Established methods for analyzing behavioral traits in mutant lines of mice allow researchers to understand the outcomes of genetic manipulations in the nervous system. A rigorous six-tiered behavioral phenotyping strategy is described. Recommendations are offered for the design of mouse behavioral testing suites in animal housing facilities.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|State||Published - Apr 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)