one

Analysis of Individual Mouse Activity in Group Housed Animals of Different Inbred Strains Using a Novel Automated Home Cage Analysis System

Bains et al., (2016)

Frontiers behavioural neuroscience

Tracking of individual mice in a social setting using video tracking combined with RFID tags

Armstrong et al., (2016)

Proceedings of Measuring Behaviour

Circadian rhythms in malaria parasites?

Prior et al., (2015)

University of Edinburgh Poster

Rodent Big Brother: Development and validation of a home cage automated behavioural monitoring system for use in repeat-dose toxicity studies in rats

Redfern et al., (2014)

Eurotox Poster

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