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AirLift Large allows performing high precision tests in awake behaving mice while continuing to use already familiar head fixation systems.
9,635 USD (ex-VAT)
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Do you have a system for head-fixing mice (during in vivo experiments on a tread mill or under full body restraint conditions) but wish to enable two-dimensional movement of the mouse? AirLift Large allows achieving full functionality of the Mobile HomeCage Large while continuing to use your familiar solution for head-fixing awake mice. For better integration with behavioral research, consider combining the AirLift Large with a locomotion tracking device. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for help with the locomotion tracking upgrade.
- Enables two-dimensional movement during experiments in awake mice;
- Allows incorporating locomotion tracking and other behavioral paradigms (if combined with the tracking upgrade);
- Low noise;
- Operates from standard laboratory air sources or a portable air pump.
- Dimensions (air dispenser): 720 X 570 X 43 mm
- Material: aluminum, plastic
- Air flow requirement: 120-150 L/min (air pressure 2,9 psi)
AirLift Large kit composition
- Air dispenser (large)
- Hose (3 m)
- Noise reduction unit
- Carbon cage: 325 X 70 mm, 325 X 40 mm, 290 X 70 mm or 290 X 40 mm
- 10 model 1 head plates (can be substituted with other models – specify at order)
- Noise reduction unit consists of a 300 mm hose with connectors and an air filter; it helps to further decrease the noise level of the AirLift Large and other Mobile HomeCage products;
- Ultralight weight carbon cage makes the movement practically effortless and helps to sustain the illusion of free navigation within the cage;
- Large selection of head plates accommodates different research needs.