Phenotyping Equipment

Phenotyping Equipment

Bioresources offer a selection of phenotyping equipment for all users of the facility to utilize that can be booked through PPMS.

Behavioural phenotyping equipment available include a selection of mazes and arenas such as:

  • Y Maze
  • T Maze
  • Elevated Plus Maze
  • Open Field Arenas
  • Forced Swim Test Cylinders
  • Rotarod
  • All mazes can be used in conjunction with the Noldus Tracking System, located in the facility and also bookable through PPMS. See link below for more details regarding the Noldus system;

    Metabolic Monitoring of mice

    Bioresources also offer 16 Promethion Metabolic Monitoring cages as a monitoring service for users. These cages are available to be booked by Bioresources users, but due to their sensitivity and expense, this is run as a service. Please contact for further details on how to book the system. See the following link for details on the cages and their capabilities;


    Bioresources host state of the art Imaging equipment for phenotyping purposes, please see the Imaging page for full details.

    For any further enquiries, please contact

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