Brain and Behavior Animal Lab 1

Meeting location: GC 008 at 3:00 pm sharp (dress down)

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Activities: 

 

1.  lab coat distribution

2.  how to safely handle rats and mice

3.  humane use and treatment of lab animals - click here

4.  review of the elevated plus maze

5.  review of the inhibitory avoidance maze

6.  test and record maze performance for 4 rats - test in two
     rotating student teams

7.  visit the animal care facility and meet the mice

8.  review procedure for feeding mice their fruitloops

9.  animal care room maintenance responsibilities

10.  adjourn