Simple apparatus for blocking small animal brains

Hilary A Brodie, David W M Shucard, Steven A. Hoffman

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A modification of previously described devices for blocking small animal brains is presented. The apparatus is easily constructed and allows for blocking at various angles of both fixed and unfixed tissue of most small laboratory animals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)439-441
Number of pages3
JournalBrain Research Bulletin
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1979
Externally publishedYes


  • Blocking of small animal brains
  • Brain histology
  • Electrode and lesion verification

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)


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