A project log for Rodent Arena Tracker (RAT)

A low-cost system to track and report mouse activity while they are contained in simple arenas.

Lex KravitzLex Kravitz 03/20/2019 at 03:000 Comments

We made a simple PCB that includes a LiPo battery connector, a button for resetting the RAT, and a programmable BNC output that can be set to export speed, test pulses, or even when the animal enters a specific part of the arena, for a real-time-place-preference experiment: