ERIC Number: EJ277118
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
Reference Count: 0
An Inexpensive Rotarod for Behavioral Studies.
Longenecker, Nevin E.
American Biology Teacher, v45 n2 p96-97 Feb 1983
Describes contruction of an instrument which measures effects of reversible physiological changes on the motor coordination of laboratory animals. The "rotarod" is used to perform carefully planned, humane experiments which produce quantifiable results. A photograph and diagram of the apparatus are provided. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A