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    Activity
    A runway for the assessment of velocity and acceleration of small animals
    Individual IR beam activity monitor for mazes or home cages
    Modular activity monitor for use with normal home cages with easy integration with other systems for feeding, drinking, and metabolic performance.
    Automated animal activity meter for measuring locomotor activity, sterotypic movement, vertical movement, time in square, and animal path.
    A low-cost general purpose black and white video tracking system that operates on the principle of contrast
    Testing appartus for place preference behavior
    Quantitative measure of exploratory behavior
    A vertical array of 8, narrow, infrared beams used to create a series of horizontal beams in a vertical plane to act as a detection gate.
    Voluntary running wheel for mice with revolutions counter for spontaneous activity
    Standard on new systems and upgrades for old systems to incorporate the new, user friendly video tracking program.
    Designed to automate the processing of animal studies using "Morris" water type mazes
    Analgesia
    A rapid and efficient instrument for the screening of analgesia levels in small laboratory animals
    Assesses the downward force applied by each hind-limb as it relates to injury or inflammation discomfort.
    Easy to use instrument for determining pain sensitivity accurately and reproducibly in rats and mice
    TF-2 Tail-Flick analgesia/nociceptive monitoring product, featuring temperature measurements.
    Anxiety
    Mazes are the traditional tool in assessing learning and memory performance
    Classic "Vogel Test" designed to induce anxiety within a subject and monitor the response to drug by the administration of a mild shock after 20 licks on a sipper tube
    Avoidance Monitor
    An automated system employed in the testing of passive / active avoidance behavior
    Blood Pressure
    A non-invasive blood pressure monitor that can monitor systolic, diastolic and mean blood pressure precisely. One to eight rats or mice can be monitored.
    Blood pressure computer intended for accurate measurements of blood pressure in a variety of animals, from horses to mice, utilizing intravenous or arterial catheters and a blood pressure transducer
    Calorimetry
    Temperature and Light Controlled Enclosures
    A special version of the Oxymax Deluxe System that has been configured for use with large subjects (horses, cattle, etc.)
    A special adaption of our Oxymax calorimeter with dedicated oxygen and carbon dioxide sensor sets for each subject for the fastest possible calorimetric assessment time
    An open circuit indirect calorimeter for use with humans
    Comprehensive Lab Animal Monitoring System allows 24-hour, automated, non-invasive collection of several physiological and behavioral parameters
    Comprehensive Lab Animal Monitoring System allows 24-hour, automated, non-invasive collection of several physiological and behavioral parameters in standard home cages.
    Validation Tool for Oxymax Indirect Calorimeters
    An indirect open circuit calorimeter designed to measure the metabolic performance of a single subject
    An indirect open circuit calorimeter designed to simultaneously measure metabolic performance of multiple subjects that have similar ventilation needs
    Cardiac Output
    In addition to measuring cardaic output and the associated parameters, Cardiomax-III can be used to measure, display, and log ECG (EKG) with its own low level amplifier and two (2) blood pressures (DP, MP, SP, dp/dt)
    Coordination
    Allows measurement of lab animal recovery following brain or spinal cord injury
    Assesses the downward force applied by each hind-limb as it relates to injury or inflammation discomfort.
    Columbus Instruments' implementation of the classic rota-rod enhanced with features that assist monitoring and recording animal performance
    Data Acquisition
    General purpose input device that records behavioral events
    Low cost event counter with PC interface and Windows software
    A multi-channel, multi-device, multi-parameter data acquisition software program for Columbus Instruments' products
    Drinking
    Monitors contact between animal and water bottle sipper tube. Each contact indicates one lick from the sipper tube
    Uses a 20 microliter pump to deliver liquid to the sipper tube for volumetric drinking analysis
    End-Tidal CO2
    A unique device for end-tidal CO2 measurements in laboratory animals ranging in size from mice to horses
    Exercise
    A general purpose three (rats) or six (mice) lane animal exerciser utilizing single belt construction with dividing walls suspended over the tread surface
    This unique, single lane, treadmill for mice provides an unobstructed view of animal foot location on a clear tread belt.
    Allows each animal to exercise within an isolated space. An exercise belt, associated pulleys and optional stimuli are enclosed in a compartment which can be made air-tight
    Voluntary running wheel for mice with revolutions counter for spontaneous activity
    Feeding
    Comprehensive Lab Animal Monitoring System allows 24-hour, automated, non-invasive collection of several physiological and behavioral parameters
    Gait Analysis
    This unique, single lane, treadmill for mice provides an unobstructed view of animal foot location on a clear tread belt.
    Grip Strength
    Strength meters are employed in assessing neuromuscular function by sensing the peak amount of force an animal applies in grasping specially designed pull bar assemblies
    Mazes
    Mazes are the traditional tool in assessing learning and memory performance
    Mazes are the traditional tool in assessing learning and memory performance
    Mazes are the traditional tool in assessing learning and memory performance
    Mazes are the traditional tool in assessing learning and memory performance
    Mazes are the traditional tool in assessing learning and memory performance
    Mazes are the traditional tool in assessing learning and memory performance
    A vertical array of 8, narrow, infrared beams used to create a series of horizontal beams in a vertical plane to act as a detection gate.
    Designed to automate the processing of animal studies using "Morris" water type mazes
    Respiration
    Measures changes in pressure produced by an unrestrained subject respiring within an enclosed space. The changes in pressure reflect the depth of respiration while the cyclic variations of the pressure signal over time reveal respiration frequency (breaths per minute)
    Rotation
    A multi-station rotation monitoring system that records full and partial turning motion in small laboratory animals
    Startle Response
    Designed to accurately quantify the vertical component of motion associated with the startle reflex
    Temp. Enclosures
    Temperature and Light Controlled Enclosures
    Temperature
    A computer controlled multi-channel thermocouple thermometer
    Treadmill
    A general purpose three (rats) or six (mice) lane animal exerciser utilizing single belt construction with dividing walls suspended over the tread surface
    This unique, single lane, treadmill for mice provides an unobstructed view of animal foot location on a clear tread belt.
    Allows each animal to exercise within an isolated space. An exercise belt, associated pulleys and optional stimuli are enclosed in a compartment which can be made air-tight
    Provides means of monitoring and controlling shock delivery on any Columbus Instruments Shocker equipped Treadmill