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Assessing burrowing, nest construction, and hoarding in mice.

Deacon R - J Vis Exp (2012)

Bottom Line: This would involve modifying the home cage as well as making a mouse-proof connecting passage and food source.The present Oxford one simplifies the procedure and has a well-defined scoring system for nest quality.This home base was connected to a tube made of wire mesh, the distal end of which contained the food source.

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Affiliation: Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford. Robert.deacon@psy.ox.ac.uk

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Assessing burrowing, nest construction, and hoarding in mice.

Deacon R - J Vis Exp (2012)

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Bottom Line: This would involve modifying the home cage as well as making a mouse-proof connecting passage and food source.The present Oxford one simplifies the procedure and has a well-defined scoring system for nest quality.This home base was connected to a tube made of wire mesh, the distal end of which contained the food source.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford. Robert.deacon@psy.ox.ac.uk

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Related in: MedlinePlus