LED Matrix Stimuli

Visual stimuli are used in a variety of behavioral neuroscience studies including those on perception, cognition, learning, memory, and decision-making. The visual stimulus is often the presence or location of illumination. Visual cues can range from a single...
Visual Discrimination with an iPad

Visual Discrimination with an iPad

In 2013, Kenneth Leising and colleagues from the Department of Psychology at the Texas Christian University published a series of visual discrimination experiments with rats using iPads as a cost-effective alternative touchscreen tool to use for behavioral...
Novel Gustometer for Human Taste Research

Novel Gustometer for Human Taste Research

Researchers at the Division of Technology and Innovation of Denmark and the German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke of Germany generate a novel gustometer for the purpose of meeting the demands of taste sensory system research in humans on behavioral,...
Open Skinner Box

Open Skinner Box

Katherine A. Scott shared the details about her Open Skinner Box on her blog Kscottz. ________________________________________________________________________________________________________ The Open Skinner Box is an open source operant conditioning chamber used to...
Homecage Task Training and Mesoscale Imaging

Homecage Task Training and Mesoscale Imaging

 Timothy H Murphy and colleagues from the Kinsmen Laboratory of Neurological Research and University of BritishColumbia, have developed, shared, and validated a homecage platform for automated task training and mesoscale brain imaging for mice....