Studying Epilepsy in Awake Head-Fixed Mice Using Microscopy, Electrophysiology, and Optogenetics

Studying Epilepsy in Awake Head-Fixed Mice Using Microscopy, Electrophysiology, and Optogenetics

THU, OCT 8, 2020

Experts discuss how microscopy, electrophysiology, and optogenetics are used to study microglial calcium signaling and epileptic networks in awake head-fixed mice.

From Pregnancy to Menopause: Studies of Physical Activity, Behavior, and Energy Balance in Mice

From Pregnancy to Menopause: Studies of Physical Activity, Behavior, and Energy Balance in Mice

THU, OCT 1, 2020

Sharon Ladyman and Vicki Vieira-Potter share their research on the effects of hormones and pregnancy on daily activity in mice.

Functional Ultrasound (fUS) Imaging in the Brain of Awake Behaving Mice

Functional Ultrasound (fUS) Imaging in the Brain of Awake Behaving Mice

ON DEMAND

Experts discuss how functional ultrasound imaging in awake head-fixed mice can help advance basic neuroscience and neurovascular research, as well as preclinical drug discovery.

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

Obesity Webinar Series 2020

JUNE - DECEMBER 2020

A webinar series focused on late-breaking research and discovery relating to the physiological mechanisms of obesity-related disease.

Odor delivery with the 220A Olfactometer from Aurora Scientific

Odor delivery with the 220A Olfactometer from Aurora Scientific

TECH CAST

Chris Rand discusses the updated 200A Olfactometer from Aurora Scientific. He walks through setting up the system before sharing best practices, all while demonstrating the integral functions of the system.

Place Cell Mapping and Stress Monitoring in Head-Fixed Mice Navigating an Air-Lifted Homecage

Place Cell Mapping and Stress Monitoring in Head-Fixed Mice Navigating an Air-Lifted Homecage

ON DEMAND

Scientists present data on 2-photon imaging of hippocampal place cells and on stress monitoring in head-fixed awake behaving mice.

Harnessing EEG Methods to Improve Basic and Translational Research for CNS Disorders

Harnessing EEG Methods to Improve Basic and Translational Research for CNS Disorders

ON DEMAND

Dr. Robert Gould and Mike Girand discuss methods and applications for the use of EEG as a highly translational biomarker for sleep, substance use disorder and CNS disorders.