First validation!

A project log for Automated mouse homecage two-bottle choice test v2

Version 2: A homecage-fitted apparatus for automated, photobeam-based detection of licks in a two-bottle choice task.

Lex KravitzLex Kravitz 08/15/2018 at 15:060 Comments

Earlier this week we assembled a sipper device and filled one tube with water and the other with diluted (1:2) chocolate ensure. We placed it in a mouse cage overnight.

Some glamour shots of the device in a mouse cage:

The next morning, guess what??  One tube was completely empty... the other untouched

First data!