O2: Rodent Behavior

Date: Thursday, 26 May 2016
Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Swift Suite

Session chair: Gernot Riedel (Aberdeen University)


10:30 - 10:45 Correlation between behavioral and EEG components of prenatal hypoxed rats

Vera Alexandrovna Vokina, Larisa Michailovna Sosedova

Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution «East-Siberian Institution of Medikal and Ecological Researches», Russian Federation

10:45 - 11:00 Use Of Image Processing Techniques To Quantify Sensory and Motor Behaviors in Rodents By Measuring Whisker Movements

Robyn A Grant, Brett Hewitt

Manchester Metropolitan University, United Kingdom

11:00 - 11:15 Train the sedentary brain: Burrowing as a novel strength exercise method in mice

P. Roemers1, P.N. Mazzola1, H.F. Godthelp1, P.P. De Deyn2, W.J. Bossers3, E.A. van der Zee1

1Molecular Neurobiology, Groningen Institute for Evolutionary Life Sciences (GELIFES), University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands;2Department of Neurology and Alzheimer Research Center, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands.; 3Center for Human Movement Sciences, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

11:15 - 11:30 Longitudinal analysis of voluntary and evoked behavioral paradigms in chronic neuropathic pain and the effect of social isolation

Claudia Pitzer, Rohini Kuner, Anke Tappe-Theodor

University Heidelberg, Germany

11:30 - 11:45 Virtual Environment Training in Mice as a Naturalistic Platform to Enable Operant Behaviour

Jeffry Glennon

Radboud University, Nijmegen

11:45 - 12:00 Cognitive “omics”: Validation of potential drug targets on the basis of cognitive patterns

István Gyertyán1,2,3

1MTA-SE NAP B Cognitive Translational Behavioural Pharmacology Group; 2Semmelweis University, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy; 3Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychology, Research Center for Natural Sciences, MTA

12:00 : 12:30 Extra questions and discussion