Preclinical Phenotyping Facility

Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities GmbH (VBCF)

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Core facility (CF)

Short Description

Phenotypic screening of mouse behavior, metabolism, & physiology

The preclinical phenotyping facility (pcPHENO) provides state-of-the-art equipment and services for in vivo testing of mouse behavior, metabolism, and physiology.

After training and under expert supervision, researchers can perform experiments by themselves or use our services, ranging from planning and performing experiments to final data analysis and interpretation.

Contact Person

Sylvia Badurek

Research Services

- Characterisation of behavioral and metabolic phenotypes of mouse mutants and pharmacologically treated mice
- Metabolic measurements
- Cardiovascular and body temperature measurements
- Surgical services

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Sylvia Badurek
Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities (VBCF)
+43 1 7962324 7060
Vienna BioCenter Core Facilities (VBCF) offer state-of-the-art research infrastructure and scientific services to academic research institutes and companies in the field of Life Sciences at Vienna BioCenter and beyond. Our general cooperation conditions are available at (Downloads – VBCF General Cooperation Conditions). Information on usage fees is provided upon request by the core facilities.