Phenotyping home cage system PhenoMaster

Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities GmbH (VBCF)

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Large equipment

Short Description

TSE PhenoMaster

Contact Person

Sylvia Badurek

Research Services

The Preclinical Phenotyping Facility provides the following services:

- Characterisation of behavioral and metabolic phenotypes of mouse mutants and pharmacologically treated mice
- Experimental planning and design of behavioral test batteries
- Access to a wide range of state-of-the-art behavioral+metabolic testing equipment and paradigms
- Consultation service including training, instruction and assistance
- Protocol development for mouse behavioral models
- Data analysis, interpretation, and reporting

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

The PhenoMaster equips scientists of various different research fields with state-of-the-art technology for fully automated and perfectly synchronized metabolic, behavioural, and physiological monitoring – indirect gas calorimetry, food and liquid intake, locomotor activity, exercise, blood pressure, heart rate, biopotentials, and more – all these different aspects can be monitored within a single PhenoMaster system.

Allocation to Core Facility

Preclinical Phenotyping Facility

Sylvia Badurek
Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF)
+43 1 7962324 7060
The Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF) is a research institute providing access to state of the art infrastructure and advanced research services on a fee-for-service basis. Additionally, VBCF core facilities are open to all forms of scientific cooperation. Information on general conditions of cooperation and usage fees is provided upon request.