UCLA Behavioral Testing Core

Facilities and expertise in the design, implementation, and analysis of behavioral experiments in mice and rats.

Services include: Light-Dark Box, Open Field, Elevated Plus Maze, Startle/PPI reflex, Ultrasonic Vocalization, Forced Swim Test, Morris Water Maze, Fear-Conditioning, Operant Touch Screen, Radial Arm Maze, Novel Object Recognition, Hot Plate and Tail Immersion sensory testing, Grip Strength, SHIRPA Primary Neurological Screening, Rota-rod, Balance Beam, Gait Analysis, Social Interaction and Recognition, and Optogenetic Studies including custom-made fiber optic implants.

Abha Rajbhandari